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The Bagel Basket

$$ - $$$Cafe, British,
25-31 Main Street, Largs KA30 8AE, Scotland
+44 1475 675862
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“bagels” (54 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
“soup” (22 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25-31 Main Street, Largs KA30 8AE, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited this place a few times now and have not been disappointed with the food. The staff are helpful and very friendly. Had the fish tea for two with tea/coffee with bread & butter, at under £19 for two it's very good value. We will...More

Thank Micknali88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come from Kilmarnock and have been to the Bagel Basket about 10 times now with my family. 7 visits have been excellent with nice warm food and decent sized portions. It's not that cheap but will pay a premium for decent food. However our...More

Thank jasmine123iiii
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped off here on the way back from our trip over to Cumbrae. We both had soup and sandwiches which were very nice. The soup was very hot and the sandwiches had plenty of filling in them. It was a bustling café with lots...More

Thank jolleygirlc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have always enjoyed The Bagel Basket but was unimpressed this week. Sausage was over cooked and tasted a bit funny. Toast was over done. Asked for alternative to beans but didn’t get anything. I will go back but not sure if I will have...More

Thank Carrottop
aileen c, Owner at The Bagel Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your review. Our breakfast is cooked to order and grilled and I am sorry you did not enjoy it today. When ordering customers are asked what they would like for a replacement. Sorry your toast was not to your liking next time...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had lunch here again today and just loved it. lovely friendly atmosphere. great food and a free pot of tea. the French toast is to die for with maple syrup and bacon

Thank marshmallowScotland
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Had a brilliant lunch here with friends. We all thoroughly enjoyed our lunch, it was a great menu to choose from and will definitely return next time we are nearby! The staff were very welcoming and efficient.

Thank Beverley M
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Been at the Bagel Basket many times and never been let down food is great as is service.My mother is in a wheelchair and taking her there is no problem staff move chairs and even tables to make sure she's comfortable.Highly recommend this place to...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Had a very enjoyable stop here ..very friendly welcome, food was lovely and delighted to find it is dog friendly.

Thank jonnotgeoff
aileen c, Owner at The Bagel Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review. Being dog friendly has been very popular both with visitors and the locals. kind regards Stewart

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Very nice owners and staff can't do enough .Good prices and great food .Would highly recommend a visit.Wheelchair friendly

Thank ANN C
aileen c, Owner at The Bagel Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review, we read and respond to all reviews personally which I think is very important, personally a business that does not respond to reviews then does not deserve your business, just my opinion. kind regards Stewart

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Visited The BAGEL Basket last Thursday with my 2 daughters and my in laws. It was all going well until my eldest had her yoghurt & Cranberry slice. And so the story..... Restaurants have a duty to us customers to CLEARLY display the allergies list...More

2  Thank Sunshinemama
aileen c, Owner at The Bagel Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

In response to your review firstly the allergen notice is clearly displayed on the front door and on the menus. At no time did you say that your daughter had a peanut allergy until after the yoghurt and cranberry slice had been chosen and eaten,...More

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7 April 2015|
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Response from aileen c | Property representative |
The Goverment takes 34p from this sale. Add staff wages, electric business rates service washing your glass and a small profit then we come to this sum. Regards Stewart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-31 Main Street, Largs KA30 8AE, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Ayrshire  >  North Ayrshire  >  Largs
  • Phone Number: +44 1475 675862
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Cafe/Bistro specialising in local produce and Gluten Free options. Well behaved dogs welcome. Recently won best cafe/bistro in the West of Scotland and best in Scotland at the food awards Scotland on 15th August 2016.
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