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Lighthouse Bagels and Deli

807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
+1 252-453-9998
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bagels” (595 reviews)
“sandwiches” (136 reviews)
“coffee cake” (29 reviews)
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American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love this place, the bagels remind me of true NYC bagels. I’m from the state on NY so it’s hard to find good bagels and this place did not disappoint! It’s worth the price! Can’t wait to stop again next year!

Thank Cck02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here multiple times on our stay. The service was excellent and the bagels were the best ever. This is definitely a place to check out.

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has the best bagles and bagle sandwiches in Corolla. The service is fast so you are in and out in no time. The value is great with a bacon, egg and chese on a bagle at about 6 bucks. Pastries look good too...More

Thank dpapman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These donuts were so good we went 3 times during the week we went on vacation. There’s so many different combos you can make (glazed with oreo was my favorite). Definitely a must try

Thank motorx70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dream about these bagels. All the time watching my carbs and counting the minutes until I can get the real deal which are here at Lighthouse Deli. The owner does not cut corners. Up every morning at 2am to make all of the different...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a quick lunch. Great chicken cheese steak sub and fries. Food was pretty good. Fries were hot and crisp. They offered bottled drinks and decent selection. Next door had beer and wine for sale.

Thank Jacqueline N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been visiting OBX for 21 years, and most mornings make a run for bagels/scones/coffee cakes and anything else that we feel like that day (it's ALL good!). The last day of our vacation we always get breakfast sandwiches and this year was no...More

Thank VAHappydinks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lighthouse bagels has been my go to breakfast stop. I am sure there are other great breakfast spots, but I have never tried them!

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to buy cinnamon rolls and/or donuts for breakfast. They had no donuts, which was disappointing since it was only 1 hour after opening. We ended up buying the few cinnamon rolls they had left and a few bagels. The bagels were good, but the...More

Thank jbe75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful bagels and breakfast sandwiches. Favorite is the French toast bagel. Very friendly service. Highly recommend!

Thank hoosegirl
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Questions & Answers
13 August 2016|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
We do have Boars Head meats, eggs, smoothies, salad options available. Our bagels and breads are not gluten free.
13 December 2015|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
YES we do sell gift certificates. Please contact Lighthousebagels at aol . com to purchase.
Jim S
17 August 2015|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember seeing gluten free options. Then again, I wasn't looking either. If you call them, they might be able to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-9998
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For over over 17 years, Lighthouse Bagels has been the premier spot for breakfast in Corolla. We make our delicious NY/NJ style bagels and donuts from scratch every morning. Try our world famous yeast raised and cake donuts, grilled sandwiches like sausage, bacon, or pork roll egg and cheese on a bagel. Enjoy fresh fruit and vegetable smoothies and for lunch we have a full deli, featuring Boars Head sandwich meats. We have been the locals choice for over 16 years, come check us out! *New for 2017 - place your breakfast order online!*
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