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Backstreet Bagel Company

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127 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-3759
+1 970-240-3675
07:00 - 14:30
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Denver, Colorado
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love that you can mix it up with the cream cheese add-ins. Comfortable. Friendly staff. Will go again.

Thank zhazen
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fresh coffee, tasty handmade bagel sandwiches, casual cool atmosphere and superb local art on display! Occasionalyl Colorado musicians play live shows here... A "secret spot" for locals, visitors welcome!

1 Thank Michael D
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Coffee and a bagel--what better way to start your day. Whether an egg and sausage on whole wheat or an "everything" with a "schmeer", the food is fresh, good, and served with a smile. The choice of coffee is varied and tasty.

Thank Marcia C
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thanks Marcia! You're review is so helpful in motivating us to keeping offering the very best foods and coffees possible. We also are learning just how many people rely on reviews like yours to find the delicious little hot spots when they cruise through towns like ours. We look forward to serving you again! ~Scott More 

West Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Our family of 9 stopped here for lunch on our way from the airport to Telluride. The food was fresh and yummy. Great variety of bagels, sandwiches and to my daughters great surprise they had a gluten free bagel too. Very friendly. A great way to begin a vacation!!

Thank kdavickwdm
Montrose, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Top notch bagel. Yes it's a little different than Nah Yorkahs (wife is from NY I can get away with it) bagels but it's mighty close to mom and pop shops there. All ingredients are excellent quality no matter what you get. Also they recently expanded so it's not quite so packed. Even when packed rarely have I waited longer... More 

Thank bukner88
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Many thanks for your generous review! We always love to have feedback from people with east coast roots! Sorry California but this gives us the authenticity that others can only claim. Cheers! ~Scott More 

Buffalo, New York
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90 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

newly remodeled and expanded, the absolute best place in Montrose for a breakfast bagel, a lunch bagel or any time you want a good, fresh chewy, perfectly baked treat. There are really no bad choices here, so come often and come hungry

Thank herb854
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

We LOVE your kind words! Sounds like a slogan we could use. Thank you so much for the review! ~Scott More 

Denver, Colorado
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

My husband and I were visiting Montrose for the weekend while exploring the Black Canyon of the Gunnison and we ate here 3 times. Definitely the best place for breakfast and lunch in Montrose. The bagels are delicious and soft. For lunch we tried the cranberry, turkey sandwich the roast beef and horseradish sandwich both of which were great. I'd... More 

Thank globaladventures2017
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the generous review! I'm so glad you had a chance to experience The best of Montrose (Backstreet & the Black Canyon)! ...well there may be a few other highlights and honestly we are humbled by your kind words. Thanks also for highlighting some of our extensive menu options. People will realize we're more than just a bagel/schmear... More 

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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Local hangout... Great variety of bagels, sandwich options, sweet treats and specialty coffees... The breakfast bagel sandwich with coffee combo is a good value. Recently the the new owners have added space with local artists on display. They also host an outdoor space both in front with bistro style tables and the back with a more picnic style.

Thank Cheryl Z
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Cheryl! We appreciate your kind words and the additional info about our seating and expansion! We have been very blessed with our customers and feel fortunate to have had the need to expand. Looking forward to many more years of delicious bagels & treats! ~Scott More 

Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Lots of options for bagels along with delicious assortment of cream cheeses. Breakfast sandwiches, muffins, croissants, etc. Great selection of coffee and torani flavorings. I had an onion bagel that was tasty, but seemed just a bit undercooked. The crowning glory was the fantastic "lite veggie" cream cheese! It was loaded with crunchy veggies and had a wonderfully fresh, creamy... More 

Thank Kristimey2828
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind feedback and we're so glad you had such a good experience here! We share every word of every review with the staff so know your time taken to write helps us as well as your fellow travelers. Cheers, we'll see you next time! More 

Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This is the best place in town for coffee and homemade bagels. My son loved the meatball sub, gave him energy for the next few soccer games.. Must visit has gluten free and vegetarian options!!!

Thank Dmuwanga

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
American, Delicatessen, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-3759
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 970-240-3675
Backstreet is an independent family owned bagel shop, deli and coffee house offering up to 16 types of fresh baked bagels daily. We use them for our famous sandwiches or with one of our 7 flavors of homemade schmears. We also offer a complete specialty coffee menu featuring locally roasted beans. Finish the experience with one of our delicious baked treats.

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