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The Federal Bar

££ - £££American, ,
102 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4414
+1 562-435-2000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
102 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4414
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great bar. It used to be a Federal bank (hence the name) and it still maintains the look with the high vaulted ceilings and wood paneling etc Good food and drink selection. The loaded potato chips are awesome.

Thank Leigh P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this building but this day service was a bit WACK! We had a good time because my two girlfriends and I are goofballs when we are together. mixed with a little booze its basically a grand ol time lol. We made it for...More

Thank Tiffany A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with 7 friends for a night out and was not disappointed with Federal. The ambiance is great! The main dining area and bar are elegant and comfortable. The speakeasy downstairs was a fun change from the regular thumping of a nightclub. However, if...More

Thank Tsubok21
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The exterior and interior of the Federal Bar is striking. I suggest you go in for a drink and appy. It's quite popular and if you dont have a reso, you'll need to be prepared to wait.

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Family dinner consisted of Mac-N-Cheese - spicy and hot, Chicken Bowl was plentiful of rice and chicken and was pleasing upon presentation, the Smokehouse Burger - I haven't seen a burger that large - ever - and the Fried Chicken and Biscuit was yummy. All...More

Thank RememberWhenAJ
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Make sure to make reservations as front hostesses will not go out of the way in any fashion to help you. We had 10 people on a Sunday night, not very busy, and they may no attempt to try and seat us. Even though we...More

Thank Slyke18
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I spent two weeks in the US and got fed up with the same old quantity not quality fair (unless you go high end). The Federal is a great venue, and old building with real character. We had a mixed platter which had great quality...More

Thank OutOutWithDanandViv
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoy your favorite beverage/ meal in a unique atmosphere. This place offers many great drinks and a variety of foods. Try the tater tots in maple syrup. Goes great with a cold beer. Great place to meet locals - they will help you get around...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Performing my civic responsibility - jury duty, placed me within easy walking distance of the Federal Bar. Since I had a liberal one and half hours for lunch what else could a civic minded potential juror do with their ample lunch period? The architecture is...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We droppwed into the Federal on a Thursday for late lunch. Thursdays they have house wines at happy hour prices all day, such a deal. We had 4 glasses (no, 2 each) for $16!! Sometimes we get charged $16 for 1 glass at "other" places....More

Thank ANonyMouse45
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-4414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Long Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 562-435-2000
The Federal Bar Long Beach Gastropub housed in an historic 1920's LB landmark. Home of the Federal Underground and The Parlour.
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