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Visiting Hofstra

dclgraham Mar 27, 2008 02:45 PM

I will be visiting Hofstra Law School with my daughter and husband on Friday April 4th. I an an ex new yorker living in massachusetts and would love some recs for delis in the area.

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    robinsilver Mar 27, 2008 03:55 PM

    I wanted to know if you were talking about a kosher deli, or something else. The other kind of deli's that I know of are only take-out, so didn't know if that is what you meant. If you want a kosher deli, there is a Ben's in Carle Place, which is only a few miles north of Hofstra. It is on Old Country Rd. in the Country Glen Shopping Center, diagonally across from Roosevelt Field.

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    1. re: robinsilver
      dclgraham Mar 27, 2008 05:03 PM

      take out is what I had in mind, but Ben's sounds good as well. Thank you

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      Shawn Mar 27, 2008 03:30 PM

      The Coliseum deli is right next to Hofstra. It's decent, not outstanding. I can't think of anything else in the immediate area.

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        robinsilver Mar 27, 2008 02:53 PM

        What kind of deli, are you talking about something like Ben's?

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          dclgraham Mar 27, 2008 03:01 PM

          I haven't lived in the area for over 30 years so names don't mean anything to me. Looking for a place where I can get a good sandwich on a nice roll.

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            coll Mar 27, 2008 03:31 PM

            Coliseum Deli is the best known deli around there, just east across from the Coliseum.


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              MKS Mar 27, 2008 04:05 PM

              Jim's Deli at 914 Front Street in Uniondale has been going strong for over 30 yrs. Great sandwich on a good roll.

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