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“real bagels”
Review of Balsam Bagels

Balsam Bagels
Ranked #6 of 48 Bakeries in Rochester
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Soups
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Reviewed May 28, 2012

If you are craving bagels and the supermarket bagels just aren't cutting it for you, try Balsam Bagel. Delicious! And their soups are wonderful!

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Reviewed March 23, 2012

I work around the corner and sneak out a couple times each week for lunch. Becky's soup is to die for ranging from meat, to meatless and vegan varieties. Today I had my favorite mushroom and barley (vegan). The bagels are always fresh and the side dishes/sandwiches are enough to please everyone's taste. It is a neighborhood anchor, professionally run by a hard working family and something you should try--value, quality and care. My litmus test is the bathroom--always spotless.

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Reviewed March 18, 2012

Why are theor espresso drinks so GOOD? Maybe because they roast the coffee on the spot with fascinating kind of roaster straight out of history. Maybe it's the owner who is right there. Maybe it's just that everyone clearly loves working there. Maybe it's the beautiful old building.

Thank Trish375
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Reviewed January 26, 2012

Not good for a romantic date... but the bagel is as good as you've ever had! -duff rund

Thank Duff R
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Reviewed January 16, 2012

Title says it all. Excellent bagels, huge selection of cream cheeses, great coffee, and a very friendly staff.

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