2nd Avenue Deli

20 Years Later, 2nd Avenue Deli Slaying Remains a Cold Case; Owner’s Family Offering $150K Reward

Posted March 8, 2016 at 9:29 am

​Twenty years ago this past Friday, the beloved owner of the 2nd Avenue Deli – Abe Lebewohl – was murdered in an armed robbery. The suspect was never caught, but the Lebewohl family is not giving up. Back in 1996, Lebewohl was making his daily bank run in the company van when he was robbed […]

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2nd Avenue Deli Was Forced from the East Village 10 Years Ago

Posted January 11, 2016 at 10:33 am

For Jewish deli lovers these days, the joke is still that the venerable 2nd Avenue Deli no longer resides on its namesake street. In fact, there are two locations – Murray Hill and Upper East Side – neither of which are near Second Avenue (but are Kosher). Well, we’ve reached the milestone. Last week marked […]

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