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Tompkins Square Bagels

165 Avenue a, Corner of 10th St., New York City, NY 10009-4509
+1 646-351-6520
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
165 Avenue a, Corner of 10th St., New York City, NY 10009-4509
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fantastic place- bagels were great and the ambience certainly evokes old New York. I'd never even noticed it before this visit but loved it!

Thank umudugudu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tompkins Sq Bagels makes big deal over GF bagels. But mixed up our orders so I inadvertently ate a small bite of a regular bagel. I freaked out at them and told them how important it is to listen to customers and be vigilant. Staff...More

1  Thank MIchael212nyc
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This place has some of the best bagels. They are a bit pricey, but I think they’re worth it. However, they are CASH ONLY so remember to bring cash.

Thank Geena G
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Delicious bagels - many options - and good coffee. Good vegetarian options. Friendly staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Ilneonoto
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Get a bagel sandwich and go to Tompkins Square Park! Quick service. Enjoyed this more than the more famous places with a long line.

Thank thecapitaltraveler
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Well, I couldn't go to New York and *not* have a gluten-free bagel, so we trekked over to East Village. Tompkins is small, and there was quite a queue the Sunday morning we were there, but it moved quickly and orders were taken as you...More

1  Thank SW2inCork
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

TSB is cash only, but well worth every cent. They have everything that you could want on a bagel (and much more). The bangles are big, almost crunchy on the outside, but tender with the perfect ‘chew’ inside. The prices are modest, the bagels perfect...More

Thank joev795
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Delicious variety of bagels (including gluten free) for breakfast or lunch. Beautiful artwork & photos on walls by local artists complement the tasty food. Coffee is also excellent.

Thank NYCYoungGran
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Tried a few bagels while in Manhattan and these were far the best and freshest tasting. They were so good we went back 3 mornings in a row for breakfast!

Thank Helen_from_Oz
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Tompkins Square Bagel is one of the better places to get a bagel. The staff is friendly and the bagel i had (with cream cheese and lox) was delicious.

Thank Stephstraveldiary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:00 AM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Avenue a, Corner of 10th St., New York City, NY 10009-4509
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 646-351-6520
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