Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery

Bakery, Restaurant
137 E Houston St (btw Forsyth & Eldridge)
New York, NY 10002
(212) 477-2858
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm



  • This place is a neighborhood institution. My grandfather took my grandma here on one of their first dates.
  • Yonah has the most underrated, egg creams in NYC. Egg creamsdescribed as frothy and bubbly and sugary and milky all at oncedon't exactly sound delicious, but somehow they are.
  • sweet potato knish is the best!
  • You don't have to be Jewish to have a knish.
  • One of my favorite foodie places in the city - can't go wrong with the broccoli or mushroom! Must try at least 2 at a time :D
  • Tasty. Make sure you try their homemade yogurt.
  • Yes, traditional knish places with traditional price still exist! Get the spinach knish or the kugal.
  • The only knishes you need to eat in NYC.
  • If you like a Knish, this is the best place to go. Get the kasha Knish or the original. (3 of 4 petals via Fondu)
  • Words cannot do the pizza knish justice.
  • Try the red cabbage knish
  • The chocolate dessert knish is quite possibly the best chocolate treat NYC has to offer!
  • Try the 100 year old lactobacillus delbrueckii subspecies bulgaricus.
  • Go to Yonah Schimmel's Knish Bakery and get a potato or cheese knish! You won't regret it! :D
  • Get mustard on the side!
  • A bit of history. great knishes
  • If you've never had a knish here, you've never had a knish.
  • I just love this place, the owners always make me smile.
  • batatas tipo lidl
  • It's simple. You must order a latke.

Nearby places

179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St)
205 E Houston St (at Ludlow St)
95 East Houston St (btwn Bowery & Chrystie St)