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Big Apple Bagels

300 E. Houston St., Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78205
+1 210-227-2227
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Ranked #128 of 4,141 Restaurants in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $9
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Delicatessen, Vegetarian, Bagels
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Description: Big Apple Bagels in downtown San Antonio is locally owned by Barbara and Jon Powell. All of our bagels and muffins are made in store daily and we offer great values. Especially for families. We serve our whole menu, both breakfast and lunch, all day, so you can stop in and get what you want at anytime! We have a full espresso bar which includes lattes, espresso, and multiple flavors of coffee. We also offer a variety of smoothies made with real fruit that really hit the spot.
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English first
San Francisco, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

This is a decent place to grab a bagel and coffee in the morning. Staff is friendly and prices reasonable. They have egg bagel sandwiches.

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Houston, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We found Big Apple Bagels with the help of Yelp. We ordered a cinnamon sugar bagel with honey cinnamon cream cheese, a plain bagel with strawberry cream cheese, and an omelet on a plain bagel. The bagels were the best we have had to date. In addition, the staff was friendly and helpful. It was so good, we came back... More 

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Orange County, CA
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We stayed at one of the many hotels on the Riverwalk and wanted a quick and easy place to grab breakfast so we could begin touring. We found this delightful, clean, efficient spot on our way to the Alamo. They even had a $1 coupon on some of the tourist guides and maps. They had a wide selection of fresh... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

After an unpleasant experience at my hotel's restaurant, its manager directed me to Big Apple Bagels, where she enjoys breakfast. I was very pleased with the quality of the bagels and bagel sandwiches and coffee. Some of the bagel varieties were new to me, involving various cheese and herb combinations. I ate there every morning during my stay in San... More 

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Austin, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Sitting here right now enjoying a bagel with lox and cream cheese. Price is good, staff is friendly and it's just a quick walk two blocks from the Riverwalk.

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Alvin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Restaurant was convenient to our hotel. We spent $18 on breakfast for two. (Prices for dining is steep in the River Walk tourist district. this is a moderate tab.) The oat bagel, toasted with cinnamon - honey cream cheese is fresh, delicious and filling. Some of the best sausage in a blanket that I've had. Very casual, smallish dining area.

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Laredo, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I lived the variety! Great service! Very delicious!! Nicely placed between my hotel and the down town attractions, not that expensive so it worked perfectly for friends that were on a budget.

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San Antonio, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Both their bagels and their muffins are delicious! I just like their bagels with one of the many flavored cream cheeses. I used to take the tin can with the mini muffins to the Memory Care Unit that my mother-in-law was in for a while. They were such a hit. BAB makes many different flavors of both their large and... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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318 reviews 318 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Excellent bagels, superior coffee, and service with a big ol' Texan smile. Quick breakfasts don't get much better than this.

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Spring Grove, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My husband had business meetings in San Antonio so I tagged along. While he has been working I have been exploring and found this place the first morning we were here. They have a great low calorie strawberry smoothie! (I was proud of myself for resisting my urge to order a strawberry cheesecake jumbo muffin which was tempting me!)

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Additional Information about Big Apple Bagels

Address: 300 E. Houston St., Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone Number: +1 210-227-2227
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 9
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Delicatessen, Vegetarian, Bagels

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