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“Favorite breakfast in HP”
Review of Once Upon a Bagel

Once Upon a Bagel
Ranked #4 of 114 Restaurants in Highland Park
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$1 - US$20
Cuisines: Deli
Dining options: Breakfast
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We love the hustle and bustle dining experience. No one can beat their bagels and chicken salad. When we want to stay in our pj’s pick-up is the best way to go!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank DSMChicago
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

There is nothing I would not order on the huge menu from the scrumptious matzo ball soup to the scoop of California Tuna Salad on the Garden Salad ( try the amazing vinaigrette dressing!) to corned beef on rye, to the stellar bagels (a bargain at $5.95 a dozen after 4:00 daily). It's all tasty, fresh and fabulous. Did I mention the chocolate chip and pretzel balls? Oh, my! This place is Foodie Heaven.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Thank travelchat
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Very good breakfast in a noisy restaurant with very tight spacing between tables. Self service pretty much.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 833jurgenp
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

They have an extensive menu. It would be extremely hard to go here and not find something to order that you would enjoy. Everything that I have ever had here has been delicious. Not fine dining, but really good food. I have been here at least a dozen times without disappointment.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Thank Elwood M
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This place will not disappoint. Close your eyes and you are transformed into a NYC Jewish deli with all the fixins. The bagels are heavenly and most midwesterners don't know what a bialey is but you must try one.
You order at the counter and they bring you the food to your table. Sandwiches are piled high with meat and cheese. The bread and bakery items melt in your mouth. This place is a lil piece of NYC heaven.
From the outside, it looks like a lil unassuming strip center restaurant BUT when you open the door the smells and amazing treats in the deli counter will have your taste buds jumping!
Enjoy and take some bagels or other treats home!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank gamingtildawn14
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