Chicken and Waffles in Queens New York
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Comfort and Soul Food in Queens

By Travel Savvy

    They say the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, and we have essentials to make you fall in love. There is nothing quite like diving into a hefty plate full of fried goods and hearty portions. Queens is full of delicious eateries but we have the lowdown on food for the soul (a.k.a soul food.)

Queens Comfort 1

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Queens Comfort

40-09 30 Avenue

Open Tuesday-Friday 11AM-4PM, 5:30PM-9:30PM; Saturday 10AM-3:45PM, 6PM-9:30PM; Sunday 10AM-3:45PM; Closed on Mondays

Feel like digging into a home cooked meal? Queen’s Comfort makes you feel right at ease with their homely ambience and food made with love. Savory dishes such as the Spicy Chicken & Bacon Enchilada, Cornflake Chicken & Waffle and more!

Manna's 2

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478 Rockaway Avenue

Open Monday-Saturday 11AM-9PM; Sunday 11AM-8PM

Feast your eyes upon an abundant selection of soul food, buffet style. There are fresh selections prepared daily whether it is chicken, home baked corn bread, or varieties of salads, Manna’s has a little something for everyone’s taste.

Meal and drink at Vibes in Queens 3

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143-06 Liberty Ave, Jamaica, NY 11435

Open Monday through Saturday 11AM-12AM; Sundays 11AM-8PM

With a slogan like "COME AND FEEL THE VIBES," who can resist? This top-rated hidden gem is a favorite among locals and tourist alike thanks to the moody lighting, RnB music, and arguably the best fried chicken in all of Jamaica. 

Lisa Ramos Knows Comfort Food 4

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Lisa Ramos Knows Comfort Food

Want to find even more NYC-area comfort food? We asked Queens local and Guy Code star Lisa Ramos for her favorite spots to grab comfort and soul food, and we certainly weren't dissapointed! 


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