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Balsam Bagels

288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
+1 585-482-5080
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“soups” (8 reviews)
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06:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

This is the only place in Rochester that reminds me of the great bagel shops in New York City. The sumptuous bagels are a treat to eat. Very flavourful, well baked, plenty of coverings such as onions or everything. I also like the variety of...More

Thank Q3601UQmikem
Reviewed 29 March 2015

These bagels and cream cheeses are the real thing! They are hot, fresh and delicious! Enough said! We'll be back again and again!

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 11 January 2015

AWESOME bagels and amazing cream cheeses. They have wonderful vegan soups and salads too. I especially love the French Toast Bagels.

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

I love Balsam Bagels, my boyfriend and I go pretty much every Sunday. Their bagels are fresh and they have so many varieties of bagels/cream cheese. Their desserts are great too, and they have lots of vegan options!

Thank Allison U
Reviewed 18 October 2014

Balsam Bagels are some of the best bagels I've ever had. Chewy, tasty, they are better than any I've had in NY/NJ.

Thank pbear160
Reviewed 19 June 2014

They are really good bagels with so many kinds to choose from, they also had a ton of flavored cream cheeses to choose from. I had a Bacon egg and cheese on an everything bagel. Again the bagel was great, but the egg was a...More

2  Thank Polar_Caver
Reviewed 4 June 2014 via mobile

Balsam Bagels is a kosher bakery in Rochester New York. However, Bagels are just a portion of their excellent home made offerings. Sandwiches, wraps, bagel dogs, pastries, even some Greek food too. The bagels are a little unusual in that they are colossal! While baked...More

Thank mszwny
Reviewed 10 March 2014

We've been to Balsam many, many times. It is by far and away the best bagel location in Rochester, NY. Everything from soups to bagel sandwiches are fantastic.

Thank rickpearson54
Reviewed 8 April 2013

What's good about this place is that it is a locally owned bagel shop with crunchy bagels. It's resembles a New York City bagel, crispy on the outside, soft on the inside. They also have a great selection of bagels with unique combinations of flavors....More

Thank AviMom2006
Reviewed 23 February 2013

great bagels and soups, lots of vegan options, vegan cheese, vegan soups. Also the sides are good, lentil and chickpea salads. Good selection of juices from Tropicana

1  Thank Jennifer G
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-482-5080
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