Katz's Delicatessen, also known as Katz's of New York City, is a kosher style (not kosher[ delicatessen restaurant located at 205 Houston Street, on the southwest corner of Houston and Ludlow Streets on the Lower East Side in Manhattan, New York City.
Since its founding in 1888, it has become popular among locals and tourists alike for its pastrami sandwiches and hot dogs, both of which are widely considered among New York's best] Each week, Katz's serves 10,000 pounds (4,500 kg) of pastrami, 5,000 pounds of corned beef, 2,000 pounds (910 kg) of salami and 12,000 hot dogs.
In 2013, Zagats gave Katz's a food rating of 25, and ranked it as the number two deli in New York City, after Mile End in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.
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