Since 1954, Veselka has been serving up traditional Ukrainian food in the heart of the East Village.

Today's Specials

Fried Fish Sandwich14.95

Crispy Pollack served on a brioche bun with homemade celery root remoulade with choice of fries and a house green salad.

Seasonal Salad10.95

Young Romaine with Roasted Beets, carrots and radish with buttermilk ranch dressing. Served with a cup of soup.

Special Grilled Cheese13.25

Mozzarella, fontina and asparagus on Pullman white bread with choice of fries or salad.

Blue Plate Lunch Special9.95

Cup of soup & half tuna, egg or chicken salad sandwich


Fresh dumplings topped with brinza, diced slab bacon and scallions, includes a house salad.

Seasonal Specials

Smoked Ham & Gruyere Pierogi11.95

Our homemade dumplings filled with smoked ham and gruyere swiss cheese.

Broccoli & Vermont Cheddar Pierogi11.95

Our homemade dumplings filled with broccoli and white cheddar cheese. Served with sour cream and apple sauce.

Breakfast Specials

Veselka’s Famous Breakfast Specials

All breakfast specials are served with orange juice & choice of coffee or tea. Homemade hot chocolate for a $1.00 extra. Served 24 hours. Sorry no substitutions.