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First Carolina Delicatessen

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1635 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27403-2334
336-273-5564
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Monday Lunch

We were seated right away & was waited on by a "Jersey Girl" who knew what to recommend for us first timers. The sandwiches were outstanding & fulfilling. Fruit was fresh & the red skin potato salad was great. Highly recommend & we will return on our next trip.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
James B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We were seated right away & was waited on by a "Jersey Girl" who knew what to recommend for us first timers. The sandwiches were outstanding & fulfilling. Fruit was fresh & the red skin potato salad was great. Highly recommend & we will return on our next trip.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I've been eating sandwiches from First Carolina for about 15 years, and their quality has remained phenomenal. Everything is top-notch and fresh.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This place is a very established restaurant in the area, located just a short walk from UNCG. Place is hopping at lunch, and I've had trouble finding parking as late as 1:30pm on some days. The lot is a little smaller than the capacity, but the turnaround is fast, so you can usually find a spot if you're persistent. Once... More 

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Asheboro, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Never had a better meal experience! Delicious Food served just the way you want it without breaking the bank!!! Get on over there what are you waiting for??

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is as classic deli as you can get in Greensboro. The Rachel sandwich is a must try! The waitstaff is great and friendly. It's a great fix if you are missing the delis of the northeast

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Located near 3 colleges and is popular with all! Decent parking, except lunch time. When you walk thru the door you're hit with great deli smells, people hustling about taking orders, preparing food, and making it all happen smoothly. The menu is loaded with the food you'd expect, and you won't be disappointed! It can be a bit loud, but... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Open Monday - Saturday10am to 10pm, this place was a good find. Great deli menu from sandwiches to plates priced to a high of $8.50. All sandwiches come with potato chips or carrot sticks and pickle spear. I had the "Harrison" sandwich which is 6oz Corned Beef Brisket on Rye with coleslaw & Russian Dressing $7.95.. Very good. Also Hot... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I always get the Montclair being a vegetarian and all, so I highly recommend that. Overall, their bread is so fresh and they serve my favorite soda (Dr. Browns).

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This place had it all. Great sandwiches and desserts and top notch service. Our children's meals were split as our server suggested. She was really menu knowledgeable and had a great personality. A definite good Greensboro find.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Does not disappoint is a great sandwich shop and more. First time we went just because we were new in town now we get a craving for them. My favorite is the Italian tried some others but not as great like the spice.

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Additional Information about First Carolina Delicatessen

Address: 1635 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27403-2334
Phone Number: 336-273-5564
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1635 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27403-2334
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: 336-273-5564

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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