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Gershon's Deli & Caterers

1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
+1 518-393-0617
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (16 reviews)
“deli sandwiches” (10 reviews)
“pastrami” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had lots of terrific Italian and homemade meals while in Schenectady area. However, we did not get a chance ot eat Gershon's so before leaving for the airport, we loaded up with great deli sandwiches. Our local relatives decided they also needed a Gershon...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Would you believe that this deli with the amazing pastrami also makes some if the best burgers in the area? Try them, they are awesome!

Thank Rjs030709
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Love their precooked chicken cutlets —they make for a quick chicken parmigiana. Great place to get fresh cold cuts.

Thank busyparents
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The food is always fresh. The meats are incredible. The sandwiches are huge and the food is always served with a smile. Staff is friendly too!

1  Thank caribbeingjeff
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Firstly, if you like corn beef then this is where you need to get it..all their meats are high quality and the salads(mac,pot,slaw) are the best you'll find in the city

Thank TommyTee66
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great Food....the best tuna salad around. The tuna noodles rings are also great. The only negative about gershons is the price. They are a bit expensive but I still give them five stars

Thank forteo1
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

If there was 1/2 star I would only give it 1 and 1/2. 1/2 for clean bathroom and 1/2 for average food. Again, I will say like I do in all my reviews, If this is where you grew and you really haven't been anywhere...More

Thank tomshort1236
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Always reliable, always good for typical deli- pastrami, corned beef, great potato salad, Cole slaw. Lots of choices & friendly staff. Very decent portions. Kids welcome although not much room for a stroller. Definitely helpful people though!

1  Thank minniemeris
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The minute I walked through the door, the familiar smells of a traditional Jewish deli, filled with nostalgia. Recommended by a friend,Gershon's was a great place to stop for lunch before heading on along car trip. The sandwiches were large and the cold cuts were...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Have been stopping in to Gershons deli for years.. they have the best deli sandwiches around. They are consistent in their food and service.You must try their pastrami. turkey. roast beef and shrimp salad sandwiches. Once you have one of their Reuben sandwiches which melts...More

Thank Annette C
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Schenectady
  • Phone Number: +1 518-393-0617
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