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Africa Kine Restaurant

€€ - €€€African
256 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-3570
+1 212-666-9400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
8 Jul 2017
“One of my favorite places to eat in NYC”
8 Jun 2017
“The worst”
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256 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-3570
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

I love Senegalese food and so far, Africa Kine has not disappointed. I recommend the grilled fish or the Dibi with salad. Don't forget to get a ginger drink. They have friendly staff but they could use a little customer service training in how to...More

1  Thank Zakiya M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I went with joyful expectations to this known restaurant in Central Harlem. It used to be in 116 street, now they are located at 134 street and 7th Avenue. We were two for dinner with reservation. We arrived, no one from the staff greeted us...More

Thank carpediem2011_11
Reviewed 21 August 2015

my friend dragged me here and even though i had never heard of it before i though it was really great!

Thank Venessa L
Reviewed 10 October 2013

This exceptional restaurant brings you for a short while to Senegal, with its authentic staff, ambiance and cuisine. The menu offers grilled beef, lamb, chicken, fish or guinea fowl or stewed lamb - all very delicious but not at all fat-free - with a choice...More

2  Thank Toni H
Reviewed 6 May 2013

The place is a little chaotic and the service is not exactly what you would call rigorous, but the food is delicious and the atmosphere is friendly and lively. Very much recommended for those who are open-minded and interested in a new experience. By the...More

1  Thank Stephane K
Reviewed 19 March 2013

I love the food they make in this place and the service is so professional. I like the space and the music is good it's just like being in africa all over again. Je suis guineene Mai's jadore bcp la nouriture Senegalaise

1  Thank Hadjasow224
Reviewed 8 September 2011

My husband and I walked in late night for dinner. Even though it was late night the place was still two hours from closing. We had a waitress who did not greet us when we walked in even there there was only one table with...More

1  Thank cleofk
Reviewed 24 June 2009

This is sort of a low key African diner type spot. The various fish preparations are quite nice. The fish is generally moist and accompanied by assorted starches and pickled onions and vegetables. The grilled chicken was remarkably tasty and moist. The lunch menu is...More

1  Thank DonPBrooklyn
Reviewed 21 August 2006

I was at Kine's on August 11 2006 and was delighted by the top notch service, the food (exceptionally good), the decor. Africa Kine restaurant is located in harlem an area populated by african immigrants specifically people from Senegal. I ordered the "yassa poulet" a...More

2  Thank mamoun_l
Reviewed 17 December 2005

If you are not attuned to African cuisine, you might want to skip the lamb dishes. The one we ordered was not all that pleasing to our unfamiliar American taste as happened before in a classy Ethiopian restaurant. The Africa Kine version of the national...More

2  Thank terryhallinan
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
12:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 256 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-3570
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Harlem
  • Neighbourhood: Harlem
  • Phone Number: +1 212-666-9400
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