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New Yorker Deli & Restaurant

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2802 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-4306
(540) 366-0935
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Da Nang, Vietnam
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is pretty average but the service is a little slow if you eat in. The food is okay, but sometimes overly salty and sometimes the staff seem unhappy with their job. However, its very cheap so I will continue to go.

Thank dancingzombie22
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

The Original Submarine, need I say more? My grandparents lived a few streets over and this is one of only 4 places my grandpa would it. I wouldn't be surprised if it wasn't my first solid food as a baby. I still love going back, so many great memories and I still get the Original Sub! It has changed through... More 

Thank JoleneVanZant
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

i make it a point to eat here whenever i'm in roanoke because i know there will be no surprises.it's always good!! be sure and stop by for a torpedo

Thank 24gregoryd
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

The New Yorker Deli has been serving great food consistently for as long as I remember. As long as you don't mind paying cash you'll always leave well fed and happy. I've eaten here numerous times for over 20 years and have yet to get a bad meal or unacceptable service. Everyone has their opinion, but this is a can't... More 

Thank John H
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

I've never had a better sub. The size is massive and I only paid like $7! My husband, dad and I left completely stuffed and still had 1/2 our sandwiches to take home. Do yourself a favor & try the cheesecake. They have the sub game on lock.

Thank Fefe M
Lynchburg, Virginia
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258 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Living out of town there is no need to frequent this restaurant. New York Deli has had a long reputation for having a great sub. I got the Italian and was not disappointed. The place looks the same. The waitress was fun. They also do a much better job of keeping the outside looking good in comparison with the neighborhood.... More 

1 Thank William B
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Ordered Italian Sub. Excellent quality, fresh sub bun, plenty of meat, great tasting. Huge sandwich. Only $6.35. Also ordered a bowl of veggie soup which was homemade. Old throwback place. Sign is classic on street, inside its a throwback to sixties or early seventies. Service was quick and friendly. Will definitely come back.

1 Thank Streity Jones
Elkin, North Carolina
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

overall a wonderful experience. We have been there several times. The food is usually great and the service excellent. Many deli items are for sale to take home including rare items like pickled green tomatoes The corned beef is a little chewy but that's my only complaint.

Thank LMantero
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

We got the Turkey sub and slaw, served hot. Slaw is top notch. Also the salads are good too. Reasonably priced. Cheap prices. Cash only.

Thank Flatbroke68
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

I have been eating here since the early 90s. The food just keeps getting better. Reasonable price. Good service.

Thank Charlotte S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Delicatessen, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2802 Williamson Rd NW, Roanoke, VA 24012-4306
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: (540) 366-0935

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?