The Federal

Celebrating 10 Years In Durham’s Historic Brightleaf District

The Federal first opened in March of 2004, after three guys got together and saw a need for a solid neighborhood bar that celebrated Durham. But not just any neighborhood bar, one that served simple but fantastic food, that would exceed expectations. And with this good food came good beer – 14 micros from around the country and a solid bottle selection.

5/24 Lunch

Specials

 

Chicken Wings (8)

BBQ, Buffalo, or Sweet Chili Hoisin

With Blue Cheese Dip $9

 

 

Blueberry Salad

Blueberries, Red’s Farm Hakurei Turnips,

Cherry Tomatoes, Goat Cheese, Almonds, Arugula,

Blueberry Vinaigrette $12

 

 

Roasted Turkey Panini

Sweet N’ Spicy Roasted Turkey Breast, French Brie,

Brown Sugar Bacon, Pesto Aioli on Sourdough

Served with Fries or Salad $13

 

 

Fried Chicken Sandwich

Buttermilk Battered Fried Chicken, Arugula,

Red Onion, Tomatillo Sauce, Swiss on Brioche

Served with Fries or Salad $13

 

 

Duck Tacos (3)

Marinated Duck Breast,

Shallots, Red Onion, Squash, Arugula,

Sweet Chili BBQ Sauce on Flour Tortillas $13