The Great American Bagel

1248 W Belmont Ave (at N Lakewood Ave)
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 325-0606
6:00am - 6:00pm
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6:00am - 6:00pm
6:00am - 6:00pm
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6:00am - 5:00pm
6:00am - 3:00pm



  • Best bagels in Chicago.
  • Everything bagel w scallion cream cheese and tomato = amazing
  • A couple bacon, egg, and cheese bagels to go: good call
  • Wifi and lox!
  • Great service, fresh bagels, tasty cream cheese, great coffee, reasonable prices. What more could you ask for in a bagel place? Oh you can see then making the bagels if you want some entertainment.
  • FRESH bagels!!!
  • The bagels are awesome and the coffee too
  • Rare roast beef on cheddar-jalapeno bagel sammy is very good.....
  • Sausage, egg and cheese sandwich on a french toast bagel!
  • Sandwich was decent, nice enough people. They cooked the egg for the sandwich by microwaving some liquid egg. In my opinion no restaurant should cook a meal that way.
  • Great bagels weak Coffee
  • Egg bagel w/cucumber cream cheese & cucumber slices!
  • Really fresh bagels, great selection and wonderful staff. Just wish they toasted the bagels a little more.
  • Asiago SuperBagel
  • lots of selection. closes really early though
  • I bet this guy gets lonely up in here.

Nearby places

1225 W Belmont Ave
1229 W Belmont Ave (btwn N Lakewood Ave & N Racine Ave)
1153 W Belmont Ave (at Racine Ave)