Gourmet, Grocery Store
123 Lexington Ave (at E 28th St)
New York, NY 10016
(212) 685-3451
10:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 8:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm



  • If you're looking for obscure spices and specialty ingredients from India, the Middle East, Asia, and beyond, Kalustyan's probably has it.
  • This is the best place to shop for spices in the city and also get a falafel sandwich there. -Ed Cotton, Top Chef
  • Kalustyan's is my idea of heaven. It's a specialty store with everything a foodie could want, crammed into a miniscule little market. They even have my favourite chutney in the world: Mrs. H.S. Ball's
  • Middle Eastern market with an incredible selection of spices, hot sauces and Indian goods. Go upstairs and order a mujadara sandwich for lunch.
  • The mecca of Indian spices/herbs, both fresh and ground. Also alot of hard to find items.
  • South Asian superstore! Best spice & pickle selection I've seen in the city.
  • Go to the back of the store and head upstairs to the lunch counter. Really good food, really fresh, great prices. I love the any 3 vegetarian combo, always a great selection. I'm not even a vegetarian
  • Get a mujaddara sandwich... only $4!
  • It seems like I'm obsessed with Baklava lately. Here you can choose from Turkish or Greek. Plus choose from practically any food on earth. You can visit this store 100 times and still discover more.
  • You can find Turkish sucuk/soujuk and many other Turkish specialties: pastirma, white (feta) cheese, kashkaval cheese, olives, jams, pepper paste.
  • This wonderful Indian grocery store, now expanding into a 3rd storefront, has long been a Curry Hill fixture. Ethnic spices, sauces, and preparations; bulk grains and legumes. Seating available.
  • para quem eh vegetariano esse o melhor lugar
  • Great spot for spice shopping, dried pulses and nuts. A surprising selection of bitters. The upstairs is a great lunch spot. The mujadara salad sandwich is fantastic.
  • Always a new discovery.
  • Pay cash and get a 5% discount on purchases $10 to $49.99. Pay cash and get a 10% discount on purchases over $50.
  • My dream pantry on steroids!
  • The upstairs cafe has a wide array of tasty and cheap sandwiches and lunch options.
  • Just go ok. Especially if you've never been there. They have nearly everything you want and need, and a lot more you never knew you did.
  • A foodie haven for any aspiring chef. Spices galore and all the hard to find ingredients for that Indian or Asian takeaway you've been trying to whip up at home.
  • Bow down before the wall of sauces.

Nearby places

Madison Ave (btwn E 23rd & E 26th St)
200 5th Ave (at W 23rd St)
119 Lexington Ave (E. 28th)