• 8th Annual A-List
    Voting Has Ended
    We thank everyone who voted for us! Winners will be announced beginning 12/29/14.

    It's been a great year! We're very proud to be among some of the finest independent, family owned and operated businesses in Southeastern Wisconsin.
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  • The Rochester Deli on Youtube
    Check out this video created by MJSList -bringing you the best in Milwaukee Area businesses.

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  • Best Deli Winner
    M Magazine's 2012 Readers Choice
    Ready to munch on a great deli delight for lunch? Truck on over to The Rochester Deli in downtown Waukesha, where the family owned deli, bakery and catering service will wow you with swift service and mile-high bites like the popular Reuben.
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  • Where to get tasty corned beef
    By Carol Deptolla
    What sets this sandwich apart is its ultra-crispy marble-rye bread, grilled just like panini - so pleasurable to crunch through, on your way to the thick, hand-cut slices of corned beef.

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  • 'Living Local'
    Discover Downtown Waukesha
    Downtown Waukesha is a budding community filled with artisans, restaurants,boutiques and specialty shops, a civic theatre, museum, nightlife and more! All that's missing is you!

    Click here and discover a whole new way of 'Living Local'
    Hope you stop by the Deli!
  • Try Our Fresh Salads
    Made fresh daily
    Our Deli Salads are made fresh daily, perfect for any occasion! Call for selections and prices, or stop in and sample our signature salads!

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  • We Deliver
    Minimum Order Required
    Our delivery services are available Monday thru Friday 10am – 2pm! We currently utilize 3-4 delivery personnel and strive to make every delivery possible for our customers.

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Welcome to the Rochester Deli

deli exteriorHome of the Best Reuben. Located in Historic Downtown Waukesha, Wisconsin at 143 W. Broadway we use only the finest quality ingredients and specialize in corned beef and pastrami. Our menu also offers traditional deli sandwiches, made from scratch soups, salads, and scrumptious desserts served in a warm nostalgic atmosphere. Family owned and operated with a full menu available for carryout. We also offer wonderful wedding cakes, all occasion tortes, specialty platters and hors d' oeuvres for any size event - full service catering for 100 guests or less. The deli is available after 5pm on Saturdays for private parties. Contact the business office at (262) 522-9613 for further information.

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Gift cards can be purchased at the deli, you can e-mail us (call the business line), or fill out this form and fax it to us. Gift cards can be picked up in person or we can send them out by mail.

You can also purchase gift certificates online with credit card info (safe and secure) Check out www.wirestaurant.org for a list of WRA restaurants offering the convenience of online gift certificate purchases.