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City East Bagel and Grille

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6698 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38138-3625
+1 901-754-2660
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“lox” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
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6698 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38138-3625
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

I used to stop here on my way to work to pick up a couple of bagels. The flavors were wonderful, with just the right amount of nuts or raisins. However, when I purchased some just the other day, they were awful! No, flavor or...More

Thank kdp43
Reviewed December 8, 2017

I used to love this place, but haven't been in years. I was in the area and stopped in for a smoked salmon bagel. The bagel selection was limited... the bagel wasn't toasted enough to be crispy/crunchy... there was only cream cheese in the center...More

Thank huggio
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

My sister and I stopped in for lunch. So glad we did...our waitress was great!! She was super friendly and the food was great!!! Definitely a great price for the portions!! I want to go back to try their breakfast!!

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

We like eating here on Sunday mornings and usually get breakfast. I recommend the breakfast bowls, but they have some other great things on the menu. It's nothing special, looks like an old time diner, but sometimes this is exactly what you want. The folks...More

Thank ladybd
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant itself leaves a lot to be desired. It needs a good cleaning and some sprucing up. That said, I ordered a skillet meal. Potatoes with onions, peppers and mushrooms topped with crumbled sausage, eggs and cheese. It was very tasty. It was served...More

Thank April C
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

City east is one of the better local breakfast places around. Large selection of bagels and lots of untraditional menu choices. Both my wife and I enjoyed the lox and eggs. This time I had the salami scramble. The flavored creme cheese are also worth...More

Thank jaungren
Reviewed April 18, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant could use a through cleaning in the dining area. Looked dark and dingy. Wish the food was redeeming but it was little better than ordinary. Cold grits, cheese on the omelette instead of in it, toast just ok. All would be better if hot.

Thank Dennis W
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Went on a Sat AM for breakfast. Place is very busy. Food is very good and Service is good too. Prices are decent cost us over $25 with top. Food choices are great and good quality food. Definitely will go back to try the sandwiches.

Thank W3321VMwilliamk
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Normally I wouldn't review places here in Memphis as I've become accustomed to poor quality food. Crunchy pieces of egg shell in the eggs, dry and barely warm hash browns, and the last half of my bagel tasted quite like fish. I can't explain this....More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed December 9, 2016

We have eaten here several times. Most recently last week. The bagels are always fresh and they also make their own bread. I usually get an Eggel, bagel, cheese, egg and bacon but decided to try eggs and oat cakes. The oat cakes were really...More

Thank Jill R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6698 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38138-3625
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis
  • Phone Number: +1 901-754-2660
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