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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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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“sandwiches” (874 reviews)
“cheesecake” (755 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
All hours
CUISINES
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Kosher
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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854 7th Avenue at 55th Street, New York City, NY 10019-5216
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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1 - 10 of 4,420 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Good experience! Food was wonderful. The price is a bit high. But honestly we expected it to be pricey. The helpings of food are very large. Two of us ate off one order and still could not finish the food. They do charge you something...More

Thank Cr_family2013
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We had to queue for half an hour or so to get in and get a table. The table is tiny and you are sitting touching elbow to other diners. But the food was totally amazing! Piles of delicious meat in sandwiches, I love it!...More

Thank JLoJB
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A delis in NYC are interesting, service is quick, food selection, and expensive. I always love the sandwiches and soups, i.e., lox on bagels, pastrami on rye, and chicken soup. Their sandwiches can be ordered as gargantuan combos or open faced, go for it! You...More

Thank BigDMI
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is a must-go to place if you are in NYC. Don't get scared off by the lines or wait. Everything moves quickly. Get the corn beef, pastrami or brisket sandwich. My mouth is watering thinking about it!

Thank AJWNYC
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I'd read about how good Carnegie Deli was and that there are often queues outside just to get a table. So we went one evening when there were no queues and just a handful of people waiting to get seated. Overall, given the massive choice...More

Thank mjs_manc
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We waited in line outside the deli for about half an hour and hadn't moved as much as we hoped. We changed our plan and ordered our food to go. It was prepared promptly and worked out well for us. Be forewarned, however, order half...More

Thank SkipperBill2
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Waited two hours to get in. Then waited another 30 minutes inside. Once seated waited 20 minutes. When we asked waiter for water (we were famished.. it was 8 pm and we had traveled to city that evening), he said he would bring some over...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Having sampled all of the "Jewish" deli's over the years multiple times, it was sad to experience the last of the "Big Two" on its last nights. With the Stage gone since 2012, Carnegie was the last hold-out for the theater-goer. Yes, the portions have...More

Thank CulturedBacillis
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have eaten at the deli and although crowded and noisy, the food was great. I then ordered a 2 pound pastrami via internet. It is so full of gristle, it is totally inedible. The Carnegie has not replied to two e-mails or a phone...More

Thank kval2017
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This iconic place is unfortunately closing. Our last trip to NYC...the Carnegie was our first and last stop. Food awesome! The Carnegie will be missed.

Thank pinked_10_11
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 30
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
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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