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Russ & Daughters

170 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
Why locals recommend it
From the green and red neon sign out front to the black and white tile floor, this modern deli has so much old school New York appeal. They carry an impressive selection of savory smoked fish and caviar, plus the sweet, cinnamon babka they make in-house is amazing. It’s crowded at peak hours, but I just take a number and scan the counters. They have a sweet and sour, quick-pickled cabbage salad that’s not behind the counter, but prepackaged in their refrigerated section that I sometimes dream about.
February 15, 2017

Tips from locals

February 12, 2020
100+ year old jewish appetizers. The lox are amazing, the best I've ever had. It's a great experience.
December 1, 2019
This place is awesome for smoked salmon, cream cheese, and bagels. You have to take a ticket when you get in and there are about 10 ppl behind the counter taking your orders. A New York must.
November 26, 2019
New York is famous for bagels. This place is historic and a must try for bagels and it’s wide assortment of toppings and smoked fish.
November 23, 2019
Old Jewish delicatessen with excellent quality.
July 21, 2019
Just below your stay! Amazing treats and bagels with all the goods customized!

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179 E Houston St
Manhattan, NY 10002
Phone+1 212-475-4880 ext. 1
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Thursday 8:00 AM
Credit cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor seating
Dining options
Take out, delivery
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