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gershon's deli and caterers

A Union Street tradition for more than 60 years!

A lunch-crowd favorite for more than 60 years, Gershon's Deli is also a renowned caterer providing outstanding service to businesses as well as civic, religious and charitable organizations throughout the area. We also take great pride in feeding generations of families at Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, anniversaries, bridal and baby showers, birthday parties and other special occasions.

Gershon's Deli offers an extensive menu featuring traditional, old-world favorites such as hot pastrami, corned beef and chopped liver, a sandwich lover's assortment of overstuffed combinations and triple deckers, grilled items including chicken and burgers and a scrumptious array of homemade salads and soups, prepared fresh each day. And, do yourself a favor - save a little room for one our signature desserts including cheesecake and strudel from the Carnegie Deli in New York City.

Whether it's lunch with friends, a business gathering or a joyful family celebration, let Gershon's Deli & Catering make every plate, every platter and every day delicious.


turkey sandwich with cheese, lettuce and tomato

Delicious Sandwiches

Our menu features the best of old world classics, side-by-side with contemporary favorites. Known for our homemade soups, legendary salads and spectacular sandwiches, Gershon's offers a wide array of options for meat-lovers, vegetarians
and low-carb enthusiasts!

matzo ball soup

Weekly Specials

From our traditional Matzah Ball Soup to our Eggplant Parmesan, Gershon's offers daily specials created from our time tested recipes.

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Whether you're looking to feed a crowd or having an intimate gathering of family and friends, let Gershon's Deli & Catering help you plan your next event.

various food in a basket

Specialty Foods & Gifts

Gershon's Deli is a treasure-trove of specialty and gourmet foods from chocolates, nuts and candies to pastas, sauces and condiments. Stop by and browse our in-store displays or give us a call to discuss customized gift baskets and artfully designed trays of sweets and treats.

       Contact Us

ham sandwich cut in half with mayo, lettuce, tomato, with a side of mac and cheese
1600 Union St.
Schenectady, NY 12309
Phone: (518) 393-0617
Fax: (518) 393-5675
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