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Fo schnitzel my ‘nitzelwich

Schnitzel Express ( 1410 Broadway, enter on 39th between Broadway and 6th ave.) looks like a chain, but I don’t think it is (neither does the interwebsites). Maybe because it’s got pretty solid branding and image with little orange logos all over the place. It’s also got an assembly line behind some glass, really official looking. Anyhow, it’s all very formal.

Here’s their pitch: fried chicken is delicious; even better with delicious sauces. Okay, that’s how I describe it, I have no idea what their pitch is. It says “Glatt Kosher” where the pitch should be. Maybe it’s something like “Jews love chicken!”? Regardless, it seems like a winner, after all, let’s not be dividers: everyone loves fried chicken! Aside from the kosher-tax-inflated prices, it was very tasty. I tried the Spanish Schnitzel sandwich ($10) which is their lingo for chicken that’s pounded flat, breaded with spicy peppers, deep fried and put into baguette sandwich. I got mine with a side of spicy sauce, though it was more mayo-y than spicy. All together, the sandwich was delicious. The chicken wasn’t overpowering, wasn’t greasy and the other ingredients tasted pretty good (like sauteed onions and pickles) together.

My mind wasn’t blown, but I’d go back. If only the prices were a few bucks cheaper.
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4 Comments

  1. jake wrote:

    Nice one! Fo’ ritzel. Happy weekend…

    Saturday, October 10, 2009 at 2:40 pm | Permalink
  2. Ben wrote:

    Hey Jake, It’s Monday again! :( Hope all is well!

    Monday, October 12, 2009 at 10:12 am | Permalink
  3. Panini Girl wrote:

    Look sound great.^^

    Saturday, September 25, 2010 at 1:51 pm | Permalink
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