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Jay & Lloyd's Kosher Deli

2718 Avenue U, Brooklyn, NY 11229-5052
+1 718-891-5298
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastrami” (24 reviews)
“knishes” (14 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Kosher
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2718 Avenue U, Brooklyn, NY 11229-5052
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jay & Lloyd's Kosher Deli Brooklyn the real deal! 471270122 I am a native New Yorker and this is the quintessential Jewish deli- the pastrami was served in heaping portions and was excellent. It was a pleasure to meet Lloyd who spent a good 20...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Order take-out using on-line ordering app the shop uses. When I got there just before my appointed pick-up time, it was minutes and my order was ready. Foolishly I did not double check the bags--sandwich, cole slaw, root beer (bottle), 2 big pickles, and some...More

Thank TWinThai
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This s place gets four stars for outstanding deli especially their pastrami and corned beef. Which come in over stuffed sandwiches. Nice rye bread and good mustard. To complete. They have de brown sodas and hot dishes that will make the mouth water. Service us...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Stopped here while I was on my Food Tour with Fat Dave and was soooo glad we did. Told Dave I had to have pastrami while in NY and he delivered. This was THE BEST pastrami I've ever had. Homemade pickles were fantastic too. Had...More

Thank debbie92284
Reviewed 2 June 2017

While visiting home, I was walking the area and came across Jay & Lloyd's, and I'm soooo happy that I walked in. There Pastrami and rye is a MEAL. I promise you that you will leave full and satisfied. It's a little pricey but it's...More

Thank mcemeadows
Reviewed 28 May 2017

......that is this restaurant's "motto." That said, we were in the mood for an "authentic" NY Deli experience. And, this place, by its looks and menu, fit the bill. The restaurant is a large dining room with simple tables and chairs. And, our orders were...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We stopped at Jay and Lloyds Kosher Deli on a tour with Famous Fat Dave for Pastrami but ended up more! We were so lucky to meet one of the owners-- the fabulous and wonderful Lloyd! He shared stories about his restaurant, took us on...More

Thank boochtoledo
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Think The famous Katz's deli and other similar NYC spots are great... I've tried them all. I'm a native New Yorker raised on this stuff. Let me tell you about an off-the-beaten-path spot called Jay & Lloyd's... First of all, let's have a laugh about...More

Thank NYCRoadWarrior
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The food is as good as it gets. They even have vegetarian and diabetic healthy choices. The corned beef and pastrami made on the premises are outstanding. Big sandwiches and the grandma-made specialties. One of the last authentic Jewish Delis left in the City. Worth...More

Thank drreinisch
Reviewed 23 December 2016

When I'm in the neighborhood, my appetite craves their pastrami, corned beef, or brisket. Always a tough decision.

Thank Vincent S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
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10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2718 Avenue U, Brooklyn, NY 11229-5052
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-891-5298
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