Mother’s Deli: A Beloved Markham Staple

Mother's Deli Markham


For the past 22 years, this spot has been serving the local community delicious deli!

Meet Mother’s Deli, a small sandwich shop on Main Street Markham.

Instagram: @mothersdeli


Mother’s Deli is a family-owned and operated restaurant located in the heart of Markham, Ontario. The owner, Ted, and his family have been serving up fresh, delicious, and authentic cuisine to the local community for as long as they can remember. Their mission is to provide food that makes you feel good!

All of the dishes are made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, and the portions are generous, ensuring that you’ll leave feeling satisfied and content.

One of the standout dishes at Mother’s Deli is the Montreal smoked meat sandwich. This popular dish is made with thinly sliced beef brisket that has been brined, seasoned, and smoked to perfection. The sandwich is served on rye bread with mustard and a side of pickles, and it is an absolute must-try for anyone visiting the restaurant for the first time!

Montreal smoked meat sandwich at Mother's Deli Markham

In addition to their delicious food, Mother’s Deli takes pride in providing hot lunch programs for many of the schools across Markham. This community involvement is just one of the many ways that Ted and his family give back to the community.

The staff at Mother’s Deli is friendly and attentive, and the cozy interior is decorated with vintage photographs and memorabilia, giving the restaurant a nostalgic feel. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite to eat or a sit-down meal with friends and family, Mother’s Deli is the perfect spot. With its delicious food, welcoming atmosphere, and community involvement, it’s no wonder that this Markham institution has become a beloved favourite among locals and visitors alike!

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