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The Carnegie Deli - CLOSED

854 7th Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019-5216
+1 212-757-2245
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“sandwiches” (866 reviews)
“cheesecake” (753 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
854 7th Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019-5216
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

We joined a long line outside Carnegie Deli to wait in the 20 degree temperature for dinner. After waiting over an hour, we were relieved to get inside and we were excited to have dinner at this iconic restaurant before a Broadway show. The chicken...More

Thank law92284
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I'm writing this review about my last and final visit, not about the many, many times I ate at it in its hay day. Sadly this New York landmark is closing Dec 31, 2016. It's taking its last dying breaths. Half the restaurant is already...More

2  Thank James S
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We queued for an hour and fifteen minutes to get in - partly due to the fact that this operation is closing down at the end of the month. The roast beef sandwich was delicious but the wine in its plastic glass and foil covering...More

1  Thank Cber51
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Great breakfast omelette Great atmosphere. Sad to hear it is closing in the new year. Saw someone having the pastrami sandwich it was huge. Need to get in training to try that one

Thank herries2116
Reviewed 17 December 2016

See nearly ate in here as it came recommended, but when we went in I looked at the menu and it just wasn't my kind of food, I also don't like those places where they seat you next to complete strangers #awkward. We did leave...More

1  Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Heard this was a good place to go, so we thought we would try it. Had a little wait in line, as the place is small and packed. But it was so worth the wait!! My partner and I ordered a Reuben and split it,...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is a very popular Deli, always lined up waiting to get in. Nice big sandwiches but sad news. It's closing it's door December 31 2016 was the flyer posted to the front glass

Thank Ran120
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We waited in line for about an hour to get into this place for lunch on a Monday. We've seen it on DDD and its pretty well known so we wanted to try it on our trip. The wait staff is not very pleasant, but...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

They said it's the best pastrami in town, not sure about that but it was yummy... i literally had 1 for all day meal.. like ate half for breakfast, more for late lunch and the rest early evening. Lol! Make sure you are hungry before...More

Thank Ditta T
Reviewed 14 December 2016

- Went here quite frankly because of its famous reputation and didn't really expect much. Was remarkably surprised and pleased when I found the food and atmosphere lived up to the famous reputation. The sandwiches we ordered were huge...large stacks of meat on incredible hoagies....More

Thank Kendot52
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 7th Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019-5216
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-2245
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