Yonah Schimmel Knish Bakery

Row 1

137 E Houston St (btw Forsyth & Eldridge)
New York, NY 10002
(212) 477-2858
Bakery, Restaurant
Mon–Thu: 9:00 AM–7:00 PM Fri–Sun: 9:00 AM–11:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Roasted garlic and onion knish is OUT OF THIS WORLD good.
  • You don't have to be Jewish to have a knish.
  • 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!
  • 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
  • Knishes. Classic Jewish NYC.
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  • Potato knish all the way!
  • Looks quite trashy from the street but serves awesome Jewish food! A must try! Get a cabbage knish.
  • Cherry cheese is the best dessert ever