We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tropical Grill & Restaurant

2145 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York City, NY 10027-3026
+1 212-531-0233
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Nov 2016
“Sooooul Average”
25 Aug 2016
“Visited to Celebrate A Buddies Birthday”
Closed Now
2145 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York City, NY 10027-3026
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (9)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Very average soul food that I was very disappointed with. Buffet style eating even added to the average experience that was unfortunate.

Thank SeaHawk14
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Found this place by accident while waiting for my cousin to celebrate his birthday. The food is Caribbean on steroids. We had the chicken and salad and ribs. There was music playing and plenty of seating and no waiting. I let the pictures and menu...More

Thank LJClark34
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Friendly and courtesy staff great food and great prices very clean and tables nicely set up for family lunches or dinners

Thank Cookiebaby722
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I live in upstate ny but am in harlem to visit family and friends. I have literally had everything on the menu. Mainly because i buy to take back home which is almost three hours away. The food is great! The drinks are great(passion fruit...More

Thank jamqt38
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

This place is a jewel. The food is great and the price is right. When you want something quick and easy this is where you go. Everything is good. I highly recommend it.

Thank keithc195
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Yummy food from the Caribbean. Excellent food, good prices, large portions. Check out their menu. There are tables there but most people go for take-out. The line gets extremely long during lunch. It is even slow when you call in an order. There is a...More

Thank deegodeego
Reviewed 28 October 2014

My first time there food was very good and tasty. Large portions, line was very long but move quickly.

Thank Trudie G
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Reviewed 23 January 2008

good chicken and rice for lunch

1  Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
Nearby HotelsSee all 478 hotels in New York City
Aloft Harlem
748 reviews
.41 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites near Stadium
27 reviews
1.48 km away
Holiday Inn Express - Bronx NYC - Stadium Area
13 reviews
1.66 km away
Astor on the Park
1,574 reviews
1.72 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Sylvia's Restaurant
1,704 reviews
.26 km away
Jacob Restaurant
92 reviews
.28 km away
79 reviews
.26 km away
Corner Social
162 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Apollo Theater
515 reviews
.26 km away
Greater Refuge Temple
34 reviews
.27 km away
The Studio Museum in Harlem
64 reviews
.21 km away
Salem United Methodist Church
12 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tropical Grill & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2145 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York City, NY 10027-3026
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-531-0233
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing