As part of a promotion for the new season of Amazon Prime Video’s show ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ Carnegie Deli will open as an ‘immersive’ pop-up from December 1 through December 8 – just in time for Hanukkah. Carnegie Deli that opened in Midtown Manhattan in 1937 and closed two years ago on New Year’s Eve. It is however moving locations to it 201 Lafayette Street.
Almost like a theme park the outside will be 2018 but inside step back in time to 1958. The decor, jukebox, photobooth, and even the menu.
Amazon Prime’s ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ follows the story of an Upper West Side housewife in 1958 whose life changes dramatically when she takes up the mic as a stand-up comedian.
The second season of the Emmy Award-winning series is scheduled for release on December 5.
‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ is promoting its upcoming second season with the Carnegie Deli pop-up, featuring a 1958-style menu and extreme low-pricing
‘The Maisel’ sandwich is a pile of pastrami, salami, coleslaw and a special sauce on rye for only 99 cents.
Other items on the menu include a 75 cent mini knish and Dr. Brown soda for 50 cents.
Reservations for the can be made on the website, www.homeofthemaisel.com, for tables of four scheduled every 30 minutes between 11.30am and 8pm for that week.
Seating is on a waiting list already but you can grab a bite from takeout counter.
Proceeds from the pop-up experience will go to the Lower Eastside Girls Club, a ‘safe haven’ with programs in ‘arts, sciences, leadership, entrepreneurship, and wellness’ for middle and high school age girls.