Delicatessen to open Sunday

Michael Spector has lined up an opening this Sunday for his deli restaurant known as Delicatessen, replacing Kibitz in the City at 703 Chestnut St.

Spector calls it a Modern Jewish deli, and his menu is studded with old favorites as well as some newfangled twists. (The pressed pastrami sandwich on challah is called a "Jubano." Genius.)

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Michael Spector, wearing his colors.

Here's the menu and my first menschen (er, mention), which includes more details.

It'll be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Phone: 215-923-4560.

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