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First Carolina Delicatessen

1635 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, NC 27403-2334
336-273-5564
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Ranked #55 of 773 Restaurants in Greensboro
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Most recent review
- Aug 26, 2014
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English first
Greensboro, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

One of the best sandwich shops in town- great lunches and tremendous service. Boars head meats, and homemade sides. Hands down the best NYC deli experience in Greensboro.

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Durham, North Carolina, USA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Extensive menu of speciality sandwiches but Still able to order my custom sandwich. Came to the table exactly as ordered. Pure enjoyment. My husband enjoyed his pastrami as well. Cookies were good. Wish I had room to try the carrot cake. We will be back our next time through Greensboro.

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Greensboro
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117 reviews 117 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Terrific deli menu and food... fun friendly atmosphere and great staff..... only problem is it is so popular you often can't find a parking place.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Love the meatless and black bean burger! They offer unique sandwiches and are one of the few restaurants that serve Dr. Browns soda pop.

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NC
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Being an ex-New Yorker living in NC its always been difficult to find a decent deli where the experience is close to what is found in NYC. Although this deli doesn't process there own meats (they use Boar's Head) its as close as I have found. I ordered the pastrami on Rye with carrots and blue cheese for my side... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina, United States
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51 reviews 51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We had lunch on a Saturday at 2pm. The waitress was nice & knowledgeable. Enough vegetarian options on menu. Had the veggie sandwich on onion roll. Everything was fresh but the sandwich just fell apart. Cheese was absolutely delicious (Boars Head) Would like to visit again and possibly order a hot sandwich or plate meal.

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Greensboro NC
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157 reviews 157 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Since my earlier review, we continue to come to First Carolina Deli from time to time. Service still prompt, knowledgeable, and very courteous. Atmosphere still clean, quiet and pleasant. Prices still most reasonable and portions generous. SkyDog still one of the greatest sandwiches on the planet, although others have their favorites. Eclectic crowd - families, couples, students, working folks; all... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

a pastrami and knockwurst with melted swiss chesse I add brown mustard and get pumperknickel in place of rye bread comes with chips or carrot sticks melts in tour mouth also a big slice of kosher pickle a great deli sandwich good food at reasonable prices Charlie w

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I'm a Greensboro native, so I frequented First Carolina Delicatessen and Lox Stock & Bagel (its sister restaurant) growing up. After living away for a few years, I was meeting my brother, who lives in the area, for lunch, and I realized I hadn't been in awhile and would like to try it again. I am reviewing just because I... More

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Greensboro NC
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157 reviews 157 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

A stone's throw from UNC G on Spring Garden Street, this deli has been doing a great job since it opened in 1985. Their uniformly good sandwiches, including a side, range from $5.50-$8.50. Beer $2.50. House wine $2.50. They use the best ingredients (Boar's Head), and are very skillful in preparation. Service is excellent too. The Sky Dog sub is... More

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