Bakeries are often powdered with flour, making it easy to track tiny rugelach footprints to their underground seahorse-racing track. Follow a tasty trail with today's Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of classic deli fare, desserts, and more at Bruce's Bakery. This Groupon is valid at the Manhattan location only.
A New York institution, Bruce’s Bakery serves up an extensive menu of sweet and savory favorites. Eschew socially accepted meal norms and start with dessert first, sampling from a sugary selection of cheesecakes, custard danishes, cookies, and more. Should stomachs demand more savory fare, nosh on rooster-approved breakfast options served all day long, such as classic corned-beef hash ($8.50) or the grilled ham-and-turkey Monte Cristo served on challah ($11.95). Soothe midday hunger pangs with signature sandwiches, including the Reuben on rye ($13.95) and the toasty pastrami panini ($12.95), offering more delicious strata than a steak-draped rock quarry. Evening diners can dig into plentiful platefuls of hearty meat and fish entrees, or skip the main course to conduct a spoon slalom through a decadent banana split ($7.95).
Growing up working weekends at his father's bakery, Bruce Zipes refined his approach to European-style baked goods now on display at Bruce's Bakery. An A-list lineup of sweet treats have made this confection kitchen a favorite noshery of actors, television personalities, and mayoral geese, and its coveted cakes have made cameos on numerous programs, including The Regis Philbin Show and The Today Show. In addition to baking up doughy delectables, Bruce's Bakery commits to community service, donating dinners to returning Gulf War veterans, senior citizens, and soup kitchens.