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Kettleman's Bagels

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Elizabeth Ave, Somerset, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Huge fat fluffy fresh bagels! Worth the long line on Sundays. Expensive when you order toppings but also worth it to not make another stop.

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Thank TheBadMoonRising
Naples, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Oh my, what a selection. You will have difficulty choosing but once you do, you will be glad you did. The bagels are terrific.

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Thank PhillyBoy21
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Very good food, but if the close time is 5pm why is the grill shut down at 3? There are a lot of people that take their lunch between 3 and 4 and many who may want to grab their dinner on the way home if they get off in that same time period. I would like to give it... More 

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Thank Mondo2477
Somerset, New Jersey
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This place is super busy because they sell the best bagels around. They also have great sandwiches for lunch. If you want a flagel (flat bagel) you better get there early. Get ready to stand in line!

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Thank kimkr66
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

They make the bagels righ in front of you! They have many kinds of doughs and toppings as well. Can't wait to come back and try something different! The staff is kind and helpful. Perfect!

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Thank Ester D
Annapolis, Maryland
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times. Bagels are AWESOME and if they werent I would not have come back. But the staff could "Brighten the whole room just by leaving it" - to use a phrase my mom used to use. Why frown so much?? I also hate the line. They use the same line to order and pickup and it... More 

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Thank MikeB5098
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The bagels are big and doughy, just like I want them to be, Lots of kinds and cream cheese flavors to choose from. Sandwiches are around 8 bucks, slightly more than other bagel shops, and a bagel with flavored cream cheese is $3.50, also on the high end,.. Overall, a tasty find.

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Thank Skeelove
Round Rock, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I had my first NY bagel from Kettleman's, and I probably will never have a bagel from anyone else! They were cripsy on the outside and so light and fluffy on the inside. They were HUGE as well! Half a bagel was enough for breakfast! I went back before I left for the airport and picked up a baker's dozen... More 

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Thank Caltex77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

A co worker suggested i try this spot for my morning meal sometime and boy were they right. All i can say is french toast + bagel all in one. It was delicious. The only thing id suggest is having more staff during peak hours.

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Thank sandytoes512
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Great bagels. Since moving here I go a few days a week but only before 7:30am. Otherwise it's a zoo. Worth the wait I expect, but go early and go often. Good stuff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elizabeth Ave, Somerset, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?