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Balsam Bagels

288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
+1 585-482-5080
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“soups” (8 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

great bagels and soups, lots of vegan options, vegan cheese, vegan soups. Also the sides are good, lentil and chickpea salads. Good selection of juices from Tropicana

1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 16 December 2012

I stop in for lunch periodically and never leave disappointed. Rebecca's soups are simply the best, for variety, ingredients and routine selection. The mushroom barley is my favorite along with her classic chicken. The Russian vegetable had me back three times this week for a...More

1  Thank Travelpapi153
Reviewed 4 November 2012

I just "discovered" this place over the summer. I have driven past it for years and decided to give it a try after the market on a saturday morning. I have been back weekly since then. Best bagles. Great cream cheese. So much variety and...More

Thank GJ818
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Went into Balsam Bagels a few weeks ago- (Went in there EVERY weekend) But apparently this didnt matter when I walked in with a debit card this time. They ONLY want cash if your not buying more than 5.00 worth of product. - I bought...More

2  Thank TravelReview411
Reviewed 29 September 2012 via mobile

This neighborhood spot has great baked goods all around and nice selections for lunch too. Try the french toast bagels and apple cinammon scones. Yummy!

Thank KateNY50
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Fast service, great bagels, BUT....the most delicious cookies....cranberry....moist and yummy. The are tables and chairs if you wish to eat there. Mostly, they hustle so you can get to work on time.

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 9 September 2012

I love NYC bagels and this is the closest to the City here in Rochester, with great cream cheeses too.

Thank Lin0898
Reviewed 19 July 2012 via mobile

Balsam Bagel in my opinion has the best bagels I have had in the Rochester area. They have a huge variety of cream cheese flavors and great coffee. I also tried a wrap for lunch one day and it was filling and delicious and came...More

Thank Travel_Queen_ROC
Reviewed 18 June 2012 via mobile

I have yet to have a bad bagel there! Try the cranberry walnut bagel with key lime cream cheese... Not necessarily something I would think of but it's a delish combo!

Thank TravelYesPlease30
Reviewed 28 May 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!

Thank vdoyle82
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 288 N Winton Rd, Rochester, NY 14610-1238
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-482-5080
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