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Deli Man: Ziggy Gruber Talks About the Art of Delicatessens

The documentary Deli Man tells the story of the American delicatessen, largely through a Houston guide – Ziggy Gruber, a third-generation deli man, and the owner and operator of Kenny and Ziggy’s New York Delicatessen. In February 2015, Craig Cohen sat down with Ziggy Gruber at Kenny & Ziggy’s to talk about the state of […]

The documentary Deli Man tells the story of the American delicatessen, largely through a Houston guide – Ziggy Gruber, a third-generation deli man, and the owner and operator of Kenny and Ziggy’s New York Delicatessen.

In February 2015, Craig Cohen sat down with Ziggy Gruber at Kenny & Ziggy’s to talk about the state of traditional delis here in Houston and across the country.

Craig began by asking him how he and his family got into the deli business.

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