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Bagels & Schmear

114 E 28th St, New York City, NY 10016-8402
+1 212-725-7873
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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05:30 - 18:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
114 E 28th St, New York City, NY 10016-8402
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our son live next door, and he loves it. The staff is friendly, and the food is fresh and reasonably priced.

Thank SEM12533
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was visiting NY with some friends and my husband that is American and he said we need to try NY bagels. We did some research and found this place near our hotel, what a discovery! The bagels are delicious, you can put in whatever...More

Thank Lydia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place early one cold morning in NYC- definitely worth the walk and the tastiest bagel I have ever had!

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This place just had it right. Fresh bagels, toasted if you like with a wide variety of toppings from local c, to herring salad or white fish salad etc. all sorts of toppings and friendly service. Prices are competitive for the area and the coffee...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed at hotel close to this bagel place and decided to give it a try since it had pretty good reviews. Not sure what the hype is about as the bagels are just average, the cream cheese is not creamy, and freshly squeezed orange...More

1  Thank gdima007
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We had breakfast at Schmear each day for our NYC stay, all of the food was high quality and really tasty. The coffee was ok.

Thank David F
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Visited twice in February 2018 Ate in both times Friendly Delicious Everything Bagel (toasted bagel)

Thank _Michelle_B_AU
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Having tried a few bagel spots in New York, Bagels & Schmear is top of the list. Seating is limited with high chairs lined up against one side of the wall with the counter stretching throughout the shop on the other side. Recommend going for...More

1  Thank Andrey V
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Oh my gosh, the best bagel I've ever had - and I eat bagels every single day!! Huge, soft, with mounds of soft cream cheese - to die for!! And really inexpensive - breakfast in NYC for $3 or less? Awesome!!

1  Thank Jacki V
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Real talk: this was my first NY bagel, so I'm not an expert, but I would call myself a bread lover, and that bagel. Damn. Crunchy outside that your teeth sink into with ease, then soft, fluffy, pain de mie goodness in the middle. The...More

Thank belovedsnail
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
05:30 - 16:00
05:30 - 18:00
05:30 - 18:00
05:30 - 18:00
05:30 - 18:00
05:30 - 18:00
05:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E 28th St, New York City, NY 10016-8402
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-7873
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