Where Did All the Pastrami Go?

Where Did All the Pastrami Go?

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Everywhere you look, it seems more and more ethnic restaurants are opening up. There used to be only one sort of Indian restaurant; now there are at least three. Ten years ago you’d be lucky to find a Thai restaurant in many cities, and now they're everywhere. Yet in this expanding landscape, the one ethnic restaurant that seems to be shrinking is the Jewish del—so much so that writer David Sax has published a book with the rallying cry title of “Save The Deli”.