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The City Delicatessen

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52 E 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-3502
+1 616-396-9602
11:00 - 20:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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73 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best sandwiches I have ever had. Ordered the Fresno Panini and it was so good, that I now want to buy a panini press. The whole family was really satisfied with the meal. The fresh lemonade was the perfect way to wash it down.

Thank pkallik
Rochester, New York
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

If you are walking downtown Holland and want a quick bite, this deli is a good option. The staff is very nice, the food selection is very original and delicious.

Thank Emilio M
Holland, Michigan
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This was my go-to for lunch orders at my last corporate job. Great healthy salads, sandwiches, and soups, and all delivered. Bonus, they bring a free lunch for the person ordering.

Thank blowersmary
Bethlehem, United States
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Loved our time at the City. Food was made fresh and served hot. Service was very friendly and accommodating. Atmosphere was welcoming and comfortable. Overall, a very good experience.

Thank Brendan O
New Orleans, Louisiana
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The City Delicatessen was reasonably priced and it had quick, tasty food. It was good and filling after a walk through the Windmill Island Gardens.

Thank michellecramer
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

They literally have every type of sandwich you could want! So many options that you'll need a while to check out the menu. And at a decent price.

Thank LetTheLightShineIn
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My husband and I stopped in for lunch....lots to choose from the menu board....I just wanted some soup...tomato bisque and ( can't remember the other) ...I was a little hesitant, and the very friendly lady behind the counter asked if I would like a sample, and then she said we also have a pumpkin soup with apple and bacon, gave... More 

Thank Janice a
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Before visiting the Windmill Gardens, we had worked up an appetite, so we decided to stop in and have a bite. Very, very good food and courteous! I had the San Diego, which was fresh turkey, lettuce, tomato, bacon and guacamole on toasted home made wheat bread. It was truly good to the last bite!! Definitely coming back!!!

Thank Csmith22408
Holland, Michigan
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A very laid back restaurant, friendly atmosphere, delicious food, this is a great place for lunch downtown. They have many options for sandwiches which are all delicious, along with a few salads, which are always a great gluten-free option! :)

Thank veronv70
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Trying to find a place with outdoor seating to eat breakfast was close to impossible, but we didn't have much choice since our dog was with us after camping the night before. We got lucky that this place was open because they were having some open market. I ordered a sandwich which came out very quickly, yay! My sandwich was... More 

Thank Sammantha H
Harley J, Owner at The City Delicatessen, responded to this review

Sammantha, thank you so much to alerting us to your recent experience. What you have described is not the level of service we train our staff to provide our valued guests. I would love to gather a little more information from you so that we can best address our staff, if you would be willing to email us at harley@thecitydelicatessen.com... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 E 8th St, Holland, MI 49423-3502
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ottawa County  >  Holland
  • Phone Number: +1 616-396-9602
The City Delicatessen offers high quality ingredients and creative flavor combinations to deliver all of your favorite tastes in one place. We offer paninis, wraps, subs, fresh salads, personal pizzas, and homemade soups & desserts. We offer free delivery on orders of 6 or more, and we are a preferred caterer for many local businesses.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?