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These 12 Spots Serve Up The Best Bagels In New Jersey

If the weather reports are right, we’ve got a big blizzard on the way. That means it’s time to stock up on the essentials – milk, eggs and bagel shop bagels. If you’ve never left the Garden State for a significant amount of time, you may not realize just how lucky we are. I spent a summer in California and had to drive 40 minutes to get to a bagel shop, and it was a chain. The bagels were good, but not New Jersey good. Here are 12 beloved bagel spots that will leave you feeling glad to be from New Jersey. Please note that they’re listed in no particular order:

This list is only just the start. What’s your favorite bagel joint in New Jersey? Share with me in the comments and maybe it will make it into part two. For more circular treats in the Garden State, check out this New Jersey Donut Road Trip.

Kristen Koennemann
Kristen is a freelance writer, editor and social-media manager who really loves her state. She's here to share all that New Jersey has to offer with residents and the rest of the world.