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Sarge's Deli & Restaurant

) #164 of 9,274 Restaurants in New York City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Soups
548 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-3541
+1 212-679-0442
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“coleslaw” (41 reviews)
“pastrami” (81 reviews)
“chopped liver” (27 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Soups, Delicatessen, Kosher
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
548 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-3541
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First time visit - Sunday morning in search of a late breakfast. It's a deli/ diner that welcomes not regulars, extremely clean, and serves an abundance of quality food. Garden omelette was excellent, Western omelette the same, both served hot and timely. Ordered crisp bacon,...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Now that Carnegie Deli closed down, and that Katz became a tourist place similar to cueing for a museum, Sarge's resists in providing a real deli experience with all the good and bad things that can be comprised in it. If you go there, do...More

Thank Rob303631
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been to Sarge's many times and I am never disappointed. The restaurant is open 24 hours and the food is exceptional. If you are looking for a hearty breakfast, robust lunch or a super diner I recommend you visit Sarge's. The sandwiches are...More

Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 1 week ago

pastrami wrapped hotdog- enough said- Incredible. Must Must Must Must get- Got the corn beef and pastrami as well- fire!

Thank Johnakey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a very fun morning as part of the audience on The View, we went back to hotel to change into something much cooler. Had eaten very little all morning so we decided to walk to a great lunch and we found it at Sarge's...More

Thank Flickaboy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to Sarge's based the TA reviews and we were not disappointed. The menu selection is huge and since we were there at lunch time, 11-3, there was also a special lunch menu. The lunch menu had several specials that included...More

Thank DennisJB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Sarge's Deli & Diner after a shopping trip on Madison Avenue. I had given passing thought to giving Katz's a try, but the more I read about the place the more it seemed to be an unpleasantly crowded tourist trap. Sarge's seemed to be...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw Sarge's on one of those cooking channels, since I was in N.Y. Decided to get some food from there. Great menu for picky people, great selection of food from all spectrums of deli/diner food. Food is great and very nice portions for the money....More

Thank yotelnotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure why this place got so many high marks? The corn beef sandwich was below average and the service was even worse. The guy who worked the register on 7/2/17 at approximately 5:30pm was extremely rude. I suggest Majestic Deli in time square. Just...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I usually take out from there or have it delivered to my office as I found that service is a bit uneven and it is crowded with tables too close for my comfort. Food is a winner however. And the and pastrami is excellent. Found...More

Thank Allan S
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29 June 2017|
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Response from dgosul | Reviewed this property |
They were very good with coeliacs, very helpful, my wife had no problems. The waitress asked the kitchen. Hope this helps
2 March 2017|
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Response from Sarges348 | Property representative |
Yes,we are happy to accommodate you any way you would like, even if we custom prepare a dish. But the answer is yes 631/9264500 is my cell. Feel free to call me anytime after 8am est
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 548 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10016-3541
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-679-0442
  • E-mail
Sarge's Delicatessen Restaurant is one of New York's most favorite Quintessential Jewish Style delicatessen restaurants open seven days a week all year round. Celebrating our 52nd year, our reputation has been built on serving great homemade food, generous portions and a relaxing atmosphere. We are the true New York deli experience, the number one place for so many old world specialties. To many to mention, like our in-house cured corned beef and pastrami, homemade matzoh ball soup, cheese cakes etc. We have over 200 items on our vast menu, suitable for any type of palate. Choose from Steaks, Chops or Broiled Salmon to fabulous Salad's, Sandwiches and Burgers. We have food for the entire family. Not to mention Top shelf Liquor, some of the best deserts in New York, coffee and cappuccinos !!!! . Serving every kind of customer, Sarge's always hits the spot. With a rich history preserved in its old world decor- classic diner booths, real Tiffany's stained glass lamps, and of course the iconic wall of celebrity photos, Sarge's is the destination for the real-deal New York meal!!! Many of our guests have told us we are " New York's Best Kept Secret"
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