The Original John's Deli

Sandwiches, Deli / Bodega, Italian
2033 Stillwell Ave (at 86th St)
Brooklyn, NY 11223
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 10:00pm
8:00am - 9:00pm



  • The "midnight gravy" in the hot roast beef with mutz and gravy sandwich - one of our 101 Best Sandwiches in NY is the stuff of legend.
  • One of my favorite places in Brooklyn. Roast beef on a hero is amazing
  • Get extra gravy on the side for the roast beef sandwich
  • Everybody talks gravy this, roast beef that here. Try the MEATBALL PARM ON A ROLL, it is simply the best damn meatball sandwich.
  • friday srimp parm heros the goods
  • turkey tuesday oh yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
  • Try the Roast Beef Sub
  • Roast beef, fresh mozz, onions and pour on the 'black gold'. Come on a weekend and grab some boneless buffalo wings.
  • Love their shrimp parmigiana. Available only on Fridays.
  • That roast beef was like heaven on my taste buds
  • Eggplant, roast beef, chicken...everything!!
  • Chicken parmigiano hero
  • Try to know what you want before going on line to order. Waiting can be long pending how crowded it is. Worth the wait.
  • As a vegetarian, their eggplant parm is
  • The best place to get a hero in Brooklyn. Due to that reputation the lines are insane at prime time.
  • Roast beef hero
  • Roast Beef (mouth watering). Yummy!
  • Roast beef sandwich will give you a boner. Best sandwich.
  • The roast beef sub with midnight gravy is as good as they say. Perfectly toasted bread, soft delicious meat and that gravy is heaven.
  • I might even skip L&B for a chance to eat the incredible roast beef sandwich again, loaded with mozzarella, gravy, and grilled onions.

Nearby places

2725 86th St (at W 10th St)
2601 86th St (Stillwell Ave)
Riegelmann Boardwalk