East Side Bagel Cafe

1496 1st Ave (at 78th St.)
New York, NY 10075
(212) 794-1655
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm
6:00am - 9:00pm



  • Pay immediately after ordering. No need to wait for your food to be ready before paying
  • try the chocolate crumb cake
  • Their everything bagels are my everything.
  • Slow service and dry muffins but very nice bagels
  • The breakfast sandwich was good!
  • Solid breakfast sandwiches on the UES. Prefer them over Pick a Bagel
  • Breakfast served all day! Aka bacon, egg, and cheese anytime.
  • Honestly the worst bagel I have ever had... Wasn't cooked all the way and it tasted like those bagels you buy in the store... Never will come back.
  • No. Just no.
  • They make an excellent reuben, which is also very affordable
  • Try the mini bagels or flat bagels. They are from a different source the regular bagels are awful. Think what a bagel would taste like in Iowa except these are worse.
  • East Side Bagel Cafe got a health rating of A with 12 points. Download the nyc health ratings android app to view and share restaurants on FourSquare http://nychealthratings.com/r/30306
  • They changed the bagels, I'm not sure how I feel about it yet?
  • The owners are getting their bagels from a new source. They're not quite as good anymore. The coffee is still great.
  • The bagels weren't bad but the iced coffee I had was terrible (albeit gigantic).
  • Low fat muffins are surprisingly good.
  • Not bad. Best bagels on UES are @ Bagel Express, 93rd + 2nd.
  • Great coffee skip sbucks
  • Delicious chopped herring salad!
  • Huuuuuge iced coffee for only 2.25

Nearby places

59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West)
599 E 86th St (at East End Ave)
1445 First Ave (at E 75th St)