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Federal Delicatessen

86 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-363 7184
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (65 reviews)
“pastrami” (127 reviews)
“latkes” (74 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Deli, Street Food, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
86 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with 5 other people. The diner was busy however they managed to accomodate a group of 6. Food was excellent. The whole group enjoyed their different meals. The service was friendly and fast.

Thank michellewZ8953MN
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend you visit this cafe! We had brunch there and enjoyed it so much we went back for dinner! The staff were super friendly, the service was quick. It's a busy vibrant happening atmosphere, with various seating options, including booths, tables, and bar seats.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The food here is of very good quality and the service excellent. The decor is also fantastic and location in the centre of town desirable. I had a smoked fish bagel which was extremely tasty and filling. However, it does come at a price and...More

Thank Elephant2193
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a good trusty deli by skycity. Their food is consistently good so is there service hence they are always busy. My favourite is their pastrami and house smoked salmon. Roast chicken is a good stable too. They don't take bookings so be in early.

Thank BonChuang
Reviewed 1 week ago

In between the Casino, the Skycity Grand and the tower, there is this fantastic chaotic looking, good smelling and always busy Cafe, or should I say Restaurant with the claim "raising Aucklands cholesterol since 7 am". Famous for coffee, sandwiches, but most of all ruben...More

Thank 975manrey975
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always welcoming :) lovely Saturday night experience with acoustic guitarist in the house , was amazing :)

Thank suchit c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a great place to visit for food and dine. I enjoyed the fries with gravy and cheese. Also, the dessert selection is great. We dined there at 10 PM and the servers were great.

Thank Eunjin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for late breakfast early lunch. Loved to quirky diner. Felt like being in America. Staff super efficient with attention to det, loved bottomless coffee. Food was excellent

Thank Lodges_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service even though it was busy. Didn't have to wait. Food was yum! I had Salmon Latkes appetiser & Dukkah pumpkin salad. Very generous serving for me but shared it. Others had Lemon sole equally as nice. Interesting watching staff prep meals as we...More

Thank hapeta68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hotel rooms were not ready on a Sunday morning after a long flight from the States. Our hotel was in downtown Auckland, and like most city centers, there were few opens. Federal Delicatessen was open and it was a nice treat. I had the...More

Thank Tobinanthony
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Mary M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
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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Description
'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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