El Malecon

Latin American, Caribbean, Spanish
$ $
4141 Broadway (at W 175th St.)
New York, NY 10033
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am
6:00am - 1:00am



  • Try the tres leches - This tres leches cake is so good, you'll swear there are seis leches in it. Really, leave room for dessert, or just skip dinner entirely and get this.
  • Try the Pollo Estilo Malecon - Some of the best roast chicken you'll ever have.
  • So glad I live so close to this amazing restaurant! You get enormous amounts of food for so cheap. And it tastes amazing! Get the 1/2 chicken, yellow rice, pinto beans, and sweet plantains for $13!
  • The Mangu for breakfast is heavenly
  • Best known for roasted chicken, try their pork "mofongo" (mashed plantains with fried pork bits), or have breakfast and have the mangu (also mashed plantains for breakfast with side of friend cheese!
  • Best chicken in the city. Get some rice, beans and totones on the side.
  • order the salmon salad. delicious and huge. easily feeds two.
  • Spanish food (rice and chicken are great portions for prices), the tres leches dessert is yummy
  • The best Mofongo!!!
  • Mofongo and chicken with rice & beans - that's all you really need here. You will feel full and happy.
  • If you're going to a show at the United Palace Theatre, Malecon is right across the street.
  • My mother always says Dominicans know exactly what to do with a whole chicken. I couldn't agree more.
  • Absolutely delicious Domincan food. Portions are large & prices are cheap. I had mofongo de chicharones & tostones along with fresh orange juice... I was hungry! But still took 1/2 of it home
  • Good dominican food!
  • Get the whole chicken, rice and beans. $12 lunch for two. I think this is the best chicken on the planet.
  • Chicken, yellow rice, black beans... HEAVEN!!!
  • Best chicken ever
  • Good restaurant, but keep in mind there's 1,000 other Dominican restaurants in The Heights that are cheaper and just as good.
  • No matter what u order, even take out, the service is perfect & speeeedy. And then the food es magnifico!
  • Baked beef ribs are the best from the tuesday's specials.

Nearby places

4140 Broadway (at W 175th St)
1 Margaret Corbin Dr
351 Fort Washington Ave (at W 173rd St.)