best bagels in nyc


Absolute Bagels

Hand-rolled, housemade bagels plus spreads & other toppers 

2788 Broadway, New York, NY 10025


Black Seed Bagels

Montreal style hand-rolled, wood-oven-baked bagels, plus smoked fish & creative sandwiches.

176 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10009


kossar's bialy's 

Since 1936 preparing kosher bialys, bagels, sandwiches & babka.

367 Grand St, New York, NY 10002

la bagel delight

A selection of bagels, sandwiches & pastries 

284 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215


russ & daughters

Family-owned shop offering high-end smoked fish, caviar & New York-style specialty foods since 1914.

179 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002



Bustling cafe serving up bagels & made-to-order sandwiches.

831 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022

Zucker's Bagels & Smoked Fish

Bagels (plus a wide selection of toppings), smoked fish, sandwiches 

146 Chambers St, New York, NY 10007


terrace bagels

Hand-rolled bagels, flavored cream cheeses & sandwiches 

224 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY 11215

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photo: food & wine

Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company 

Bagels & assorted spreads headline this self-serve cafe's roster of daytime noshes.

286 8th Ave, New York, NY 10001

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photo: yelp

best bagel & coffee 

Straightforward, neighborhood outpost for grab-&-go bagels 

225 W 35th St A, New York, NY 10001

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photo: serious eats

Barney Greengrass

Jewish deli institution since 1908, known for smoked fish & not taking credit cards.

541 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024


h&h bagel

Landmark joint with a few small tables for classic bagels, spreads & smoked fish 

1551 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028


murray's bagels 

Classic New York-style bagels offered with an array of spreads & smoked fish 

500 6th Ave, New York, NY 10011


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photo: pintrest


Smoked fish, housemade bagels & other Jewish appetizing fare offered in a vintage-style spot.

463 W Broadway, New York, NY 10012


tompkins square bagels 

Hand-rolled bagels, sandwiches, pastries & coffee 

165 Avenue A, New York, NY 10009