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777 El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672
+1 949-388-0745
05:30 - 14:30
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Long Beach, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I walk my dogs here and grab a bagel and coffee once or twice a week- always fresh bagels and a nice flavorful latte. The breakfast bagel sandwiches are so yummy, more than enough to share unless your really hungry.

Thank Wendizzle248
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Made a quick stop here mid-way through a 60+ mile bike ride for coffee and a bagel; nice place, tasty bagel and delicious coffee.

Thank travelJFH
Raleigh, North Carolina
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We came here almost every morning during 3 week stay for coffee and bagels. Very relaxing sitting outside, beautiful view of city. Customer service is great.

Thank wjh50
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stopped in for quick coffee and a soda, good customer service, seems busy every morning so they must be doing something right.

Thank Rocket51
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

It's rare that a 4 or 5 circle review on trip advisor lets me down. But that's what happened here. For me atmosphere is pretty important to the experience and somewhere between the guy taking my order who seemed like he was having a bad year,the framed picture of the bikini island nuclear bomb tests, and being crammed in there... More 

Thank Phillip A
Oceanside, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

A crown jewel in San Clemente for fresh bagels. Worth the drive or ride. Coffee is very good as well. Expect the rub elbows with others to get your order in, but they work fast behind the counter. Always good!!! I personally like "The Lowers" on an onion bagel.

Thank cmingstad
palm springs, ca
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We usually visit the Bagel Shack whenever we are in San Clemente. July 3 was no exception. Lots of people enjoying the bagels, drinks and bagel sandwiches in a laid back beachy atmosphere. The bagels are firm and chewy inside with a crisp outside (not soft like sandwich bread) and reasonably priced considering their quality (my wife owned a bagel... More 

Thank travelfrugally
San Clemente, CA
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127 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Hands down best bagels in San Clemente (also has a location in San Juan Capistrano). Whether you want just a bagel with cream cheese, or a bagel breakfast or lunch sandwich, it's the place to go. Serves coffee drinks too (although the coffee is not as good as Starbucks).

1 Thank SoCalTMac
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We are here because it was right next door to the hotel we stayed at (patriots boutique- strongly recommend), and the bagel sandwiches and coffee tasted great and service was solid.

Thank Martin E
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119 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

LOVE the fresh, chewy, tasty bagels and fresh squeezed OJ at Bagel Shack. Hard to park in the little lot behind the store, but often times the owner will come out and help direct traffic to get cars in and out.

Thank KimBenTravelin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
05:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 777 El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-388-0745

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?