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Federal Store

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, European, New Zealand
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Reviews (423)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! The food here is great and this cafe just has unique NZ character. I ordered the ham off the bone benedict and my girlfriend ordered the creamy mushroom with bacon. The first bite into our meals and we knew we were somewhere special. So...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jamuele
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some colleagues recommended that I eat at Federal Store while visiting New Plymouth. So glad they did. (It wasn’t near where we was staying, so wouldn’t have known to visit without the recommendation!) Great food and very cool decor! We enjoyed it so much for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheRobertsons43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite possibly the best breakfast I've ever had. I ordered the full breakfast and it was a visual symphony as well as a taste sensation. Would return in a heartbeat.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JimN1543
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my wife have been coming here for a while and we have never been disappointed,Always amazing food and great service

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Antman79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our breakfast at The Federal Store was food for everyone's taste. I had the smashed avocado with grainy bread, mushrooms and tomatoes, while my husband had chosen to order the big breakfast, while our kiddo enjoyed some fried chicken. The place was busy as always, full...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank olenawilliamsfoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very good selection of food which tastes and looks amazing! Made one trip here and enjoyed it so much we returned the following day. Would highly recommend the federal thick shakes which are lovely!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gazzo-18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in New Plymouth today and this was one of the first places we found to get food. The food was amazing, service was quick and the drinks were also very good. The prices were also quite low for the amount of food you’re...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank calswat13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to stop and get good food in New Plymouth. Very tasty food with big portions; not too expensive. The “small” chips where huge!! Lovely service, clean toilets, lovely experience.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Halkins88
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This place was very popular, and for good reason. We enjoyed brunch here, and the food was wholesome/rustic, generous and delicious. We were really impressed by the array of counter food and were sorely tempted to take some away for later, even though it wasn't...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AlisonB3123
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed great coffee, atmosphere and massive cheese scones! Gorgeous café with lots to look at and good staff!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ingerplinger1
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ali680
1 February 2016|
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Response from eth_griff |
No. The Fed is not usually open for meals at night.
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