Russ & Daughters

Gourmet, Bagels, Jewish
179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St)
New York, NY 10002
(212) 475-4880
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 7:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm



  • 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).
  • Bagel with Lox and Cream Cheese: Doesnt get more New York than this. Unreproducible. - Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations
  • The legendary Jewish "appetizing" storeselling smoked salmon, herring, and bagels with a schmearrecently added caviar, a nod to the neighborhood's increasing gentrification.
  • best place for appetizing - especially love their smoked fish and caviar the best in the city! Love their whitefish salad too!
  • 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:
  • 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.
  • 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!
  • pastrami lox on an everything bagel. fantastic. go for the mini bagel if you're not starving.
  • The 3rd holiest site in the Hebrew religion.
  • "Since 1914, the city's best and most character-rich smoked-fish experts." -Chef Gabrielle Hamilton of Prune
  • Get the Daughters Delight. It's $15 (!!!) but sooooooo worth it.
  • salmon whitefish horseradish flying fish roe bagel (aka the super heebster). hi. welcome to my mouth.
  • Russ & Daughters's Super Heebster is the stuff of legend, a mammoth $12 masterpiece packed with whitefish and baked salmon salad. The whole thing is held together by a bagel sourced from Bagel Hole.
  • 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."
  • Get ready to make some really difficult decisions.
  • Get the Heebster. You can thank me later.
  • The Daughter's Delight ain't kidding. I am a daughter and was delighted.
  • i'm sorry, but no. just. no. old new york classic wonder and all, tals > russ every day. here, bagels are biddy bagels that do not taste good. AND YET: the neon sign here is a vision. iconic.
  • Pastrami Lox on pumpernickel. Watch how thin they slice the fish. Goes down nice with a Dr. Brown's Cel-ray
  • 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!

Nearby places

205 E Houston St (at Ludlow St)
95 East Houston St (btwn Bowery & Chrystie St)
137 E Houston St (btw Forsyth & Eldridge)