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Gershon's Deli & Caterers

1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
+1 518-393-0617
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (16 reviews)
“deli sandwiches” (11 reviews)
“pastrami” (11 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
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1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

My wife, daughter and I stopped at this awesome New York deli on our way back to Maine after visiting Union College. It is set up for dining in or take out. Really busy for take out. Basically place your order and "get out of...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Can't find a better New York style deli than Gershon's! It's a hustle and bustle kind of place but the food is great. It's not a big place so you might have to wait or get take out. The sandwiches are huge and they have...More

Thank Knittingchick
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We had a special occasion to take our Nephew to lunch. This place looked wonderful on the internet and since we were not familiar with area, we chose this place. From the minute we walked in, I knew it was wrong. The staff was friendly,...More

Thank Brendiesue
Reviewed 15 April 2016

ive been going here since my family did when i was a child.Looked forward to gershons on the weekends.My out of town brother always goes there when he is in town.We ger gershons cravings...

Thank lmiller199537
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I usually go for the cold cuts and bread. Roast beef and ham are especially good. They also have Perecca Italian bread and Mount Pleasant Bakery rye. We used them at work for luncheons and it is always very good. They also cater some of...More

Thank DaveM1016
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Great quality but the quantity lacked in comparison with NY City delis. It was later in the day near closing time and the manager appeared in a rush to close.

Reviewed 17 February 2016

Wonderful selection of sandwiches of all kinds and sizes MOSTLY BIG with terrific home made sides 3 kinds of cole slaw 3 types of potato salad, garlic dill pickles; there are triple-deckers, Rueben(s), homemade soups and much much more, so full you won't even go...More

Thank GMG1951
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We contacted Gershon's about providing a lunch on short notice for about 50 people, and they were able to make ups platters and salads for us and delivery by 1 PM.

Thank Bailey4u
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I get it, They have been around 100 years. The sandwich was good don't get me wrong, but it was nothing special. I ordered a lg sandwich on a french roll with a extra pickle. It was $12.50. Its just not worth that. Most deli's...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Gets pretty busy there so you may end up sharing a table. Service was excellent. Food was good; a bit pricey. I ordered the Roast Beef Sandwich on wheat with a lettuce and tomato. Fresh tasting. Complemented with a pickle but it would have been...More

Thank Walsh13k
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-393-0617
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