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NYC’s Best Undersung Delis

When it comes to New York delis, Carnegie and Katz’s get all the glory (and customers). Deservedly so, as these two restaurants consistently serve up excellent sandwiches. But several delis around town offer excellent versions of the same types of eats in far less crowded circumstances.

06/24/2014

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5 Great Pastrami Dishes (Not Sandwiches!) In NYC

New Yorkers love their pastrami, as evidenced by the long lines at institutions like Katz’s and newcomers like Mile End Deli. But these restaurants do something a little different with this cured meat: they take away the sandwich.

11/13/2013

Sandwiches lined up at Katz's Delicatessen - May 31, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Katz’s Caps Off 125th Anniversary Celebrations With Pastrami-Eating Contest

Major Eating League’s top-ranked pro Joey Chestnut was the champion, eating 25 half-sandwiches.

06/02/2013

Katz's Delicatessen at the corner of Houston and Ludlow Streets on the Lower East Side.   (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Katz’s Deli Celebrates 125th Anniversary With Charity Dinner, Pastrami Eating Contest

The New York City staple sits on the same Lower East Side corner at East Houston and Ludlow streets since first opening for business in 1888.

05/31/2013