The 6 Best Bagel Shops Near Durham

Updated: August 22, 2022

Not sure where to get your poppy seed bagel fix? Find the best bagel spots in Durham on this list! Our list has the best kosher delis serving up fresh bagels, lox, and schmear. An everything bagel with cream cheese is a great takeout breakfast. Featuring brunch restaurants, kosher delis, and specialty bakeries.

Find the perfect Bagel spot

rise + grind

Bagel shop, DurhamBagel shopDurham
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Adelle's Coffeehouse

Tea & Coffee, $, DoverTea & Coffee, $Dover
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Crackskull's Coffee & Books

Tea & Coffee, $, NewmarketTea & Coffee, $Newmarket
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

The Works Bakery Cafe

$, Portsmouth$Portsmouth
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Port City Coffee Roasters

Tea & Coffee, $, PortsmouthTea & Coffee, $Portsmouth
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Loxsmith Bagels

Bagel shop, $, DoverBagel shop, $Dover
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

Why is this list better than others?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Bagel craving shouldn't be so tough. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 15185 spots across Durham, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 1052 lists and articles from the likes of – applying our boam magic to sift through results. The restaurants you see have been featured in . Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Bagel aficionado in you will rejoice.

Most common questions

The Works Cafe has outdoor seating and bagels in Durham.

There are 1 bagel spots in Durham.

The Works Cafe is the highest-rated bagel spot for take-out in Durham.

The Works Cafe is the highest-rated bagel spot for breakfast in Durham.

The Works Cafe is the highest-rated bagel spot for lunch in Durham.

Interesting facts about Bagel

  • The $1,000 bagel

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $1,000 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, bagel?

  • Think you can handle some plain Bagelicious bagel?

    Teddy Delacruzate the most plain Bagelicious bagel in the world by finishing no fewer than 6. Who’s up for breaking this record?

  • History lesson

    The next time you bite into a deliciousbagel remember to thank Poland who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

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