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Bagel World III Bakery & Deli

323 Main St, Reading, MA 01867-3616
+1 781-942-2442
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bagels” (54 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“cream cheese” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
323 Main St, Reading, MA 01867-3616
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Bagel World has delicious bagels and cream cheese and onderful bagel sandwiches for breakfast or lunch!

Thank capecaflit
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I am legitimately confused by why people rave about this place. I mean the prices are fine, service is fine, and bagels are fine...but its not anything to get legitimately excited about. Its like getting excited about a big chain restaurant. Everything is just okay.

Thank phillyinva
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The long wait for Bagel World's bagels is worth it...so many different types and spreads it is hard to make a decision. Coffee is good also.

Thank V5255PIlisap
Reviewed 8 August 2017

A great variety of bagels and breakfast and luncheon place to take out or eat in. The drive in is very popular for quick takeout food.

Thank X3948DZmarys
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This place always has a huge line both inside and in the drive-thru and the service is not friendly at all, but the bagels are so delicious and fresh that I come here at least once a week. They have so many choices for bagels...More

Thank Sabrina P
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When we moved to Reading, MA, last year, we were told " oh you are just down the street from Bagel World". We could not believe the line to get into their establishment....WELL WORTH THE 20 minute wait. They are truly the BEST Bagels in...More

Thank Betty M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The bagels are exceptional. Truly. The parking and the wait, whether to order inside or using the drive-through, can be simply too much. As the years have gone by, service has become less friendly. Try very very early or off-hours.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

These are fantastic bagels. No flair. Picture Seinfelds "soup nazi" episode, replacing soup with bagels. Wait in a looooong line, step up, place your order, hand your money...eat delightful bagels. Avoid the drive thru at all costs.

Thank Nicolina74
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The bagels are superior and the strawberry spread is a bonus. Peak hours make parking a frustrating challenge. What has gone downhill, unfortunately, is the attitude of many of the servers. Sometimes surly.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Not much to say other than these are the best bagels ever. I'm partial to the French Toast bagels. If there's a line, don't give up - it's worth the wait!

Thank joereiss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Main St, Reading, MA 01867-3616
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +1 781-942-2442
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