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Chicken soup for the soul: Monty’s Deli is opening in Hoxton today

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Kitty Drake
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It’s taken three years as a street food stall and one £50,000 Kickstarter campaign but it’s finally here: Monty’s Deli is opening up as a restaurant in Hoxton, and it looks so good we might convert. Open from breakfast through to dinner, the kosher-style (as the Yanks say) eatery throws open its doors today on the site of a former East End bakery and takes on the look of a classic workers’ caff.   

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The stall – which was named after founder Mark Ogus’s Jewish grandfather – was famous for its heart-warming classics like chicken soup and the Reuben Special sandwich, a juicy stack of proper pastrami and custom rye bread. Monty’s fans will be glad to know all those old favourites are on the Hoxton menu.

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New additions sound equally good though; breakfast sees chocolate babka baked daily and the evening menu introduces a slow-cooked brisket stew, sharing joints of pastrami and a special ‘shabbat’ set menu. Everything’s prepped from scratch in-house, down to the very last pickle. Old New Yoik style. 

Morning everybody :)

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Monty’s Deli opens today at 227 Hoxton St, N1 5LG.

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