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Federal & Wolfe

10 - 12 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
+64 9-359 9113
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“dukkah eggs” (10 reviews)
“kedgeree” (7 reviews)
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New Zealand, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 - 12 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a local working in the immediate area this is the pick of my cafe's for service, coffee and quality of food. The staff are very friendly and couldn't be more helpful.

Thank Jogg01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this tucked on the corner, not far from the centre of town. Several tasty breakfast options and good coffee. Retro/Boho feel to the place, friendly staff.

Thank matautraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In Auckland for work. Checked out best restaurants close by and Federal and Wolfe came up as a clear favourite. Visited Federal and Wolfe this morning for breakfast before work. How disappointing. Left after 15 minutes. The tea I'd ordered hadn't arrived and I hadn't...More

Thank Grainne K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clean and friendly service nothings too much of a bother. Ultimately it's about good coffee in my rating system but these guys couple that with delicious wholesome food. Clean and quite this is a gem. Of a Cafe.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The flat white was small for the price but delicious. There are several hot breakfast options along with baked goods. Communal seating, friendly staff and atmosphere.

Thank Jacquie M
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this cafe . Nice atmosphere and great coffee and granola ( with lovely rhubarb and tamarind compote). Delicious

Thank Tonya S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We found this place using trip advisor and seeing all the great reviews and it didn't disappoint! The atmosphere was great, coffee was awesome and the food was delicious! I would recommend!

Thank MrsRendogg
Reviewed 2 September 2017

What a local gem and what a fabulous breakfast. Being your appetite if you have the mish mash or the smoked haddock mash. Yummmmmm. The coffee and tea are bottomless which is great. The staff are a little run off their feet but they're friendly...More

Thank Jinny57
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I visit Auckland around 3 or 4 times a year for work, and I've been looking for a decent breakfast and coffee spot - and I'd somehow missed Federal & Wolfe before now. I went for a late breakfast today, and after a shaky start...More

Thank thatsjustsamuel
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived early in the morning from San Francisco and this was our first stop in Auckland. It was such a lovely breakfast. And very close to the Skytower. Great way to start our vacation!

Thank youngti
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Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 - 12 Federal Street, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-359 9113
Small "Work in Progress" Cafe with a Fresh and Funky Vibe. Friendly Staff. Table Service for Dine-Ins. Organic, Free Range and Locally Sourced Food. Organic and Fairtrade Coffee; Supplied by Kokako.
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