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Federal Delicatessen Restaurant

86 Federal Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-363 7184
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (50 reviews)
“pastrami” (101 reviews)
“latkes” (60 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Street Food, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Federal Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant every day of our business trip to Auckland ... and ordered the same thing every day ... the best ugly bagel. Cannot rave about it more. Montreal bagels , capers, will, salmon they cure on premise, and cream cheese. And...More

Thank Michelle Z
Reviewed 2 days ago

6 of us (aged 8-50 years old) loved this place! The food is a little different, totally delicious and the staff take the time to explain what everything is and no problem if you want to swap something the plate for something else. Very reasonably...More

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an Al Brown restaurant that models itself on a New York Jewish delicatessen. The food is simple - salads, roast chicken, bagels etc - but is very fresh and tasty. It is also well-priced and good value for money. The service is friendly...More

Thank onlyslightlymad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoying having brunch here - I had the Blueberry Griddle Cakes which were divine. They only serve filter coffee - it was ok, but would have preferred to have the option of a flat white or latte!

Thank Roo1111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had the best breakfast in the world. Utterly excellent .. with awesome service. Great atmosphere worth a visit.

1  Thank Kenna K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place! Always visit when in Auckland. It's always busy but it adds to atmosphere. Staff are the best - so helpful and friendly

1  Thank gmrd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved the fed deli so much 2 years ago it was the first place I went to eat on this trip. I was there for brunch and had the salad sans halloumi due to lactose intolerance. I love the diner feel, it always seems...More

Thank StaticAlert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Federal Delicatessen was a crazy cool find has a bit of everything and more. It's even family style who knew. We know now how good it really is. Well worth it great service fast and friendly. This place is busy and it's not surprising. Delicious

Thank jhmadsen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been planning to eat here for a while and what better time to do it than a birthday! So off we went, me, my sister and our better halves and right from walking in through the doors to stepping out after our awesome...More

1  Thank Debjani H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with friends, and boy were we not disappointed. We had the chicken, with sides of mashed potato and gravy and the slaw. When they had the cheesecake which was fantastic. Even if you don't go here for dinner, come for dessert. They don't...More

Thank 1993Kiwi
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Mary M
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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Federal Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • 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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