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Lucky Dill

277 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3325
+1 727-895-5859
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (49 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
277 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3325
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I heard from many people that this is a great sandwich shop that has over stuffed sandwiches. Nope. Not at all what I had expected. Plain white bread, a few slices of pastrami and no toppings. Bleh... oh and it's 8 dollars for half sandwich....More

Thank helluvabock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought this was affiliated with The Lucky Dill Deli, but were told they are not, which was made known in the service and food quality. The fries and onion rings were cold-they offered to re-fry the rings, then agreed to get a new basket....More

Thank Renee A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast at this NYC-style deli a couple of days ago and it was sumptuous. I had the smoked salmon Benedict which makes for a rich, over-the-top experience. The salmon is right on the money, tender and smoky. The hollandaise sauce is rich and...More

Thank Toucan-Stan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited twice – both times felt the place could you some work. The food and the service,or lack of,was below par. The whole restaurant could use a good cleaning. Will not be back. It’s not that hard to put out a decent breakfast.

Thank Z-FloridaFoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is your classic New York style deli. Food is quite good and service is decent. Not a bad place for lunch.

Thank mrd71
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Tried this on a recommendation. It has obviously gone down hill. A lot of bread, very little meat. Bread burned and onion rings over cooked and greasy. Won't be back.

Thank Cynmos
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My fiancé and I were in downtown St. Pete for the day and were yearning for a late b'fast. Since I've dined at the Lucky Dill in Palm Harbor and always had a good experience, we opted for the one here. I walked in just...More

2  Thank wwcaterson
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Bought half a pastrami sandwich, small portions, missing pickle! Ironic given the name. Food was tasty, but small portion. Supposed to be NY style, so a little disappointed with amount of pastrami.

1  Thank Debbi G
Reviewed 28 September 2017

On a recent bus trip from the local senior center we stopped at the Lucky Dill in St Petersburg for lunch. It was totally disappointing. The atmosphere is terrible. The sandwiches are expensive and do not include a side dish. The sandwich was 2 pieces...More

1  Thank C1810ORsusand
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome place for a quick bite to eat in the heart of St. Pete. The selection is extensive. The quality is great. Try the tuna melt. It's terrific. The service is also a plus.

Thank Ryan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 277 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3325
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-895-5859
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Specialize in New York deli style food - serve breakfast, lunch and dinner - right in the middle of downtown St. Pete
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