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Jake Dell Of Katz's Delicatessen

In celebration of Katz’s Delicatessen's 125th anniversary, JW Food & Wine talked all things deli with Katz's fifth-generation owner.

05/29/2013
Special To The Jewish Week
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The Lower East Side is an ever-changing neighborhood; demographics constantly shifting, storefronts coming and going, and tenement houses morphing into high rise condos. Despite all this change and refashioning, one thing has remained a neighborhood staple: Katz’s Delicatessen, which is currently celebrating it’s 125th anniversary. I had the opportunity to schmooze all things deli with fifth-generation owner, Jake Dell.

Jake Dell, Katz's 5th-generation owner. Rachel Goldrich
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Christopher Fernandez, part-time employee at Katz's Deli. Photo courtesy Rachel
Photo courtesy Rachel Goldrich
Photo courtesy Rachel Goldrich
Photo courtesy Katz's Delicatessen Archives
Photo courtesy Katz's Delicatessen Archives

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