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Bodo's Bagels

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1418 Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Takeout

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best Bagels in Charlottesville

Best bagels in Charlottesville, any location serves up delicious bagels. Bacon, egg, and cheese is my favorite with their Tuna Salad in a close second.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Jake V
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
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Charlottesville, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

Best bagels in Charlottesville, any location serves up delicious bagels. Bacon, egg, and cheese is my favorite with their Tuna Salad in a close second.

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Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Yes, they have lots of fresh and delicious toppings and provide great soups and salads, but the real deal is the bagels. I recently had wheat banned from my diet by my doctor. I'm in mourning particularly for Bodo's Bagels. I lived in C'ville for 8 years and regularly had bagels, served them at morning business meetings, and to guests... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Better than all the chains. This bagel shop has been around for a long time, way before bagels became fashionable in remote (non-NYC) locations. They have the right amount of flavor and chew.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

If I were to open a bagel shop, this is exactly how I would do it. Perfect in every way. The bagels are fresh and delicious. Available for take out - to share with family. If you want a fancy title on your bagel, best to go some place else. At Bodo's bagels they offer a good variety of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Looking for a quick breakfast in Charlottsville and stumbled upon this place. Fast service and excellent lox and cream cheese bagel.

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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I wish they had one of these where I live!!! I would be there everyday!!!! Bagel sandwiches, salads, soups, bagels, flavored cream cheeses. Everything is made fresh all day. The service is quick & employees are so very welcoming. Fantastic prices.

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Staunton, Virginia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Awesome bagels for the south! Good soups and salads and cheap too ! Wonderful space . Salt bagels and everything , omg! Awesome ceasar ! Lox too !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Your trip to Charlottesville is obsolete without stopping at a Bodos! Its where the locals go for fresh bagels, great freshly made food!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Great bagel sandwiches, whether its breakfast, lunch or supper. Fresh soups and salads great sides too. There can be a long line, but it moves fast.

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Charlottesville, VA
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The bagels are cooked in water so they are not only delicious but are a heathy way to enjoy bengals for breakfast, lunch or dinner or all three.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1418 Emmet Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget

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