BEST JEWISH FOOD IN NYC
Shelsky's of Brooklyn
Classic Jewish deli doling out creative smoked fish sandwiches, plus bagels with spreads & knishes.
141 Court St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
2nd avenue deli
Old-school restaurant serving blintzes, knishes & other Jewish fare, plus a variety of sandwiches.
162 E 33rd St, New York, NY 10016
No-frills deli with theatrically cranky service serving mile-high sandwiches since 1888.
205 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002
Jewish deli institution since 1908, known for smoked fish & not taking credit cards.
541 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024
Frankel's Delicatessen & Appetizing
Contemporary Jewish deli specializing in bagels with smoked fish, plus classic sandwiches & brisket.
631 Manhattan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222
Yonah Shimmel's Knish Bakery
Venerable NYC bakery/deli dispensing knishes, kugel & other Jewish comfort-food classics since 1910.
137 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002
LES institution preparing kosher bialys, bagels, sandwiches & babka.
367 Grand St, New York, NY 10002
Gourmet emporium specializing in smoked fish, caviar, coffee, cheese
2245 Broadway, New York, NY 10024
Ben's Kosher Delicatessen
Longtime kosher deli chain serving entrees, sandwiches, soups & sides. Some have dinning rooms.
209 W 38th St, New York, NY 10018
Zucker's Bagels & Smoked Fish
Bagels (plus a wide selection of toppings), smoked fish, sandwiches & more in a bustling space.
146 Chambers St, New York, NY 10007
There's borscht, blintzes & matzo ball soup on the menu of this old-school, circa-1940 kosher diner.
127 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003
Sarge's Delicatessen & Diner
Pastrami, matzo ball soup & other Jewish deli fare are found at this updated diner that's open 24/7.
548 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10016
mile end deli
Small spot drawing big crowds for smoked meat sandwiches & other Montreal-style Jewish deli staples.
97 Hoyt St, Brooklyn, NY 11217
Fresh take on old world favorites at the Jewish Museum
36 Battery Pl, New York, NY 10280
Bright, high-ceilinged bakery featuring handmade breads & baked goods, plus coffee & sandwiches.
18 E 16th St, New York, NY 10003
Russ & Daughters
Family-owned shop offering high-end smoked fish, caviar & New York-style specialty foods since 1914.
179 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002
ben's best deli
No-frills deli serving old-time kosher Jewish fare like pastrami & chopped liver since 1945.
96-40 Queens Blvd, Rego Park, NY 11374
Sable's Smoked Fish
Smoked salmon, sturgeon & caviar are the stars at this small shop
1489 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10075
Classic Jewish comfort food & vodka presented in a basement dining room studded with photos.
157 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002