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Liebman's Kosher Delicatessen

552 W 235th St, Riverdale, Bronx, Bronx, NY 10463-1709
+1 718-548-4534
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (8 reviews)
“coleslaw” (10 reviews)
“knish” (13 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
552 W 235th St, Riverdale, Bronx, Bronx, NY 10463-1709
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sandwiches are excellent especially corned beef and pastrami and are made extra lean and overstuffed upon request. Salads and fries are excellent. Also deli really worth a vest for take home.

Thank bobtops
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Every time we are in New-York City, we pay a visit to Liebman’s. Why ? Because it’s one of the few traditional kosher restaurants left in the city, and it’s a lot less touristic than Katz’s. Furthermore, their Reuben Sandwiches are pure marvels ! Order...More

Thank OlivierC117
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Loved the coleslaw, pickles and Pastrami. A little pricey for what you get but portions were sizable. We enjoyed the food and the service was fine. Best Pastrami I've had in a while but not necessarily worth a long trip to get.

Thank Skinnison
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great choice and enormous portions of fabulous classic Jewish food. Everything you could want only more! Plenty to take home as leftovers. Kids treated really well too with crayons and pads and a free cookie. Possibly worth being early with a young child in tow....More

Thank ADean19
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I took some friends visiting from out of state. I composed a list of must-do activities and restaurants and of course a Hot Pastrami on Rye with a Dr. Brown's Celrey soda was high on the list and did not disappoint. I loved the taped...More

Thank judithhmg
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

They serve world class corned beef. The meat was not fatty not dried out.Perfect ! My friend a pastrami maven thought it was excellent too . French fries were good and the matzah ball soup was like my grandma made.Stay away from the potato latka...More

Thank Bobwake3
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Liebman's is one of the true original delis still around from the time in the 50's through the 70's when kosher delis were a common entity. The quality and taste of the cornbeef on ry, the kreplach soup, etc. Cozy and original design speaks to...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I was born and raised in the Bronx but didn't travel much out of my enclave. I was surprised to learn there's a strong Jewish community here. I'm not Jewish, by the way. I loved to see the bagel shops. This restaurant, Liebman, was worth...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If you have been yearning for a real kosher sandwich in a real kosher deli, this is your place. We stepped in and were transported back 50 years to a deli we recognized from our youth. The overstuffed sandwiches on proper rye bread were absolutely,...More

Thank Gina V
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We were back in New York again and had to try the deli for lunch. We tried the pastrami sandwiches again and were not disappointed. They give you a lot of meat and the mustard is good. The rye bread is good and not too...More

Thank Jim S
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Response from rfcNewYork | Reviewed this property |
Not far from casino you could definitely do both, but not next door either. My guess is five to ten minutes from the casino. It is closer to henry hudson parkway than deegan. U r going to have to google for directions... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 552 W 235th St, Riverdale, Bronx, Bronx, NY 10463-1709
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bronx
  • Phone Number: +1 718-548-4534
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