Meaning : Delicatessen
Category : Food & Drink
Sub Category : Eatery
What does DELI mean or stand for ?
DELI is a short-form for a Delicatessen which is a Jewish cafe that serves cured meats primarily in the state of New York. DELI’s was started by Jewish immigrants in the early 1900’s, when they came to America in boats that landed at New York Harbour.
These DELI sandwiches include smoked Ham on rye , Corned Beef, Pastrami and other red meats.They are cultural symbol of America.