With her passing yesterday at the age of 86, Sylvia Woods leaves behinds a legacy of amazing food and entrepreneurship. A Harlem staple, Sylvia's Restaurant (328 Lenox Ave.) has been a must-visit destination in NYC for nearly 50 years. As a testament to her business acumen, the restaurant blossomed into a nationwide brand, including cookbooks and food products.
From celebrities to politicians, people have traveled far and wide to dine at the famed restaurant. As a celebration of her life and work, we put together this collection of photos of celebrities eating at Sylvia's.
R.I.P. Sylvia Woods