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BentoBoxx Jun 1, 2008 02:47 PM

I can't seem to find decent bagels in the Hollywood area. Anyone have any suggestions???

  1. mmontgomery Jun 1, 2008 03:17 PM

    I like La Brea Bagels on Beverly at Poinsettia. It is closed on Saturdays.

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      Rimetra Jun 1, 2008 04:03 PM

      I think it is called Best Bagels on Fairfax, just south of Beverly on the right hand side. Best Cinnamon bagel I have ever had!

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        Obessed Jun 1, 2008 10:30 PM

        My favorite bagels are from Bagel Brokers - on Beverly just east of Fairfax. They are the closet I've found in LA to NY-style bagels.

        1. lil mikey Jun 2, 2008 08:35 AM

          Victor's deli used to have them, but they closed. Now I go to Brooklyn Bagels on Beverly, about a block west of Alvarado.

          It's an industrial operation... they make the bagels by the dozen. And because of the throughput, the bagels are always very fresh. In fact, sometimes I have them the next day and they're still good.

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            jeffrey Jun 2, 2008 10:58 AM

            Another vote for Bagel Broker.

            1. SecretHeadquarters Jun 2, 2008 11:34 AM

              La Brea Bagel, in the little mini mall, just east of El Coyote on Beverly blvd, south side of the street. This might be the worst bagel establishment in the history of all bad bagel places. The bagels are atrocious, service SUPER rude, expensive, and it tastes like they use saw dust in their bagels. I live right around the corner, walking distance, and I have tried this place 4 times, hoping for something to change my opinion. I strongly suggest Bagel Broker over this place, for this area.

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                ExtraCheesePlease Jun 2, 2008 02:53 PM

                Totally agree about Labrea Bagel. Lived near there and so it was quite accessible but the bagels were horrible and the service was even worse. I get bagels from Bagel Brokers weekly for my staff and they love it. Their bialies and japaleno cheddar bagels are the best IMHO.

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                AteTooMuch Jun 2, 2008 03:32 PM

                Not quite hollywood but Western Bagels on Sepulveda blvd rocks... definately worth a saturday morning drive from hollywood.

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