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Somebody Help This Poor Boy: Great New York Cheesecake in Dallas

By Nancy Nichols |

He’s a lean, mean, non-fighting machine with his eye on the future and a nostalgic stomach. He reminisces:

Hi, Nancy. Do you remember Phil’s Delicatessen on Oak Lawn? I think it was in was where Lucky’s is now. The sandwiches were piled high and the cheesecake was delicious—the blueberry sauce dripping all over it. Is there any place in Dallas that even compares to Phil’s? Particularly the cheesecake? Thanks.

Two years ago, we talked about this. And SideDish readers constructed the perfect Dallas Delicatessen.