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The Bagel Shack

23653 El Toro Rd, C, Lake Forest, CA 92630
+1 949-305-2034
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
10 Jul 2018
“Best dang bagels around”
7 Jul 2018
“Breakfast ruined!”
Opens in 21 min
$$ - $$$
23653 El Toro Rd, C, Lake Forest, CA 92630
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

If you're looking for a great bagel, then the Bagel Shack is for you! I heard about this place from a van-pool rider, so I went there. We had guests over so I ordered a few of each different types of bagels. Man were they...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were leaving California this morning and decided to get some breakfast before hitting the road . Unfortunately we stopped at The Bagel Shack and got two bagel breakfast sandwiches and guess what I find in mine yes you guessed it a...More

Thank amr0bins0n
Reviewed November 8, 2017

East Coasters won't necessarily find this to be a great bagel. But it is a good bagel. Definitely beats anything the grocers put out. There is a wide variety of choices and the pricing is reasonable. So if you need a bagel fix this will...More

Thank LagunaGypsy
Reviewed May 25, 2017

We have been driving by this place for years. I am so glad we finally had the time to try them out. They have good bagel choices. The staff was friendly and helpful

Thank EileenBudandDude
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Love this place. It's quick and easy if you order ahead. I have the Sano...i forget how to pronounce it but it's a bagel of your choice with cream cheese, fresh tomato and lemon pepper. They have a lot more varieties of bagels and bagel...More

Thank OCTraveler23
Reviewed August 8, 2015

It was a busy place on a Sunday morning but the line moved quick and they had plenty of people working in the back. Got a plain bagel with avocado, cream cheese and lemon pepper. It came out quickly and was perfect. Outside seating was...More

Thank atlagunabeach
Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

While this place looks like a generic bagel store on the outside, the food was far from generic! It was fantastic. It had amazing bagel breakfast sandwiches. There were several breakfast and lunch sandwiches to choose from. While I wished they had more cream cheese...More

Thank Starryskies227
Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is our favorite place. My wife and I go here at least once a week. There are so many great bagels flavors to try. Hot and cold sandwiches, as well as just toasted with cream cheese or lox. Nobody prepares a better fresh bagel!...More

Thank Greg E
Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

Such a great local So Cal bagel shop.... Such great breakfast and atmosphere .... They open super early everyday and have great prices .... Fresh orange and apple juice and great coffee ... This place is the best ...

Thank Micheal T
Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

You know why there's no pictures for this place on TA? It's because nobody that eats here can wait to eat the food!! I got the poppy seed bagel and my better half got a french toast bagel...yeah, french toast. The poppy seed bagel was...More

Thank Ken D
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$20
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Open Hours
5:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23653 El Toro Rd, C, Lake Forest, CA 92630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-305-2034
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At The Bagel Shack, we think the crafting the very best ingredients for our homemade menu items and bagels. From our cream cheese to our salads and bagel sandwiches, we put a lot of heart into making everything by hand. Enter through our doors and take in the smell of freshly-baked bagels. Walk up to the counter, where you'll be greeted by a friendly face and a menu full of tasty options. Owned and operated by three brothers, we believe in creating strong bonds within our community. Whether you're stopping by for a morning juice or a quick lunch, we're happy to have you here. We're as easygoing as it gets: We simply want to give you a good meal and a fun time. Ask about our Catering and Lunch Specials! Make your next event a breeze and the best one yet!
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