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West African grocery store(s) in Manhattan?

racer x Aug 6, 2011 03:39 PM

There used to be a West African shop on 9th avenue right by the Port Authority bus terminal.
It apparently moved or went out of business.
Does anyone know of any other West African grocery stores still open in Manhattan?

(or other boroughs if there are none in Manhattan?)

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    gutsofsteel RE: racer x Aug 6, 2011 03:41 PM


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      racer x RE: gutsofsteel Aug 6, 2011 03:43 PM

      Thanks, but anything more specific?

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        gutsofsteel RE: racer x Aug 6, 2011 03:51 PM

        116 - 125, between FDB and Lenox. All in there.

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          rose water RE: gutsofsteel Aug 16, 2011 06:57 PM

          Start at 116th btwn Lenox and FDB. Lots of shops on that two block stretch.

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            racer x RE: rose water Aug 16, 2011 10:36 PM

            Actually, I think that in that area the better options are around the corner on FDB between 116th & 115th.

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              gutsofsteel RE: racer x Aug 17, 2011 04:05 AM

              Also on SNA around 119...

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            squid kun RE: gutsofsteel Aug 17, 2011 12:45 AM

            Any particular favorites?

      2. JungMann RE: racer x Aug 16, 2011 05:34 PM

        New African Grocery is on 116th and Park. I haven't been inside so I can't vouch what part of the continent "New African" represents, but they're worth a phone call.

        New Africa Grocery
        112 E 116th St, New York, NY 10029

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