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Gershon's Deli & Caterers

1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
+1 518-393-0617
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potato salad” (17 reviews)
“deli sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“pastrami” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1600 Union St, Schenectady, NY 12309-6113
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’ve been coming to Gershons since I was a kid. Best potato salad I’ve ever had! I’ll never get a roast beef sandwich anywhere else! The soups are so good. The catering is worth looking in to for any events, as my family has used...More

Thank Aiden A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This deli has been around for more years than I can remember. Food is reasonably priced. Locally owned and operated. Never disappointed.

Thank gigil483
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten here since the 1970's however I was away from the area for 37 years and just returned. The food here is still incredible. They have the best potato salad on the planet. And the whitefish platter is off the charts. If you...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

All the food is really...really good! Good for catered parties!!!Nice atmosphere and customer service excellent!!!

Thank mrafferty2
Reviewed 24 January 2018

There are so few really good deli's in the Capital District. Gershon's stands head-to-shoulders above them all! No-one can beat their NY-style foods....the roast beef, the corned beef,the pastrami, the tongue, the potato knishes, the dill pickles, the cole slaw, the German potato salad, the...More

Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve used Gershon’s catering for the last 20 years. It never disappoints. My clients love it when they hear they’ll have Gershon’s for lunch. I highly recommend, no matter how small or large your event.

Thank NRodriguez13
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Going to Gershons was a treat growing up. Best roast beef, reubens! I try to stop by when visiting the area and It is still best deli in the capital region.

Thank flyfishing_Rules
Reviewed 18 January 2018

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!

1  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
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Restaurant Details

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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