And the top bagels in Astoria are …
By Loulou Chryssides
Bagels: the staple food in any New Yorker’s diet, both near and far. Ask a New Yorker what they miss the most when they leave the city, and chances are one of their answers is a good bagel. Below, we’ve compiled a list of the top bagels in Astoria, according to Yelp.
Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company
Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company, specifically their 30th Avenue and Broadway locations, scored top spots on Yelp’s list of the best bagels in Astoria. The menu consists of a multitude of items, from bagels to salads and coffee. Their Astoria locations are the following: 35-05 Broadway, 36-14 30th Ave, and 35-09 Ditmars Blvd. For additional information, be sure to visit their website: http://bkbagel.com/.
New York City Bagel & Coffee House
New York City Bagel & Coffee House located at 40-05 Broadway is one of the highest rated bagel shops on Yelp’s ‘best bagels in Astoria’. As per their website, their bagels are ‘made fresh every day and baked right on premises’. While a regular bagel costs approximately $1.10 with no additional toppings, New York City Bagel & Coffee House also serves mini bagels in each flavor offered. More details on their menu can be found here.
The Breakfast Shack
The Breakfast Shack, located outside of Athens Square Park boasts not only a top bagel rating on Yelp, but it is also one of the highest rated Astoria restaurants/cafes. The Breakfast Shack includes items such as steel-cut oatmeal, a 3-egg omelet, and numerous additional breakfast items. Specific details on additional menu items can be found here.
Toast & Roast Bagels and Coffee
Toast & Roast, located 32-07 Broadway, also has one of the highest ratings on Yelp, with menu items ranging from yogurt parfaits & fresh smoothies to, you guessed it, bagels. Classic bagel sandwiches include 1 egg sandwich ($2.25) to specialty salads such as chicken salad ($6.25), and a salmon sandwich ($7.95). For additional menu details, visit Toast & Roast’s website.
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