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“Better Than Canter's!”

Jack's Famous Bagels
Ranked #14 of 76 Restaurants in Carpinteria
Cuisines: Fast Food
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Reviewed March 31, 2009

If you've ever been to Canter's in Los Angeles and have had one of their Reuben sandwiches, then you've got go to Jack's Bistro and Famous Bagels in Carpinteria. I must tell you, their Reuben was far better than any I've ever had, including Canter's Deli! We went there on our way to the orchid growers and boy was I glad we did. We were seated next to the fireplace, which was welcomed as it was a chilly, drizzly day in Carpinteria. The owner/manager was sitting behind me and offered many different menu choices, including their homemade chili. We opted for the Reuben sandwiches. I had the coleslaw with mine, which was absolutely delicious.....pecans and grapes accented the cabbage giving it a wonderful flavor. My significant ordered the fries with his sandwich and they were delicious also, not over-cooked nor undercooked. The restaurant seemed to be family oriented, but no families with small children were there when we were. I'm sure they do a great business during the summer with the many campers that come to Carpinteria. So, if you're camping in Carpinteria or are just traveling through the area, and are looking for a good value, friendly, and efficient place to eat, check out Jack's you won't be disappointed!

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