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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%
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“bagels” (549 reviews)
“sandwiches” (134 reviews)
“coffee cake” (31 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

I had a supreme caprese sandwich & my husband had a reuben. Sandwiches were fantastic! French toast bagels were TASTY! Place was clean and staff was friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Awesome bagels. The breakfast sandwiches are big and are enough to hold you over for a late lunch after the beach. MUST try the French toast bagel. The service is awesome and maintains friendliness while being efficient. Go here!

Thank DayTripperNo9
Reviewed 2 September 2015

The folks who run it are very nice. The have some weird stupidity about guns, with T-shirts which say leave the guns, take the bagels, so they must be liberals for whom I have little use, but we go there because the bagels are really...More

Thank LtRogerWilco
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This place has been around a while, and is very popular with the beaching visitors, especially in the morning. The bagels are just huge and superb. So are the other breakfast treats (though they don't sell donuts every day - I think only Wed.-Sun.). The...More

1  Thank PJA070413
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

This is a must stop for us every visit to Corolla. The bagels are so good, especially the sriracha everything's and the regular everything's. Our vacation wouldn't be complete without them!

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 September 2015

You wouldn't think you could find a good bagel in the sticks of Corolla but this place has delivered on great bagels year after year. I like to get them when they just come out of the oven and keep forgetting that they don't open...More

Thank Kennith J
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Bagel house with decent breakfast spread. Quick service. I got a coffee banana java that was very good.

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Best bagels outside of New York! The first place I go when I hit town. Try the Rosemary Olive Oil, my personal favorite. Lighthouse has a great menu to pick from. We always pick up a dozen on the way out of town to take...More

Thank Chrissie1211
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Take it from a New Yorker, these are NY bagels. Best bagels outside of the NYC metro area we've ever had. A lot of choices. It's usually pretty crowded but they're well staffed and they do a great keeping the line moving. A must have...More

Thank SaintJamesBri
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I heard about this place before arriving for our vacation in Corolla, and was told I had to try it! It was delicious! They have so many flavored bagels and cream cheese. The bagels are huge and filling! Loved it so much we went back...More

Thank morgan l
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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