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Carnegie Restaurant - CLOSED

1361 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1508
+1 800-233-5445
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (44 reviews)
“cheesecake” (30 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
1361 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1508
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

OK, so it is not cheap, you are packed in like sardines, but it is kind of the New York deli atmosphere that makes it kind of fun. Aside from the price of a sandwich all I can say is if you like pastrami, yes...More

Thank jet2022017
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Being tourists, coming here was on my wife's list of places to go. Got the matza ball soup and pastrami sandwich. Both were really good. Be prepared for the crowd, as with anything in New York.

Thank Magnus_MacGregor
Reviewed 8 March 2017

excellent place and great deli sandwiches they are HUGE ...i think one sandwich can easily feed two people but a must see place in midtown ...

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a gorgeous little deli that was recommended by a friend and didn't dissapoint.. It has a hustle and bustle with a great NYC vibe. The cheesecakes are absolutely enormous!!!! We had to take photos they were really tasty too!! The mac n cheese...More

1  Thank lizgaffney1973
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Went for breakfast 3 times and the food was lovely but the staff were quite abrupt and came across as rude but the food was such good value for money that we kept returning

Thank Beccy C
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We waiting in line for 2 hours on its last day of business and was so worth it! Sandwiches were amazing!! Good luck Maria (owner), it was so nice to meet you!

Thank TiffFest
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is like visiting the west wall for a north London boy. Simply put 'legendary'. I've returned numerous times over the years and it's never disappointed but then it's an institution and they only get that status by always making the grade. Great atmosphere that...More

Thank Brudda J
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Defiantly a tourist stop and they know it. Line ups to sit inside the restaurant were sometimes 2+ hours.(Take out was 5-10 minutes) Sandwiches are expensive, but sounds like the restaurant is closing, so its a chance to experience some of NewYork's history. The Sandwiches...More

Thank Randi S
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is really New York. The portions are simply gigantic I hardly believe that it could be possible to finish a plate the Matzo balls resemble large tennis balls everything is huge!!!! This is what makes this deli a must visit whilst in NYC on...More

Thank Jelswiss
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went for breakfast as it was across the road from our hotel Expensive place, but the portions are massive and I saw several people eating there who really should not have! Had two giant poached eggs...a big chicken? Husband had what looked like a six...More

Thank molly21
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1361 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1508
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 800-233-5445
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