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Lighthouse Bagels and Deli

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807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
+1 252-453-9998
06:30 - 14:00
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

We love the bagels here----they are a family vacation tradition for our three-houses-family members.

Thank GGandDG
Corolla, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Best spot on the northern sandbar for fried egg & cheese on bagel, cooked to order, following a night of grilling for 20 at your beach house. Enough said.

Thank gtfabian
Oakton, Virginia
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98 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We were only in Corolla for 2 days but visited this deli 2 times for lunch. The sandwiches are delicious and the prices are reasonable. This place will not disappoint.

Thank michele c
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

The breakfast sandwiches are very good and the bagels are quite large. Fortunately its very good because it's the only bagel place we've found out here - which is probably why the line is often out the door! Get there early!

Thank aronam
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

In the OBX for the 4th and stopped in here for breakfast one day. The place was packed,however the line progressed at a steady pace. I selected the French Toast bagel sandwich with sausage and egg and it was excellent. The area was clean, they offered a large selection, and the staff was friendly and helpful even though they were... More 

Thank Mike D
Baltimore, Maryland
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164 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Wow!!! What outstanding bagels!! We got a dozen at the start of our trip and have enjoyed them all week. I love the sesame. We also got two cream cheeses there; both were great but I loved the chive. The bagels are HUGE - I like mine really toasted so I sliced them lengthwise into three bagels - which worked... More 

Thank SummerLove11
Roanoke, Virginia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We come to the deli pretty much every morning during our 2 week vacation each year. We are never disappointed. The French Toast Bagels are amazing. I love the hazelnut coffee too. I tried the muffins for the first time this year and they were so moist and delicious. I have a lot of work to put in to take... More 

Thank Carolyn S
Wilmington, North Carolina
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The Caprese sandwich is the BEST. Patty makes the basalmic drizzle. The donuts are fresh! There are so many flavors of Bagels you will want to go back every day of your visit. You won't be disappointed!

Thank Amy J
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

We got donuts one morning for breakfast. They are huge donuts!!! And oh my they are delicious!! This is a definite must have in the Outer Banks!!!

Thank Momof2boy
Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Ordered ahead for Sunday morning. Fresh Bagels were excellent, cream cheese selection pretty amazing. Bagels were still good to eat on Wednesday.

Thank Kathy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
American, Delicatessen
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
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
06:30 - 14:00
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
For over over 15 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. For lunch we have a full deli, featuring Boars Head sandwich meats. We have been the locals choice for over 15 years, come check us out!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?