Today's Top 10: Rosh Hashanah Holiday Caterers Ready to Make Celebrating a Snap!

Rosh Hashanah foods are sweet symbolizing our desire to have a sweet year.

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Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year and the beginning of the High Holy Days.  This year it starts at sundown on Sunday, September 16th.  The holiday has delicious culinary traditions!  It’s a time to reflect on the past year, reunite with family and friends to celebrate the happy year to come.   The traditional symbolic foods are a big round Challah bread to represent the continuing cycle of life and apples dipped in honey to start off the new year on a sweet note.  The rest of the meal can be quite challenging and time consuming to cook.  Fortunately, we have some great places that can do the cooking for you.  
 
True story...my friend went to her boyfriend's house for the first night of Rosh Hashanah.  His mother was not a good cook - she catered in the entire meal!  When my friend asked her for a recipe, she was told that it was a family secret.  Years later after they were married, the woman finally fessed up that she didn't cook anything.
 
Here are our favorite Kosher and Kosher-style Rosh Hashanah caterers that offer everything for your holiday meals.  Be sure to check their deadline dates for placing your order.
 
  • Ben's Deli
    Locations in Greenvale, Carle Place and Woodbury  
    Their mouthwatering menu for 10 gives you many options to choose from.
  • Elegant Eating 
    739 Smithtown Bypass, Smithtown (631) 360-2211  
    Choose from their complete family dinner or separate dishes.
  • Zan's Kosher Catering 
    135 Alexander Avenue, Lake Grove (631) 979-8770
    The holiday menu features many delicious options.  
  • Messina Market and Caterers 
    1482 Northern Boulevard, Manhasset (516) 472-0414
    They combine wonderful food from their market and great desserts from their bakery to help make your holiday special.
  • The Kosher Food Emporium 
    1163 Old Country Road, Plainview (516) 932-1331  
    Their Rosh Hashanah menu serves 12 good eaters which means generous portions.
  • Commack Kosher Deli & Market
    98 East Jericho Turnpike, Commack (631) 543-2300
    Any of their kugels will make your meal memorable.
  • Great Neck Glatt
    501 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck (516) 773-6328
    This Glatt Kosher butcher and deli will deliver your holiday meal to your front door.
  • Del-Mir Caterers 
    83 Muttontown Eastwoods Road, Syosset (516) 802-5492 
    Long Island’s “best kept secret.” Del-Mir offers an extensive gourmet take-out holiday menu.
  • Fairway Market 
    50 Manetto Hill Road, Plainview (516) 937-5402
    Their chef-made traditional dinners will make your family happy.
  • Deli King 
    1570 Union Turnpike, New Hyde Park (516) 437-8420  
    This family owned and operated deli has been serving delicious food for 50 years.

     
    How will your family celebrate the Jewish New Year 5773?  Let us know on Long Island.com Forum!

 

 

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