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Rosenfeld Bagels

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1280 Centre St, Newton, MA 02459
(617) 527-8080
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7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Thu 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • 19
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  • 2
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best bagels and challah around

This place excellent bagels and fabulous challah. So much better than Kupels and all other bagel shops. Though I would avoid the Babka, which is way too sweet and covered in icing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2015
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hingham, MA
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hingham, MA
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60 reviews 60 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This place excellent bagels and fabulous challah. So much better than Kupels and all other bagel shops. Though I would avoid the Babka, which is way too sweet and covered in icing.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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249 reviews 249 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
308 helpful votes 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

These are wonderful bagels, but too often when I visit I end up finding that they have run out of flavors I want to buy. Popularity has its dark side. The Challah is fantastic. Be aware they only take cash and this is an entirely take out operation.

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Boston, MA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

No question that these are the best bagels in the Boston area. (Pro tip: if you order in advance they will make whole wheat everything bagels - always the first to disappear at any brunch or kiddush lunch!) But they've become known for their outstanding challah and are one of the few bakeries to make a whole wheat challah. Pretty... More 

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Western Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stopped by here this morning on our way back to western ma. Great, authentic NY bagels !!!! Quick service and great prices. I could have spent mych more money but contained myself to one dozen. The best sesame bagel I have ever had.

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Newton, MA
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66 reviews 66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Love the bagels. LOVE THEM. Love the honey walnut cream cheese. Like how they slice them and give you freezer bags upon request. Lox is tasty.

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Newcastle, Australia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

We really enjoy these bagels. They are deliciously fresh and the cream cheese assortments are great. I tried an olive one and it was amazing. We will definitely go to this place again. I only wish they were open more days!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013 via mobile

This is a bagel shop, and not the best around. Finagle is much better(less than a mile away). The bagels are OK, but nothing special.

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Get the bagels warm from the oven, first thing in the morning and you don't have to go to New York for the real thing.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Terrific bagels and great lox spread. The bagels are made the way they are in NY - boiled and then baked. Normal sized rather that over sized with great texture and taste. Only negative is that some of the bagels (pumpernickel, which I love) can get hard within a few hours. When I buy them, I always end up eating... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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86 reviews 86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

The challah is the best within 100 miles and the bagels are nice and crispy. There is a lot of pushing and shoving on a Friday morning, but that adds to the ambiance.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1280 Centre St, Newton, MA 02459
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: (617) 527-8080
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?