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Eisenberg's Sandwich Shop

174 5th Ave, between E. 22nd and E. 23rd Sts., New York City, NY 10010-5913
+1 212-675-5096
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Delicatessen, Soups
174 5th Ave, between E. 22nd and E. 23rd Sts., New York City, NY 10010-5913
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Before Starbuck's, New York was a coffee town, and Eisenberg's was one of its benchmarks. The man who was responsible for 23 stools at the counter posted a "sign" (crayon on paper) at his station, "Phil's Hawaiian Room". It was in no way Hawaiian but...More

Thank leevyne
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want pastrami on rye or corned beef or excellent meatloaf like your Mom made, Eisenberg's in the place to go. My favorite is an egg salad sandwich with bacon on rye bread. Heavenly! They even have real egg creams and potato pancakes. Sit...More

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great sandwich, authentic old school service, sandwiches and quality. Genuinely not to be missed. We tried the Reuben, and the Combo sandwich... absolutely fantastic if you are from Europe, you may want to consider sharing one sandwich and saving a small amount of room for...More

Thank NiederauSkier
Reviewed 2 days ago

the Real deal, excellent sandwiches, recommended for solo travellers, great photos of famous clientele

Thank muller_1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to stop as you stroll past the Flatiron building on the way to SOHO. Friendly staff, no frills, and not expensive. I had a ham and egg sandwich while my partner had the Lox bagel (salmon) which looked great! We also had...More

Thank djham101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small sandwich shop with counter service and some 2 person tables. The food is heavenly and the staff is very friendly. Try an Egg Cream or Lime Ricky.

Thank Tonya S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It doesn't get more authentic than this, Eisenberg's has served a who's who of personalities for almost 100 years. You gotta eat here just for the old school diner nostalgia and menu

Thank ClaytonSoon
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Like stepping back in time, very casual and cool place with reasonable food and good service. Worth stopping in for breakfast or lunch if you're in the area if you want to experience a bygone era.

Thank Gdgibbs01
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Every visit in Newyork I eat here. Sit at the bar amazing . The food comes quick and hits the spot every time. Not expensive. When you take the hop on hop of take the stop"flatiron building" it stops just in front of the restaurant....More

Thank Socialresponder
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My sandwich and oatmeal were very good. Though they were a bit expensive. Sandwich was made of good quality fresh ingredients.

Thank 936lassej
Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set
amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174 5th Ave, between E. 22nd and E. 23rd Sts., New York City, NY 10010-5913
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-675-5096
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