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Starlight Deli

212 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3906
+1 212-840-1859
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“rye bread” (2 reviews)
“pastrami” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
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American, Delicatessen
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212 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3906
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely brilliant - good food and reasonable prices Needs more advertising so people know its out there - get there early as it gets busy quick. thanks for a good night.

Thank steve u
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Go for the experience not the food. I had the strangest pasta primavera dish, nothing like I had ever seen, was not good. Entertainment was totally worth it. Some talented people work there just waiting to be discovered.

Thank Renee R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Our group of 6 went for breakfast. The food was not very good, prices high. Entertainment was great.

Thank rdppvp
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Whilst in New York for a few days I dropped into Starlite Deli (right by Times Square) to get an authentic New York Pastrami Sandwich & Pickle for my lunch... It was everything I had hoped for, a juicy, tasty, warm and authentically satisfying experience....More

2  Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We recently had a Reuben and a Vegeterian whilst visiting NYC from Australia. The Reuben was good, certainly not great. It was quite greasy and not as large as some other reviews claim. Also we were charged $9 for the Reuben, I note in other...More

Thank mirojeanette
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I know that everybody raves about New York deli pastrami sandwiches, but on my annual visits to NYC, I always stop in at Starlite at least once for one of their amazing chicken cutlet sandwiches, complete with thick slabs of fresh mozzarella...fantastic!

Thank eggballdeluxe
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A real NYC pastrami sandwich from a real NYC deli--just what I was looking for and this place doesn't disappoint. They even sell my favorite Dr. Brown's Cream Soda. It's just off of Times Square--stop by for a sandwich or a bagel--you'll be glad you...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

I'm not one to eat in Manhattan near Times Square however when I do it has to be Starlight Deli. The best by far for any type of sandwich. They make it for you right then and there, very quick, very efficient, very tasty!!!! Definitely...More

Thank Nphotographer22
Reviewed 18 May 2016

If you want to eat in Times Square, take a walk 1 or 2 blocks west to 8th or 9th St. There are excellent delis on nearly every corner and the prices are much lower than on Broadway. A deli is the only place to...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 15 April 2016

It is New York and pastrami is a must! Be prepared to stand up or take out. Traditional New York Deli!

Thank Sue S
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 17:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 W 44th St, New York City, NY 10036-3906
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-840-1859
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