HOME > Chowhound > Manhattan >

Discussion

Bagel/Cream Cheese/Lox Brunch??

  • 7

where's the best place downtown (east/west villy preferably) that serves a good lox brunch, you know with the capers, onions, tomato, lemon. lox, cream cheese.

second avenue deli doen't have the cream cheese. and russ & daughters, while delicious, is not a sitdown restaurant.

much obliged. grazzi.

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. You might give Sarge's a try though I've never had any appetizing there, so I ca't vouch for the quality.

    http://www.sargesdeli.com

    1. Prune has a plate of salmon, garnishes, etc. and a bagel, from Russ & Daughters.

      So does Stanton Social but theirs is from Wolf and Sons.

      1. You can try Barney Greengrass for great appetizing platters with the works.
        http://orderinny.wordpress.com/2007/0...

        2 Replies
        1. re: xigua

          Yes, it's good, but not downtown.

          1. re: valerie

            Ah downtown. Sorry did not see that!
            A Salmon platter is quite common in a lot of the well known brunch spots. Off the top of my head, Blue Ribbon Bakery and Balthazar.
            www.orderinny.wordpress.com

        2. Definitely Barney Greengrass!

          1 Reply