Eric Finkelstein


Eric Finkelstein is the co-owner of Court Street Grocers in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn as well as the Hero Shop in Red Hook, Brooklyn, and the Sandwich Shop in Hell’s Kitchen at Gotham West Market. Eric graduated from RISD which is where he met his business partner, Matt Ross. Matt and Eric reunited at Balducci’s where they were both working. They decided to open up a sandwich shop together; an idea they had discussed years earlier in college. Eric grew up in Queens, New York , with his mother, Susan and his father, Larry who happens to make the rugelach at Court Street Grocers.