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Eppes Essen

105 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
+1 973-994-1120
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“pastrami” (21 reviews)
“rye bread” (9 reviews)
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American, Soups, Kosher, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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105 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The most expensive deli in the world - and the help knows it. However owns or runs this place should be ashamed of him or her self.

Thank raymond p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went down to a Dr's visit in Livingston and asked for a recommendation on a Jewish Deli. The nurse didn't hesitate and gave me directions. It is without question the best Hot Pastrami sandwich I have had since Kartzman's Deli and Bakery in Newark/Irvington closed...More

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Always good. Always filling. We usually split 1 order. It makes enough for 2. Lox and bagel- the best. Hot pastrami - yummmm

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A special place to go for remembering what delis used to be like. Over stuffed sandwiches, all the side dishes you would expect. Service tries very hard, but it seems like the deli counter and kitchen make service slow. The prices are high for the...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 8 May 2017

For those who thought you had to go to NYC for great pastrami and old school jewish cooking think again.This establishment has kept me fed and happy for 18 years Do not miss the chicken soup

Thank Howard A H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We usually come here on a Friday evening. I have never gotten the corned beef or pastrami, but people who have dined with me have and it is a meal for the next 3 days. There is so much meat it is a wonder you...More

1  Thank AnnaMaria F
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We did take out. The light sandwich specials are a bargain. Soup, sandwich , pickles etc. and soda. Our Pastrami, Turkey and Corned Beef sandwiches were excellent.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I grew up on the best deli anyone could ever eat as my Dad worked at Tabatchnicks in West Orange right up until it burned down. I live In Delaware and I don't miss a chance to stop at Eppes when I'm back visiting family....More

Thank SMGleb
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Eppes is the only real old time Deli i have found in NJ. the sandwiches are huge, everything is as good as you remembered it to be and the service is great. most sandwiches are big enough to split, the Reuben should never be eaten...More

Thank Funfat
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Mom was racing towards a 100th birthday in December but a November party made better sense for those travelling. Eppes Essen was an easy choice -- the owner had worked at a fabled NYC deli. High marks from the Brooklyn family. The food was terrific,...More

Thank Peter H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
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08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +1 973-994-1120
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