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Bruegger's Bagel Bakery

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753 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
+1 414-272-0202
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Wisconsin
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always great bagels. Sandwiches are great too. Friendly service at this location. Great location. Dine in or go out to the riverfront nearby.

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Thank B0pper
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Pick up bagels here for my team and family. Staff is always helpful and friendly. Nicole, the manager goes above and beyond. Bakery is always clean and service is fast.

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Thank Jo R
Chicago, Illinois
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1,073 reviews
512 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 409 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Breuggers water boiled bagels (how real NYC bagels are made) are the best you can get outside of NYC – perfectly doughy yet not heavy and Breuggers also has some of the best flavored cream cheeses (jalapeno, honey walnut and salmon are my favs … the jalapeno is a little hot but it has a true jalapeno flavor which no... More 

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Thank Shelliu
Chicago
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

We stayed at a nearby hotel and walked over for breakfast. Staff is super friendly, bagels warm and delicious. We even bought a dozen bagels for our car ride home! Next time we visit Milwaukee we will definitely return to Bruegger's.

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Thank ChicagoVacationfun
Gainesville, Florida
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130 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

Attending an event in Milwaukee and did not want to pay hotel prices for breakfast so walked down here instead. Great bagel sandwiches. Also decided to go there for lunch on a Sunday when not very much is open downtown. I had a ham and swiss and my wife had chicken salad both of which were good. At at tables... More 

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Thank Richard R
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215 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

It doesn't seem like much is open prior to 7am for breakfast in Milwaukee. This is located near InterContinental hotel and I highly suggest it for a quick AM bite. Good, prompt service and friendly staff. Had a brief wait as they had to make more eggs for the sandwiches. Bagel sandwich was delicious and filling. Would happily visit this... More 

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Thank HopheadWI
Chicago, Illinois
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212 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Saturday morning in Milwaukee around 9 am,this joint was the only hope for my breakfast. I opted for Blueberry bagel with plain cream cheese. I would like to mention that they have variety of cream cheese and bagels. I also ordered Classic wrap including two eggs,turkey and cheese,which was not at all good. As this is a breakfast joint they... More 

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Thank kavi91189
Buffalo, New York
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163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

I had a sesame bagel toasted with butter, also coffee. It was about 9:00 am they were very busy but we got served pretty fast.

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Thank leon039
Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

Since we didn't want to pay hotel prices, we walked about a block and located Brueggers Bagel Bakery. The Bagels are fresh and the breakfast sandwiches were good. It made for an inexpensive breakfast option

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Thank Eve G
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015

The perfect place to warm up on a cold day. Grilled cheese, chili and a hot cup of coffee. Cinnamon toast coffee, decaf. Great lunch spot.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 753 N Water St, Milwaukee, WI 53202
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 414-272-0202

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?