Scroll through the slideshow above for the best bagels spots in NYC.
Every true New Yorker would agree, there is something special about the bagels in this town. Some say the New York water is what makes them taste better, others argue it’s just our avid passion for carbohydrates: We’re convinced it’s simply because the bagels are made within the borders of the five boroughs. Though whatever the reason is, one thing is certain: New York is filled with delicious dough. And we’re eating it as fast as we can.
We’ve compiled a list of the best bagels in New York, from 24 different spots throughout Brooklyn and Manhattan. And if you’re still wondering why New York bagels are so good, we have a tip for you: Stop thinking…start eating.