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Gruby's New York Deli

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860 Johnson Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342-1435
(404) 236-0060
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a great place to grab a fast bite to eat. The servers are great with always a smile and hello. Never have had anything bad.

Thank carole m
Duluth, Georgia
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

It ain't the Carnegie Deli in Manhattan, but it does pretty well for itself. Everything is good and portions are generous. Took my parents there for brunch on Sunday and we all enjoyed it. Kind of loud when it's busy - all hard surfaces, but it was still a good lively place to go for some comfort food. We'll be... More 

Thank Michael Z
Atlanta, Georgia
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Grubys New York deli for years. I love going for breakfast. The omelets and bagels are fantastic. I've never been for lunch but hear the tongue and pastrami are good.

Thank AbdallaM1
Atlanta, Georgia
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

My husband and I enjoyed eating at Gruby's after a medical appointment in the area. We are originally from New York, and we appreciate a good delicatessen. Gruby's did not disappoint. Although some do not like tongue, I love it, and my sandwich here was wonderful. My husband's corned beef was good, too. We plan to return soon.

Thank Robin1104
Bernardsville, New Jersey
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

I had a business associate take me to gruby's for lunch. Having just moved here from the NY Metro area it was great to see a good jewish deli locally. The pastrami and corned beef was very good! I am looking forward to trying other menu items. (They also need Dr Browns sodas to make it complete)

Thank Gary B
Gainesville, Georgia
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104 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I seen this place while going to St. Joseph. Went back there when my wife went into surgery. I was very impressed with both the food and service.

Thank Frank M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast with my fiancé. The corned beef hash was excellent and the egg and cheese sandwich reminded me of my time working in New York City. We'll definitely be back!

Thank Byron S
Washington DC
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58 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

When we arrived with our large group (including 4 kids), we found a room full of people in scrubs, noshing away. Alright! That must mean it's a healthy deli, right? This is a nothing-fancy, everything-you-expect-from-a-deli experience. Big menu with silly sandwich names. Multiple permutations of meats, dressings and breads. Rushed, gruff yet still friendly staff. Want a deli? You won't... More 

Thank mortonbrilliant
Atlanta, Georgia
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

When you don't live in New York City you take what you can in the way of a deli. Gruby's is owned by two brothers from the Bronx, displaced in Atlanta. They still get their rye bread from back home.... and it is delicious. The food is well-prepared and includes kosher meats as well as non-kosher. Their Cole slaw and... More 

Thank cantorjill
Alpharetta, GA
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2016

Gruby’s New York Deli (Food Service Inspections)* 860 JOHNSON FERRY RD ATLANTA, GA 30342 View inspections: February 19, 2016 Score: 69, Grade: U Worker seen handling ready to eat (tuna salad sandwich) with bare hands when glove or utensil use is required. Food item was discarded. Corrected On-Site. Observed multiple food items such as cooked chicken and soups found stored... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 860 Johnson Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342-1435
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta
  • Phone Number: (404) 236-0060

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