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Eppes Essen

105 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
973-994-1120
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Ranked #3 of 67 Restaurants in Livingston
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Knoxville
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88 reviews 88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Returning to Knoxville from our annual road trip to Manhattan there was great emptiness: we did not have the time to visit one of the legendary Kosher Delicatessens: BUT my family is from northern New Jersey and I remembered that on the way back south we could swing by Tabachnick’s in Union, a childhood favorite … but NO!! the patriarch... More

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New Jersey
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We have been coming here for years. Yes it's expensive but every now and then we treat ourselves to an excellent lunch here. Classic Reuben is excellent. Beef brisket on potato pancakes is also an excellent choice. Lox platter with bagels and cream cheese is a classic choice. You will not leave hungry.

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Livingston nj
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99 reviews 99 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Their corned beef is especially good but $ 14.00 for a sandwich is too much food and too much money for me. You could order the smaller sandwich with soup and a soda and it will cost you a little more . Apparently too much is the word for many locals as it is not as crowded as it used... More

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Caldwell, New Jersey
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115 reviews 115 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Open faced Ruben with pickles, and a pastrami sandwich which we never get tired of at this restaurant deli. A relaxed place to take any one for a great lunch that has all the delicacies you crave for. Take out is available for those who wish to enjoy at home.

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Sparta, New Jersey
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Been coming here for over 30 years but now the meals are overpriced. Was in the mood for a good Jewish bagel and lox. You can't even just get a bagel with lox and cream cheese!!- only can order a "platter" for $18.99! Yikes! Instead I ordered a cup of Matzo ball soup (very bland...no yumminess at all) and small... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

A magnificent deli ! Great variety, great food, and (oy!) the portions are so large. Come and fress. You wouldn't be disappointed !

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mocksville, n.c.
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We went here as I live no where near a Jewish Deli in the South. I L loved the pickles and coleslaw they served reminded me of Juniors and Wolfies. However I was truly shocked by the prices, it isva deli, you know. I ordered a lox platter that was about 20 bucks, came with 2 bagels. WAHO can eat... More

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New Jersey
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53 reviews 53 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Having visited this Deli for over 30 years, it remains one of my local stops when I invite someone for lunch to taste a good Pastrami sandwich. The other day, I went in with a guest and the reception at the front was very swift and professional, and I was shown a table by the window. A server came by... More

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new jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

The food is just amazing. The chicken soup is the best I ever had. May be pricey but definitely top notch quality for your money!

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is the food of my childhood, and it's tasty! Eppes Essen is a family restaurant. The decor isn't elegant, but the atmosphere is relaxed, the food is good and the portions are large. You get pickles and coleslaw for the entire table to hold the hunger demons at bay, but you won't go hungry, never fear! It's Kosher-style, and... More

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