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Bagels & Brew

21771 Lake Forest Dr, Ste 100, Lake Forest, CA 92630-2782
(949) 951-8985
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Lake Forest, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I ordered a sandwich called the Turkado. Turkey and avocado. The sandwich was a pretty good size. I was able to eat half at lunch and the other half for dinner on the run. It was awesome. I loved it and will eat there again. I did a to go order so can't tell you much more about the place... More

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Laguna Beach, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

A little above the average bagel shack. The place is crazy busy on the weekends so be prepared. The staff seems efficient at times (but also crazy busy) and they try to hurry each person along in an orderly manner. Lots of tables outside and inside. The place is chaotic during the morning rush on weekends. Best bagel so far... More

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Lake Forest, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have been going to Bagel's and Brew ever since we moved to Lake Forest 10 years ago. They were the best bagels we ever tasted. About 2 or 3 months ago we noticed they had a different consistency and were a harder and dryer bagel. This happened 3 times. We were going to stop going there , but decided... More

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Lake Forest, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Always fresh and the staff is awesome. It's a very popular place to eat so most of the time there is a line but it moves quickly

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Lake Forest, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We've been going to Bagel's and Brew for many years since we live in the neighborhood. The food is always good, especially make your own omelette, chipotle ranch turkey sandwich and the bagels themselves. They are the only bagels in the area that can still be eaten 2-3 days after you buy them. They definitely have the recipe down. Cleanliness... More

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Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

"Bagel and Brew is the one at the end of the plaza - and they are always busy!" The California resident holding his Ralph bags warned me. I had just entered the vicinity when my navigation perked up to announce the "You have arrived" phrase and shut off. As I walked past the stores, the amount of people sitting, standing... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

I too can literally walk there. Yet I don't that often. Why? 1. Cleanliness 2. Getting the order right. 3. See above

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Lake Forest, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I've been going to this Bagels & Brew for several years and until recently would have given an excellent review. Food is still excellent but cleanliness has gone downhill and that doesn't make for an enjoyable dining experience. Back wall has multiple stains and looks like it has never been washed. Little fruit flies are the evidence. Manager has been... More

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Lake Forest, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I can walk to this place, it is always busy and there is a reason. The bagels are good and they serve a great breakfast as well. Convenience is key on a Saturday/Sunday morning, but along with that you get a yummy meal. I also stop for one of their great sandwiches at least once a month. There are a... More

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Lake Forest, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

One if my favorite resturants!! Ever since I was a little kid I have loved their Mission Viejo Bagel

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