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Sarge's Deli & Restaurant

) #167 of 9,242 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” (80 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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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed yesterday 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
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First night in town and I wanted really good Jewish deli food and boy did I get it. My friend told me this was the best in her opinion in Murray Hill where she lives. Portions are gigantic we had enough food for five people...More

Thank Johanna C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Sarge's after seeing them on a travel channel show. They did not disappoint! We got the corned beef and pastrami sandwich and it was delicious! I was a little surprised it was $19 just for sandwich but it was huuuuuge and my...More

Thank freedomspradley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great service, wonderful sandwiches! Hot pastrami was awesome and so was the French Dip. We will be back for sure!

Thank Scarlett D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, we had terrific pastrami and corn beef today, Juicy and smoked just right. But our waitress Barbara ignored us for close to 15 minutes, we had to flag her down and then she made lite of it, worth the trip but beware, will try...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a good lunch. Had a great corned beef sandwich. Excellent cole slaw and pickles on all the tables. Waitress was pleasant. Seating is tight.

Thank newyorkdoll4
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice NY Deli restaurant . The corned beef is really good. The service is comfortable and pleasant. Overall very good experience.

Thank Moti G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I loved this place. I saw it on Andrew Zimmer's show about good eats in Manhattan, and this one certainly fit the bill. The sandwiches are excellent, the corned beef can't be beat. I loved the cold borsch soup - best I've ever had. I...More

Thank funlonghorn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last October I went to a deli that was declared to be outstanding and it was dump. So on June 10 we began a weeks stay in New York and tried out Sarge's Deli. The service was poor; the server acted like we were intruding....More

Thank D S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious sandwiches. Portions are HUGE, even the "junior" size lunch sandwich offerings--I would definitely share a sandwich in the future.

Thank Jenn R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there anything on the menu for a vegetarian?
2 March 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
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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