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The Great American Bagel

12774 S Harlem Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463-2145
+1 815-744-9630
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1 Apr 2018
“GREAT American Bagels!”
2 Oct 2017
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12774 S Harlem Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463-2145
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Friendly staff, quick service, and delicious bagels. They offer a variety of sweet and savory bagels and cream cheeses as well as breakfast and lunch bagel options. The place is clean and prices are decent. I've been coming for almost 20 years, and it never...More

Thank IlliniHope
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great service and good food.Clean establishment,there is nothing I see to complain about.Very enjoyable experience.

Thank cajuanqueen
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

I've been to this location quite a few times and must say they are great. When I'm just looking for a bagel or sandwich I will drive to this location over the Orland Park one any day (and I live in OP). Also last month...More

Thank Ashley K
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Friendly staff, great selection of bagels and cream cheese toppings. Never had the coffee but saw plenty of people going there for that.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Did not even know they had sandwiches but I received a gift certificate and was very happy with my turkey on a bagel

Thank freddy797
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Every Sunday my husband, will get bagel bones for our dog and turkey bagel sandwiches for us. We just love, love, love their bagels. So tasty and always fresh.

Thank ChicagoStolarski
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Awesome fresh homemade bagels! The Denver Omllette breakfast bagel was terrific with great coffee! Easy ordering and fast!

Thank John E
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

I have been here several times and these Bagels are so fresh and tasty. I have gotten several of there Sandwiches for lunch but my favorite is California Turkey. They put there homemade cream cheese on it with a crips cucumber I would highly recommend...More

Thank Todd W
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Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
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06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12774 S Harlem Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463-2145
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palos Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 815-744-9630
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