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


Today's Specials

Roasted Vegetable Chili11.95

Roaster zucchini, yellow summer squash, green and red peppers, red and black beans simmered with tomatoes and served with homemade cornbread.

Seasonal Salad11.25

Baby Kale, marinated Brinza, roasted mushroom, marinated green beans, heirloom tomatoes and pumpernickel croutons with red wine vinaigrette, served with a cup of soup.

Blue Plate Lunch Special9.95

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

Chicken Schnitzel Sandwich14.95

Breaded chicken cutlet served with sliced pickles, greens and lemon pepper mayo, a side beet salad and choice of fries.

Seasonal Specials

Fresh Blueberry Pierogi11.95

Our homemade dumplings filled with fresh blueberry.

Cold Borscht

Cold Cucumber Soup

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.

1954 Menu