With her passing yesterday at the age of 86Sylvia 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
1926-2012
 
Written by Julian Kimble (@JRK316)

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