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Ben & Esther’s Vegan Jewish Deli

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– Founded by Justin King in 2019 on Sandy Boulevard in Portland
– Second location opened in the Vernon neighborhood
– Vandalized with a swastika in 2022
– Operating locations in San Diego and Oceanside, California
– Outpost on Capitol Hill in Seattle closed in 2023

See also:
– Food portal
– History of the Jews in Oregon
– History of the Jews in San Diego
– List of Ashkenazi Jewish restaurants
– List of Jewish delis

– Articles from Eater Portland, VegOut,, and San Diego Reader
– Coverage on openings in Portland, San Diego, and Oceanside
– Reports on the Capitol Hill location in Seattle closing

External links:
– Wikimedia Commons related to Ben and Esthers Vegan Jewish Deli
– Mt. Joy
– William H. Seward
– East India Co.
– St. Jack

Ben & Esther's Vegan Jewish Deli, or simply Ben & Esther's, is a small chain of vegan Jewish delis in the United States. Founded in Portland, Oregon, in 2019, the business has also operated in California and Washington.

Ben & Esther's Vegan Jewish Deli
Exterior of the restaurant on Northeast Alberta in Portland, Oregon, 2022
Restaurant information
Established2019 (2019)
Owner(s)Justin King
CountryUnited States
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