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A Taste of Seafood

59 E. 125th St. New York, NY 10035 | East Harlem | 212-831-5584

Location Description:

This palace of fried seafood leapfrogged over 125th Street recently into glamorous new digs. Thankfully, the fried whiting sandwich is as good as ever: three crisp, lightly breaded fillets deposited on white or whole wheat; squirt on the sauce from the phalanx of bottles on the counter. Hint: The tartar and the Tabasco make a lovely pair. At the new location, catfish plays a bigger role, and there are a couple of whole fried fish available, including porgy and pink snapper. A good number of the fish are local and sustainable, and there"s a upstairs dining room that can accommodate just about any size crowd. Note: Chicken wings are particularly large and luscious.


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Details

  • Cuisine(s): African, Seafood
  • Hours: Sun 1pm-6pm, Mon-Thu 7am-9pm, Fri-Sat 7am-10pm
  • Price: $
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch, Snack Food
  • Alcohol: None
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Parking: Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Features: Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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