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Lighthouse Bagels and Deli

807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
+1 252-453-9998
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  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bagels” (530 reviews)
“sandwiches” (130 reviews)
“coffee cake” (29 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can't go wrong with anything that you order at Lighthouse Bagels and Deli. Bagels are out of this world! No matter which one you choose you will not be disappointed. I recommend their apple fritters and pecan cinnamon roll is to die for. Everyone...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch in between sightseeing. Many sandwich and bagel options. Food is good. No indoor seating and eating at the outside tables is impossible between fighting the birds and the bugs. And, there are no restrooms for patrons! It's a real...More

Thank travelingtrio2010
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While you are in carrolla, you need to go here for breakfast. Very good bagels and cream cheeses. All made in house. If you like lox, just ask. They sell it to you by the pound. Several specialty sandwiches for breakfast and lunch. I give...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you go at 10AM you miss the morning beach crowd. We went at 8AM and there was a line out the door 20 people deep, but every time we went between 10-1030 it was way less crowded. However, the line no matter how long...More

Thank ChicShari
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I am a fussy bagel person! First I'm from NY where bagels are supreme. Second I don't waste a single calorie on lousy food. Third since bagels are calorie hogs, the bagel better be superb if I'm going to have one. Oh yeah.....this is the...More

Thank DMZ56
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything, and I mean everything is really good here! The service is great, the food is good, and the hype is real. The line gets long by mid morning so get there early to avoid the rush, or you can order online on their website...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bagels are to die for, fresh! The French toast and cinnamon bagels are the best beach breakfast ever. Arrive early to avoid the line.

Thank zephlc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick service, unusual, yummy fresh ingredients, some outdoor tables, benches. We both enjoyed our orders. Sandwiches are quite large! Half was enough for me😉

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we are in the area we stop at least once for breakfast. Great selection of bagels and great sandwiches. The addition of donuts has been nice as well.

Thank AOBrian
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a reason this place has a huge line, and it is worth the wait!! Showed up one morning, got a dozen bagels to go as well as some coffee cake. The bagels are great and were a huge hit and the coffee cake...More

Thank Kevin S
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13 August 2016|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
We do have Boars Head meats, eggs, smoothies, salad options available. Our bagels and breads are not gluten free.
13 December 2015|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
YES we do sell gift certificates. Please contact Lighthousebagels at aol . com to purchase.
Jim S
17 August 2015|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember seeing gluten free options. Then again, I wasn't looking either. If you call them, they might be able to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:30 - 16:00
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
06:30 - 18:30
05:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-9998
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For over over 16 years, Lighthouse Bagels has been the premier spot for breakfast in Corolla. We make our delicious NY/NJ style bagels and donuts from scratch every morning. Try our world famous yeast raised and cake donuts, grilled sandwiches like sausage, bacon, or pork roll egg and cheese on a bagel. Enjoy fresh fruit and vegetable smoothies and for lunch we have a full deli, featuring Boars Head sandwich meats. We have been the locals choice for over 16 years, come check us out!
*New for 2017 - place your breakfast order online!*
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