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Hot Bagel Co

1155 Oak Ridge Tpke, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6442
+1 865-482-2435
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“bagels” (38 reviews)
“blts” (2 reviews)
“salami” (2 reviews)
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1155 Oak Ridge Tpke, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6442
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I would recommend driving to Knoxville before eating at this deli. The prices are more in line with NYC deli prices. The owner is bitter and her employees feel and reflect her attitude. I recommend finding another place for a nosh.

Thank femmechaude
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Simply the best bagels and other baked goods. No where else compares. We have known the owners since it opened in 1994. The quality is always excellent. No matter what is ordered you can't go wrong.

Thank KJB0828
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Tom Sullivan is up every work day at 4:30 am preparing the day's bagels, breads, and occasional confections. Open only for breakfast and lunch, the restaurant serves bagels with shmears (both fat and nonfat), bagel breakfast sandwiches, bagel lunch sandwiches (e.g., BLTs, PB&Js, salami and...More

Thank Frederick O
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Years ago we were in Amherst, Ma for a soccer tournament. On Sunday am nothing was open except a Jewish Deli/ Bagel shop. Great Bagels. HOT Bagel is as good as those were. Nowhere else south of the Mason Dixon line is as good. Good...More

Thank Drbill L
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Homemade bagels, sandwiches and desserts! I love coming here whenever I can. It is great for breakfast and lunch and the owner makes you feel right at home,

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We have been going to this place for several years. We drive 70 miles every couple of months and stock up bagels in our freezer. These are true New York bagels not bread with a hole in it. They are chewy and delicious! They also...More

Thank Waymore
Reviewed 17 December 2016

I have been going here for years, they have the best bagels in the area, and great lunches. It is a local hangout, and the owners do a great deal for the community. If you find yourself in Oak Ridge, you need to stop for...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Showed up early army Saturday morning and was let in and helped half an hour before opening. Excellent quality and choice. Pleasant conversation with proprietress. This is one of our favorite treats for breakfast or lunch. Sandwiches are to fire for, never skimpy on the...More

Thank Doctorev
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is another place that, when we visit Oak Ridge, is at the top of the list to eat at. Love going here in the morning. The woman that works there is so nice to deal with and a lot of fun to badger (if...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

My new favorite place in Oak Ridge! You have to try the fresh squeezed orange juice. I had the 'sporty bagel' with flavored cream cheese. Oh my.... What a way to start the day. The owner is so friendly and helpful. Definitely check it out....More

Thank Joy R
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 15:30
06:00 - 15:30
06:00 - 15:30
06:00 - 15:30
06:00 - 15:30
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1155 Oak Ridge Tpke, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6442
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-482-2435
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