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Federal Delicatessen

86 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-363 7184
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (66 reviews)
“pastrami” (123 reviews)
“latkes” (70 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Deli, Street Food, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
86 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I happened upon this place during my stay in Auckland. My partner was attending a conference in the adjacent centre and I needed somewhere for breakfast, so I took a chance. The first hit, the coffee is on tap - you don't get a long...More

Thank TheNomadNurse
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here pre theatre. Quick pleasant service and the food was good. Definitely would have the sole and cheese cake again. We will be back.

Thank DiB5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here on a Friday night with our friends we hadnt seen for a while.I personally found the place incredibly noisey but that us just the type of place it is I guess.The food was quite good but I wouldnt go again but one...More

Thank kaiparaview
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s noisy bustling and lively. I never tire of this place. Bottomless coffee great menu and cinnamon twirl to die for.

Thank onerosenz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Need breakfast - or lunch or dinner?! this New York style deli will show you all the goodness and hospitality that you won't find in New York! I recommend their take on cinnamon rolls!

Thank Fdp4fun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often visit Fed Deli, its a favourite. We do this for the great coffee, amazing food and exceptional service staff. However the last time we went we were let down by our waitress. The food and coffee I cannot fault. But we had a...More

Thank Afrikaansekiwi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have come here and we weren’t disappointed. The Poutine was tasty, I’m told the sandwiches and salmon bagel was good, the American dog no frills but also good. I also had the trio of cakes- yummy if I wasn’t...More

1  Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely attentive staff, great vibe and the food was delicious, especially loved the griddle cakes, super light and fluffy! And bottomless coffee is great!

Thank tsheree
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is outstanding deli food. But don't accept cheap- it is great but perhaps a little pricey. We paid $76 for a starter, two bagels, drinks and cake. All was excellent and well balanced. It was fairly empty when we were there and service was...More

Thank Kiwi-1976
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time at the Federal ordered takeaway, great atmosphere when you walk in staff were lovely so we ordered a selection. The trio of deserts were our favourite highly recommend if you have a sweet tooth The smoked fish bagel was nice The home fries...More

Thank Izzy_Stella
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-363 7184
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'The Fed' is all about informality, fun and generosity. Think hand-cut speciality meats, cured lox, gourmet sandwiches deluxe salads & dessert pie by the slice.
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