There is nothing more heavenly than waking up to the crusty, doughy deliciousness of a first-class bagel. While it may not be common knowledge to Philly outsiders, our fair city has become quite the bagel town, with bagel shops popping up everywhere from Rittenhouse to Fishtown. No matter where in the city you are, giving into your bagel craving has never been easier. To help you on your quest, here are our top picks for the best bagels in Philadelphia.
725 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
The fine folks at Knead tout themselves as a “non-traditional” bagel shop and they certainly have interesting flavors to backup the claim, including the spicy togarashi and cardamom bagels. If you’re keeping it simple, however, their fennel seed & sea salt is a nice middle ground.