Welcome to Harlem Hookah

Harlem Hookah is NYC’s premium hookah lounge with sophistication in shisha, spirits, and experience. Based in uptown Manhattan, Harlem Hookah bridges downtown chic with the modern renaissance of Harlem to introduce an unparalleled lounge and social oasis in the heart central Harlem.

Harlem Hookah is the only one of it’s type in Manhattan, with luxe decor, modern chic ambiance, lively energy, and a custom array of tobacco free shisha and spirits to make every guest feel embraced. Connoisseurs and new shisha enthusiasts will relax and mingle after work or on weekend nights while enjoying the comfort of retreating within the newest Harlem oasis.

We invite you to come and share in an experience like no other…..

The Owners

Owners, veteran NFL player Stephen Bowen (NY Jets, Washington Redskins, Dallas Cowboys) and his wife Tiffany are both NYC natives and hookah connoisseurs. As avid jetsetters, Stephen and Tiffany have spent years traveling the world and frequenting hookah lounges in their leisure time. With Harlem as their home, Stephen and Tiffany are dedicated to introducing their ardor around hookah and infusing it with their desire to promote Harlem culture within NYC nightlife scene through this new venture, “Harlem Hookah”. With the 2nd renaissance of Harlem at its peak, Harlem Hookah is a much needed addition to the Lenox corridor and to Harlem culture. Harlemites and New Yorkers abroad will be impressed with the experience and the ambiance that Harlem Hookah has to offer.

Harlem Hookah is the 1st of its franchise, as HH Bowen LLC seeks to expand the venture beyond NYC borders to multiple metropolitan markets, driving the experience within the hookah culture and establishing the brand as purveyors of sophistication in nightlife.

The Location

Harlem Hookah contributes to the culture and nightlife of the Renaissanced Harlem, offering a new and exciting destination on the Lenox corridor, Designed by Lawanna Wood, The ambiance of Harlem Hookah is an opulent lounge and dining space that combines a modern luxe feel with elegant detail extending from the floors to ceiling, leaving no feature overlooked. Interior elements such as the regal wood floors, state of the art sound system, plush
seating, and grand chandeliers make the style and sophistication come alive in this Harlem gem. The full service bar features seating for 75, a 60 inch HD TV for entertainment, and elegant mirrors that reflect the ambiance of the lounge at every angle.

With seating for 75 and capacity over 100, this boutique space is reflective of the texture that make Harlem Hookah such a go to destination for daily leisure and private events.

Interior Design – Lawanna Woods

Lawanna Wood has been designing beautiful interiors throughout the Dallas area for 16 years with her design company, Southern Accents Too. In every project, commercial or residential, her designs are tailored to meet the clients’ needs. “I want to create a space they’ll want to stay in – an inviting space with energy and warmth,” she says. “I do a lot of layering, combining things they have with new pieces. I strive to be creative and unusual with my projects.”

Lawanna has delivered that same excellence in aesthetic to the interior design of Harlem Hookah.