Celebrating our 35th Anniversary, Chompie’s has been Arizona’s New York Deli, Restaurant, Bagel Factory, Bakery and Catering since the Borensteins moved from New York and opened the very first Chompie’s in Phoenix in 1979.
The Borenstein Family

About Chompie’s

As we celebrate our 35th Anniversary, we are so grateful to have been serving our guests the ultimate in East Coast tradition in the Valley of the Sun for over a third of Arizona’s state history!

In 1979, the Borenstein Family — Lou & Lovey and their children, Mark, Neal and Wendy ventured west from Queens, New York to Phoenix, Read More

Chompie's Egg Cream Story Video

An Egg Cream Story

“An Egg Cream Story” YouTube Video: Chompie’s founders and family patriarch and matriarch Lou and Lovey Borenstein recollect at home their move from New York to Arizona to open Chompie’s Bagel Factory, Deli Restaurant and Bakery in 1979 in “One Big Desert”, Read More

Chompie's Name Video

How Chompie’s Got Its Name

“How Chompie’s Got It’s Name” YouTube Video: Chompie’s founders and family patriarch and matriarch Lou and Lovey Borenstein at home tell the real story behind how Chompie’s got its name, Read More

Best Jewish Deli 2013 - Phoenix New Times Best of Phoenix

Best of Awards

Chompie’s is honored to have won many awards over the decades we have been in business, from Best Deli and Best YouTube Campaign to Best Sandwich Spot, Best Bakery, Best Matzah Ball Soup…and more! Read More

How We Wed - Chompie's

How We Wed – Lou & Lovey

“How We Wed” YouTube Video: Chompie’s founders and family patriarch and matriarch Lou and Lovey Borenstein recall at home how it all started with their 1952 wedding in Brooklyn, New York Read More

How We Stayed Together - Chompies

How We Stayed Together

“How We Stayed Together” YouTube Video: Chompie’s founders and family patriarch and matriarch Lou and Lovey Borenstein reminisce at home about how they have stayed together since their 1952 marriage in Brooklyn, New York followed by moving to Arizona and opening Chompie’s Read More