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Leo's Bagels

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Financial District
Sandwiches, Bagels
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3 Hanover Sq, Frnt 6, New York City, NY 10004-4015
212-785-4700
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 6:00 am
Sat - Sun 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Delivery

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A visit to NYC is not complete without a good bagel!

While our hotel supplied a complimentary breakfast, my fresh, hot NYC bagel craving took over and we went to Leo's. It's a tiny place (only 4 stools to sit on overlooking the front window/street) so mostly it's a takeout place. Busy for a Sunday morning so I can imagine what kind of business it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Greeley, Colorado
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Greeley, Colorado
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

While our hotel supplied a complimentary breakfast, my fresh, hot NYC bagel craving took over and we went to Leo's. It's a tiny place (only 4 stools to sit on overlooking the front window/street) so mostly it's a takeout place. Busy for a Sunday morning so I can imagine what kind of business it does during the week! Well staffed... More 

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New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Fancy being a New Yorker? What you need is a bagel to start your day! and there is nowhere better than this place. If you can put up with the queues that go around the store and out the door, even when it is raining, then you will certainly be happy. I would recommend the two eggs and canadian bacon,... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

You heard that review title correctly. These bagels are the best. They're on the expensive side, but they're worth it. They make all the pastries in-house, have an intimidatingly spectacular selection of meats to top your bagel, and again, these are the best bagels I've ever had. I take every visiting friend and relative here, and go here at least... More 

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london
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Pretty good bagel overall. The pumpernickel was just chewy enough and the salmon tasty. Just tell the staff to hold half of the usual onion amount if you don't want to end up feeling the onion flavour as it enters your blood stream. The tomato could have been riper/better. The bialys are very good - probably the best choice for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Hard to Find but good bagels!!! We wanted a good bagel and walked all around looking for this place and finally turned the corner and walked into it. Streets are weird in this area. Small place but gets crowded because the bagels are good. Nice crispy crust NU bagel. I got jalapeno cream cheese with tomato. Really good. Highly recommend.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

The bagels here were tasty and there was a really good selection of fillings available. I found the staff to be quite abrupt but in fairness to them they are incredibly busy and are trying to serve as many customers as possible.

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Leo's bagels is easy to overlook. It's a small shop in a back lane that's not obvious if you don't know about it beforehand. What is obvious however is the queue outside of people who know it's well worth the wait. Fortunately the queue moves quickly. Leo's has an array of freshly made bagels and a great selection of fillings... More 

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Lyon, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

So many positive reviews, I was expecting a high-quality bagel... I had a dry one, with poor-quality ingredients inside, at a high-quality price !!! As usual in most restaurants in NYC, vegetables had absolutely no taste, but there, spreads were not compensating...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

It isn't easy to find good bagels in NYC. Leo's has very good bagels and it is convenient for people working on Wall Street. The prices are reasonable.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Tried the bagel shop at the recommendation of the concierge at my hotel. They have a huge selection of bagels and sandwiches. The pace is quick - when you get in line, be sure to know what you are going to order! I'd go again when in town.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 Hanover Sq, Frnt 6, New York City, NY 10004-4015
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Financial District
  • Neighborhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: 212-785-4700

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 15
  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Bagels
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 6:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 6:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 6:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 6:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 6:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial District is where New York City began as a center of commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful setting are complemented by museums, countless skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District, home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis Island to learn about the vital immigrant history of the city.
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