Russ & Daughters

Row 1

179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St)
New York, NY 10002
(212) 475-4880
Mon–Fri: 8:00 AM–8:00 PM Sat: 8:00 AM–7:00 PM Sun: 8:00 AM–5:30 PM
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The bagel with lox and cream cheese is the best smoked salmon in NYC, making our list of "The Tastes That Make the City: NYC Edition."
The Tastes that Make the City
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 11:49
Bagel with Lox and Cream Cheese: Doesnt get more New York than this. Unreproducible. - Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations
Travel Channel
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 06:54
Get your lox and bagels here! -Eric Wolitzky, Top Chef Just Desserts
Thursday, November 11, 2010 - 07:38
best place for appetizing - especially love their smoked fish and caviar the best in the city! Love their whitefish salad too!
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 06:11
Say hi to Chhapte Sherpa, a former Everest sherpa who is now the assistant manager. Read his story in the New York Times (click on the 'read more' link).
Monday, November 5, 2012 - 09:13
"Since 1914, the city's best and most character-rich smoked-fish experts." -Chef Gabrielle Hamilton of Prune
The Wall Street Journal
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 12:36
salmon whitefish horseradish flying fish roe bagel (aka the super heebster). hi. welcome to my mouth.
Saturday, April 25, 2009 - 08:39
The legendary Jewish "appetizing" storeselling smoked salmon, herring, and bagels with a schmearrecently added caviar, a nod to the neighborhood's increasing gentrification.
Travel + Leisure
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 10:21
The Village Voice voted this Best Use of Flying Fish Roe in our Best Of New York Poll!
Village Voice
Tuesday, November 9, 2010 - 12:21
Go to Russ & Daughters and get a bagel sandwich to go. It's worth it.
Monday, March 16, 2009 - 13:40
Travel back to 1914 and an immigrant's Lower East Side with this New York gem. Best cream cheeses and smoked salmon in the city. Try the white fish salad and don't forget to take a number!
Louis Vuitton
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 08:55
Super Heebster: heat, umami, smoke, salt, cream cheese whipped to ethereal heights, crunchy, snappy roe, silky, voluptuous whitefish salad and bagel w/ nice, shiny crust & pleasantly chewy innards.
Village Voice
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 09:36
This specialty shop on Houston St. has the best smoked fish in the city, but there's so much more here. If you're not in the mood for seafood, try some of the chocolate candy!
New York Habitat
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 - 08:49
Russ & Daughters is Michael Psilakis' pick for fresh seafood in New York, NY on Food Network's The Best Thing I Ever Ate. We recommend the Gaspe Nove. Find more tips at Food Network Local.
Food Network
Monday, August 15, 2011 - 12:05
Try the Bagel with Lox and Cream Cheese
Friday, November 12, 2010 - 10:00
pastrami lox on an everything bagel. fantastic. go for the mini bagel if you're not starving.
Sunday, February 26, 2012 - 06:44
Get the Daughters Delight. It's $15 (!!!) but sooooooo worth it.
Monday, October 11, 2010 - 07:01
The classic bagel sandwichScottish smoked salmon, cream cheese, and red onion on a poppy-seed bagelis an essential New York bite. More places to eat like a local:
Travel + Leisure
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 08:40
Jewish appetizing store that's one of the last of its kind. Your go-to source for every kind of smoked and cured fish, caviar, whitefish salad, and more.
Serious Eats
Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 19:33
Stop being sassy and add the wasabi roe to your smoked fish and shmear situation.
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 - 15:15