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Yorkville Hungarian Meat Market substitute?

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rschwim Feb 25, 2012 07:34 PM

Evidently they closed in the fall due to fire and appear to not be reopening... Any alternatives for their great bacon (and bacon-like) products?

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Yorkville Meat Emporium
1560 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028

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    rschwim RE: rschwim Feb 26, 2012 07:15 AM

    I know they have an outpost in CT but there must be something like it somewhere in town... hopefully

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      gutsofsteel RE: rschwim Feb 27, 2012 06:40 AM

      Any number of stores in Greenpoint
      Also try Schaller & Weber

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      Schaller & Weber
      1654 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028

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        City Kid RE: rschwim Feb 27, 2012 10:25 AM

        It would break my heart if perhaps the last remaining Hungarian institution were to disappear from what used to be Yorkville. Their specialties -- especially the Hungarian sweet and hot sausages, the deep-fried bacon, and the goulash -- would be greatly missed.

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          rschwim RE: City Kid Feb 27, 2012 11:15 AM

          The deep fried bacon is my son's favorite

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            rschwim RE: rschwim Feb 27, 2012 11:22 AM

            Ok! I just spoke to Laszlo from the Fairfield, CT store who told me the Manhattan outpost will not be re-opening in the immediate future but if there's anything we want to call him at the Fairfield number 203 696 2322 and he is on the Upper East Side every night around 7:30 so we can order and pick up directly from him...

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              City Kid RE: rschwim Feb 27, 2012 11:37 AM

              Thanks for the info, hope they do reopen!

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