Gershon's Deli is the Capital District's oldest New York-Style Deli, having opened in 1954. Gershon's continues the original mission of the founder, to serve fresh food, freshly prepared daily. Named Times Union's BEST Sandwich Shop in 2012 Named Capital Region Living's BEST Deli 2012. Gershon's is also a renowned caterer for businesses, as well as civic, religious and charitable organizations throughout the area. The menu offers an extensive menu featuring traditional, old-world favorites such as hot pastrami, corned beef and chopped liver, a sandwich lover's assortment of overstuff combinations and triple deckers, grilled items including chicken and burgers and a scrumptious array of homemade salads and soups, prepared fresh each day.