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Buddy's Kosher Delicatessen

21501 73rd Ave, Bayside, NY 11364-2928
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good67%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pastrami” (6 reviews)
“sandwiches” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
21501 73rd Ave, Bayside, NY 11364-2928
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great place for lunch to have some kosher dogs and knish's. Pea soup is out of this world as well as their chicken dish which is sons of tasty and tender. Lots of kosher delights and pastrami sandwhiches and don't forget the cream soda!!! Very...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 December 2016

To be honest, there aren't many Kosher Deli's in the area! The food was good, with ample portions and quality. There were about 20 people there when we visited, and all looked like they were enjoying their meals. The service was hectic and somewhat erratic...More

Thank Anbrugo
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great Kosher deli! Fantastic chicken noodle matzo ball soup, and excellent pastrami. Rreally great turkey meatloaf sandwich, too. In spite of Kosher delis not being "in" right now, Buddy's was completely full when I was in there on a Saturday for lunch.

Thank David P
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I mostly come here for take out but there are a number of tables should you decide to eat in...This is a friendly local Jewish deli that quickly processes orders and the food is very good...it is a no frills eatery and really the only...More

Thank omar47
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A great place for lunch, dinner or just a noche. I have been coming to Buddy's since I moved into the neighborhoold 20 years ago. The food is great. The dinner specials are reasonably priced. If you are not in the mood for a full...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

On our way to a wedding in Long Island we stopped off once again for lunch. This time I ordered the lean open brisket sandwich. What a treat. We had to remind the server to bring over the gravy, the ketchup and the French fries....More

Thank Rohrshack
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Except for the prices, the food gives me memories of my childhood days in Brooklyn. The corned beef sandwich was lean and wonderful. When you sit down a generous portion of Cole slaw and full sour pickles awaits you. The sandwich is loaded with delicate...More

Thank Rohrshack
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Kosher delis are truly a dying breed. Due to demographics and economics it is impossible for them to survive, even here in NYC. This place is the real deal offering fresh authentic fare for a reasonable price. This restaurant is family owned and run. The...More

Thank gradyguy
Reviewed 11 August 2015

This Deli has been in existence for more than 30 years. Unfortunately this establishment has a hard time since Kosher Deli's are a dying breed. Our neighborhood now is about 60% Asian. The food is good. They are also very good for catering an affairs....More

Thank llna1970
Reviewed 29 July 2015

There was a time when you could find several Kosher Deli's in just about every neighborhood of NYC, Sadly that is no longer the case. Buddy's is one of only a small hand full left in Queens, and it's a very very good one.The food...More

Thank Jeffrey S
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Ben S
what is the kosher certification
13 January 2017|
Response from Anbrugo | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I have no idea. It appeared to be OK, but I did not look for any "official" seal or symbol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21501 73rd Ave, Bayside, NY 11364-2928
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Bayside
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