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City Bagel Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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511 University Dr, Starkville, MS 39759-3355
+1 662-323-3663
06:30 - 14:00
Closed now
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Wed - Thu 06:30 - 20:00
Fri 06:30 - 21:00
Sat - Tue 06:30 - 14:00
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Brentwood, Tennessee
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bagels are soft, chewy and tasty. There are a number of different specialty bagels which go well with toppings or as a sandwich . We chose the jalapeño and cheddar bagel with egg, ham and Swiss cheese. A great breakfast bite. There were two good choices for coffee, but for an all star breakfast stop, I'd like to see a... More 

Thank John M
Starkville, Mississippi
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

City Bagel is better than ever. And that's saying a lot. This iconic college town relaxing spot has fantastic food. And a bigger and better selection than ever.

Thank marlinmike79
Franklin, Tennessee
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten here many times and ordered sandwiches, bagels, and desserts. It's always fun and family oriented. It has a lot of college students too.

Thank Beth B
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This place is great for outdoor breakfast! They have great bagels (especially the pizza bagel) and coffee. I like to bring dogs to sit with us outside!

Thank Alexis S
columbus, United States
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I have frequented this establishment many times over a period of 5 years, both personally and for business lunches with colleagues. I have found that the staff and management are not personable. I have looked past their personalities based on the quality of the baked items (especially the faccacia bread) and the yummy club sandwich. Truly the service has impeded... More 

Thank Nikhole S
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

I have been going to City Bagel for breakfast or lunch (and the occasional Italian night dinner) for more than 20 years. Until recently, the restaurant was owned and run by Mary and Joe Tkach, but they trained the new owners so it hasn't changed very much, and that's a good thing. City Bagel has always been known for its... More 

Thank cadamsprice
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170 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 296 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We got there at just the right time on a game day Saturday. They had a game day bagel (maroon, of course!). Bagels were good. We've also been there for Italian night, very tasty as well. Pizza bagel was yummy, as was just the plain butter & cinnamon sugar.

Thank meglenn108b
Starkville, Mississippi
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Can't go wrong with this spot, fresh bagels made & cooked daily. Great for coffee/breakfast in the am and also offering a "brown bag" Italian nights Wednesday - Saturday with delicious pastas. Pastry chef is putting out some amazing stuff! A must visit.... A+ spot!

Thank TyThames
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414 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I ate here today with my former department head. I placed my order for a veggie sandwich on foccacia bread and a cup of corn chowder and had barely had time to get my water and sit down when my name was called. My lunch companion said "That was quick," and he was right. I took one bite of my... More 

Thank psychprofessor
Franklin, Tennessee
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Most importantly, the bagels were great. True bagels -- boiled and all. I would return, but only on a slow day. We went the Sunday after a MSU game day and they were unprepared for the volume (although I would think this is standard on game weekends). They take your name on your order, not a number, and they call... More 

Thank KAnthony2008

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 20:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 University Dr, Starkville, MS 39759-3355
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Starkville
  • Phone Number: +1 662-323-3663

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