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Best Soul Food Restaurants in Long Island City


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A photo of Five Spot Soul Food restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Soul food • Fort Greene
Five Spot Soul Food, in Brooklyn, crafts a succulent array of sophisticated Southern-inspired dishes made with passion and knowhow, served in its elegant and charming restaurant. The crispy Cajun catfish fingers and the homemade biscuits drizzled with honey butter make exceptional starter options. Some of Five Spot Soul Food's specialty entrée dishes include the sweet and savory fried chicken and red velvet waffle plate, the blackened salmon with candied yams and the anniversary smoked spare ribs with picnic potato salad, all of which are prepared to perfection. Handhelds, like the veggie Buddha burger and the oyster New Orleans-style po' boy sandwich, are great with a craft beer or signature cocktail.Five Spot Soul Food's daily brunch service is also popular with guests, particularly with plates like the old school bacon, egg and cheese sandwich on a pretzel bun and the chef's 3-egg omelette with grits.
A photo of GuestHouse restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Soul food • Williamsburg
Booked 4 times today
“GuestHouse” does more than feed the soul. Brooklyn’s newest Restaurant is in Williamsburg Brooklyn in an influential hub for fashion, music, food and nightlife. Williamsburg is where the fashionable chic trendsetters set the tone for the Big city excitement with a homely feeling which sets it apart from anywhere else. GuestHouse Restaurant & Bar embodies an intimate and effortlessly chic ambiance. Bringing you a City Vibe where Upscale dishes are on the menu. Everything we do is about serving you. Our Chef creates a variety of vibrant Soul, West Indian and unique dishes. Our 16’ LED bar is fully equipped with multiple big flat screen TV’s for entertainment where specialty drinks are created and served to meet your needs. We strive to provide excellent service, remain loyal to you, your tastebuds and most of all your time. Guesthouse is where chic meets social for an unforgettable dinning experience.
A photo of Filé Gumbo Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Soul food • TriBeCa
Booked 15 times today
Filé Gumbo Bar is receiving high praise for its exceptional Creole, Cajun, and Southern cuisine. Diners consistently commend the delicious food and excellent service, describing the restaurant as a haven for gourmet comfort food. They especially recommend the Charbroiled Oysters, the Crawfish & Crispy Okra Étouffée, and indeed the namesake Gumbo, praising it as the best in New York City. The bread pudding also stands out as an unmissable dessert. Patrons laud the restaurant's atmosphere, which is enhanced by live jazz music, evoking a genuine New Orleans vibe. The restaurant has been enthusiastically endorsed, with many customers promising to return for another fulfilling dining experience.
A photo of The Simpson Restaurant & Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Soul food • Fort Greene
Booked 20 times today
The Simpson Restaurant & Bar is more than just another Caribbean restaurant in Brooklyn; it's a destination for an authentic and distinctive Caribbean dining experience. Emphasizing the importance of fresh ingredients, flavorful dishes, and a welcoming atmosphere, the restaurant has earned rave reviews from its patrons. The food is said to be consistently fresh, delicious, and served hot, with a presentation chef-level patrons agree is top-notch. Standout dishes include Jerk Fried Rice with Pork, Oxtails, Jerk Pork, and Curry Goat, all with exquisite taste. Additionally, the restaurant is recognized for its remarkable service, with staff often going the extra mile to accommodate special occasions. Whether it's a birthday or a simple family dinner, The Simpson Restaurant & Bar makes for an unforgettable culinary journey.
A photo of Sugar Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Soul food • Upper West Side
Booked 2 times today
Sugar Bar is an acclaimed comfort food restaurant renowned for its exquisite dining and entertainment offerings. Customers commend the eatery for its tasty and plentiful servings, reflecting a menu brimming with comforting classics such as fried chicken, crab cakes, blackened salmon, and more. Its drinks also come highly recommended, particularly the Sugartini. According to reviews, the quality of both food and service is consistently high, with one patron even going as far as requesting recipes from the chef. In addition, the live shows and tranquil ambiance contribute to the overall dining experience, making it a beloved spot for celebrations and relaxed nights out.
A photo of Beatstro restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Soul food • Port Morris
Booked 12 times today
Beatstro is a renowned restaurant celebrated for its impeccable American cuisine. Patrons rave about the great food and superior ambiance. Known for its live DJ and hip-hop decor, Beatstro shines as an establishment that is always a vibe. The food is frequently praised as flavorful, served beautifully, and the portion sizes are generous. The casual yet lively atmosphere is often noted as engaging, creating a fun space where customers can enjoy their meals while soaking in the hip-hop and old-school music. The consistent mention of fantastic service, affordable prices, and tasty dishes solidifies Beatstro's reputation as a top choice for American cuisine.
A photo of Hot Butter Soul Supper Club restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Soul food • Pennsauken
Hot Butter Soul is truly where purpose meets culinary excellence. Chef Keeya brings you the ultimate soulfood experience through her “Couture Soulfood”. Come have a seat and be captured by our eclectic decor and catch the vibe!HBS Reservation Rules:* Our latest reservation time available from Wednesday -Saturday is 5:30pm. Our latest reservation on Sunday is 2:30pm BRUNCH is ONLY served on Sunday and is by reservation ONLY. NO RESERVATIONS will accepted after those times. * Reservation duration is (90) minutes. * Reservations that are not confirmed through the open table reminder email will be CANCELLED. * Reservations are held for (15) minutes pass your scheduled time. If you have not arrived by that time your reservation will be CANCELLED.* Large group reservations that exceed (8) guests will require a deposit.* Large groups of (8) or more will be required to pre-order their meals.*We DO NOT split checks. * We are a BYOB establishment.
A photo of Shawnees China Soul restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Soul food • Teaneck
Shawnee's China Soul, a modern and intimate BYOB dining experience located in Teaneck, New Jersey, serves an array of Soul fusion plates curated and prepared by founder and owner Shawnee. Whether fine dining with a private party in "The Rose Room" or mingling in our bar area, The restaurant offers a setting for whatever the occasion. Designed solely by Shawnee herself, her vision blossoms as a place filled with love and creativity. With seating up to 100, China Soul has personality at every turn with its graffiti walls in the bar etched with her family's names or the custom VIP section in The Rose Room. Welcome to an experience you will surely not forget.
A photo of Island Soul Restaurant & Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Soul food • West Babylon
Welcome to Island Soul Caribbean Restaurant & Bar, a cozy intimate space located on Sunrise Highway in Lindenhurst, NY. We offer Caribbean & American style comfort food in a romantic and laid back atmosphere with a fun and eclectic staff. We have a full service bar with several large screen T.V.s with your choice of several types of beers & wines along with classic and Caribbean style cocktails. Come dine in style with us in subdued lighting, elegant seating, live music, and be enchanted by our warm and unmatched hospitality. Join us for happy hour or check our event calendar for our weekly events!
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