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Kaufman's Bagel & Delicatessen

4905 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60077-2256
+1 847-677-6190
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (36 reviews)
“rye bread” (12 reviews)
“bagels” (49 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Hours
American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
$$ - $$$
4905 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60077-2256
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Get the club sandwich. It's gigantic, fresh and DELICIOUS. There's a bakery and a deli here all in one! It's so, so good!

Thank Elliott P
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Love the corn beef as well as everything else that I purchase The corn beef makes a delicious sandwich especially when I combine it with the wonderful coleslaw that they offer. This is the place to go for GOOD Corn Beef

Thank MsHoney
Reviewed 27 February 2018

What better place to get chicken soup to soothe a cold! Modern facility recently re decorated, huge selection of deli foods and sandwiches, pastries etc. In business many many years but still top notch

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Omg I think I just died and went to heaven. I just had the best Reuben sandwich in my life. I wish I lived closer being that I’m south of the Eisenhower. The deli guy was super friendly too. Also picked up some potato pancakes....More

Thank Nursewestfall
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I used to stop here years ago on the way to Northeastern Illinois University after work to buy a carry-out dinner. There was a fire, I think, and a rebuild, bigger and better. As usual, I ordered a corned beef sandwich (regular, not the extra...More

Thank GerfnitAuthor
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Had a great Reuben here! Corned beef was tender and delicious.Staff was nice. Took a long time to prepare order.

Thank deb1218
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Kaufman's has been around for a very long time. That is because they serve authentic Jewish Deli type food. From the lox and bagels to the black and white cookies, the food is freshly prepared and portions are huge. As a transplant from Bensonhurst Brooklyn...More

Thank MidwestGal16
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sunday morning after a little league hockey game in Niles. The place was crowded and an accordionist was keeping everyone at ease. David took our order ( 8 sandwiches and 4 extras ) and was fun to chat with. Excellent foods here. Lovely pastries. I...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 2 January 2018

New Years Day seemed a little difficult to find an open restaurant, so we called Kaufman's Bagel & Delicatessen and they were open. You take a number when you arrive and head to the deli counter to place your order from the menu board that...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a Skokie staple from way back when. You cannot go wrong here with whatever you buy or choose to eat. In the last few years, they added tables where you can eat and on Sunday mornings, a Jewish band plays tunes. Yay for...More

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Response from Jane F | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't remember, but I remember it being a reasonable amount.
Andrea B
6 February 2017|
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Response from casual_foodie | Reviewed this property |
Yep they have spots to sit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4905 Dempster St, Skokie, IL 60077-2256
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-677-6190
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