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Fine & Schapiro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, Deli, Kosher
138 W 72nd St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10023-3347
+1 212-877-2874
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“cole slaw” (9 reviews)
“corned beef” (13 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Deli, Kosher
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138 W 72nd St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10023-3347
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been coming to this restaurant for 25 years. The best Pastrami (a little fatty the way it should be) on the Upper West Side. The best Split Pea Soup in the city. The best atmosphere if Jewish Deli is what you desire. The WORST...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Excellent food, huge portions, wonderfull service. Even the seven layer cake was delicious. Highly recommended!

Thank EtanM
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you want a real Jewish deli, this is the place. The food, once you make up your mind what to have, is outstanding. The portions are the usual--large. I had the mushroom barley soup--one size, which was a hefty and corn beef on rye...More

Thank W-Hartford_CT
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

After my nephew's graduation at Lincoln Center, we walked to Fine and Shapiro. We needed a kosher restaurant that was wheelchair accessible and that could accommodate a salt free diet. This restaurant scored on all of our needs. Tables were rearranged to seat 6 adults,...More

Thank Hope S
Reviewed 25 May 2018

A fine venerable kosher deli. Large sandwiches and the hot pastrami hit the spot. Service was spot-on and frendly

Thank theoax
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Was visiting NYC and had a craving or a real Deli. Went with my sisters. Food and waitress were good. If you grew up in NYC as I did, it is a real treat to eat at an authentic deli. You don't ind them in...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This place is a throwback in time probably to the 60's. It is not some swanky place. BUT the food is really excellent. I've had the pastrami and it is always delicious, juicy, never dry. The folks that work here are all very very nice....More

Thank 371j
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a great pastrami sandwich near my hotel and Fine & Schapiro was my choice. When I arrived, it was not that busy in the dining area (~530pm) but the deli was. I decided to dine in. With the cold weather I...More

Thank JeffandCarla
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This landmark deli serves up great corned beef, pastrami, turkey, roast beef, matsa ball soup, and other typical East European foods. The pickles are to die for. Ditto the cole slaw and the rye bread.

Thank Razzmataz
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Hands down, one of the best smoked meat sandwiches I have ever had. Serving sizes are just right for a later dinner.

Thank Andyshoes
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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10 June 2018|
Response from 371j | Reviewed this property |
Not sure have been there Friday night, no line
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 W 72nd St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10023-3347
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-877-2874
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