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Barbara's First & Deli - CLOSED

520 1st Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102-4876
+1 701-364-0241
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
3 Nov 2012
“Good Food - Poor Service”
29 Apr 2012
“Best Deli Lunch”
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520 1st Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102-4876
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Reviewed 4 November 2012

Sandwiches and salads are very good. Bread is fresh and moist. Employees never smile. It's not that they're rude, just don't seem happy to be there and it shows.

Thank LMWFargo
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Sandwiches are meat-laden, salads interesting, good breads, sweet desserts. Soups are the weak link--that are rather, well, clinical. Best place for lunch in downtown Fargo, in my opinion. Comfortable surroundings.

Thank Isern1952
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Shari runs a first rate restaurant with good, fresh food, awesome soups and sandwiches, and the hot entree's are scrumptious as well. However, none of them can be outdone by the desserts... The decor is quaint, and the service excellent, contrary to the one post...More

Thank Gordon C
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Located just off Broadway this is a great place for lunch. Has soup or sandwiches and the best deserts in Fargo. You food is put on a disposable plate on a tray which is not for everyone but it works just fine for me.

Thank Renaissanceman58102
Reviewed 15 August 2011

Nice place to grab a bite downtown Fargo, recommended by a clerk at a nearby store. Everyone queues up to order a limited selection of sandwiches, salads, and soups, and although the portions are on the small side, the bread is homemade and excellent. Best...More

Thank klaskro
Reviewed 8 March 2011

My favorites are the strawbery pie (summer) and coconut/sour cream cake!

Thank cath96
Reviewed 11 December 2010

I found this little lunch restaurant about 2 years ago. It is incredible! Homemade bread and desserts that are mouth watering. It is the only restaurant in town where I eat dessert. Soup is stupendous and sandwiches and salads great . A bit of a...More

Thank Teriatfargo
Reviewed 30 September 2010

As is my pattern, I reviewed the online menu before heading to First & Deli for lunch. The online menu indicated that all sandwiches had mayo and I made a mental note (I simply cannot stomach mayo). Of course, I forgot though when ordering -...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2008

Great Deli located in Downtown Fargo..

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Reviewed 1 November 2007

Great soups and great atmopshere! A nice place to get a quick, light bite to eat!

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  • Address: 520 1st Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102-4876
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
  • Phone Number: +1 701-364-0241
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