Sincerely, Harlem

The Afro Luncheonette

$67

If you are over on Lenox and 140th across the street from the Woolworths, you could hop in and grab a signature toasted three decker sandwich at the Afro Luncheonette. The bacon and tomato was .50¢ or if you're splurging get the baked ham and cheese at .60¢...those were the lunch favorites. A King size Coke to wash it down for another .10¢ and a Deluxe Tulip Sundae from the Fountain with 2 dippers of ice cream, fresh fruit, whipped cream, crushed roasted nuts and of course that cherry on top will set you straight for .25¢. All that will only set you back $1.00 with a tip for the soda jerk. Of course you'd have to go back to the early 60's, because the Afro Luncheonette and those prices are gone! But man 'o man would I like to meet you there for a bite!       

It's a bodega now. 

This rendition of the Afro Luncheonette was commissioned for Sincerely, Harlem by the lovely and talented Jessica of Ana Handmade. 

Make a statement in any room with this framed poster, printed on thick, durable, matte paper. The matte black frame that's made from wood from renewable forests adds an extra touch of class.

• Alder, semi-hardwood frame
• Black .75” thick frame
• Acrylite front protector
• Lightweight
• Hanging hardware included

(Please allow 10-14 days to arrive) 

Recently viewed