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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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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“knishes” (12 reviews)
“corned beef” (8 reviews)
“cole slaw” (15 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
552 W 235th St, Riverdale, Bronx, Bronx, NY 10463-1709
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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
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We are a little picky, so this place is one that we go to about twice a year with family. The food is good, kind of salty, but not fabulous. The people are nice and you can get lots of take out for home meals....More

Thank juliettawilder
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Been going to Liebman's Deli for years to enjoy the Corned Beef and Pastrami. I am never dissatisfied. Last time add the Kasha Varnishkes which were made just right. Do not usually order the large entrees as too much food. Advise to go as there...More

3  Thank BykofskyTraveller
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A rare find & a true gem today. This place is the real deal, not one of these chain deli's. They even serve seltzer, in the old fashioned glass spray bottles. Very warm & friendly staff, excellent food, large portions & very clean. They make...More

2  Thank tsc2016
Reviewed 6 March 2017

As an avid Liebman's devotee, this is a hard review to write, but this deli is slipping! Maybe it is over-loaded with outgoing orders, online orders, I don't know, but eating in the deli has been a disappointment 3 times within the past month. Today...More

1  Thank sannor
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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, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
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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