Craving an authentic New York style bagel? Need to get your schmear on? Check out the four phenomenal bagel shops below. You’re going to want to show up hungry so that you can partake in all their bagel goodness!
Nervous Charlie’s – One of the newer bagel shops in Austin, who opened their doors back in 2018, Nervous Charlie’s provides amazing bagels for the masses. They also have a variety of cream cheeses, sandwich fixings, and beverages. Named after an adorable Cavalier King Charles, seriously check out her picture, Nervous Charlie’s makes their bagels and fixings with ingredients shipped from New York and sourced right here in Austin.
Rockstar Bagels – East Austin’s neighborhood bagel shop, founded by Joe Humel, makes fermented, boiled, and freshly baked bagels 7 days a week! While they primarily make their bagels for Austin-area coffee shops, grocery stores, food trailers, and cafes, they did open up a walk-up window back in 2014. Wondering which of your favorite Austin locations uses their bagels? Check out their website for a complete list.
Wholy Bagel – With 2 locations in Austin, Wholy Bagel provides their customers New York-style bagels baked fresh daily. On their website, they give a breakdown of the process they go through every evening to bring delicious bagel-ness to your taste buds.
Biderman’s Deli – Austin’s Jewish-inspired deli creates delicious homemade bagels, classic deli sandwiches, and more! With two locations, one downtown and one in Northwest Hills, you’ll be able to enjoy their traditional selections of sandwiches, breads, and bagels. Even better, they’ve started offering catering services so if you’re looking to feed the masses, reach out to them!