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Backstreet Bagel Company

127 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-3759
+1 970-240-3675
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“bagels” (29 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen, Cafe
127 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-3759
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Reviewed 4 days ago

They have great food, wonderful customer service and if you are looking for all types of Bagels, breakfast or lunch this is a wonderful place. Local Art on the walls will give Visitors a taste of the area. Come in pick up a paper and...More

Thank Lynnie14875
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe they were having a bad day, but I went here expecting decent bagels and came away disappointed. First: I have been eating bagels for a long time, in almost all of the lower 48 (never had a bagel in Alabama or Louisiana) and every...More

Thank Trainman334
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your honest feedback. Indeed we (or I) must have been having a bad day. First, I believe I am the one who took your order and mixed up your bagels. My most sincere apology. As for the baker's dozen,...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Love that you can mix it up with the cream cheese add-ins. Comfortable. Friendly staff. Will go again.

Thank zhazen
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Fresh coffee, tasty handmade bagel sandwiches, casual cool atmosphere and superb local art on display! Occasionalyl Colorado musicians play live shows here... A "secret spot" for locals, visitors welcome!

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Coffee and a bagel--what better way to start your day. Whether an egg and sausage on whole wheat or an "everything" with a "schmeer", the food is fresh, good, and served with a smile. The choice of coffee is varied and tasty.More

Thank Marcia C
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thanks Marcia! You're review is so helpful in motivating us to keeping offering the very best foods and coffees possible. We also are learning just how many people rely on reviews like yours to find the delicious little hot spots when they cruise through towns...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Our family of 9 stopped here for lunch on our way from the airport to Telluride. The food was fresh and yummy. Great variety of bagels, sandwiches and to my daughters great surprise they had a gluten free bagel too. Very friendly. A great way...More

1  Thank kdavickwdm
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Top notch bagel. Yes it's a little different than Nah Yorkahs (wife is from NY I can get away with it) bagels but it's mighty close to mom and pop shops there. All ingredients are excellent quality no matter what you get. Also they recently...More

Thank bukner88
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Many thanks for your generous review! We always love to have feedback from people with east coast roots! Sorry California but this gives us the authenticity that others can only claim. Cheers! ~Scott

Reviewed 16 November 2016

newly remodeled and expanded, the absolute best place in Montrose for a breakfast bagel, a lunch bagel or any time you want a good, fresh chewy, perfectly baked treat. There are really no bad choices here, so come often and come hungry

Thank herb854
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

We LOVE your kind words! Sounds like a slogan we could use. Thank you so much for the review! ~Scott

Reviewed 15 November 2016

My husband and I were visiting Montrose for the weekend while exploring the Black Canyon of the Gunnison and we ate here 3 times. Definitely the best place for breakfast and lunch in Montrose. The bagels are delicious and soft. For lunch we tried the...More

Thank globaladventures2017
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the generous review! I'm so glad you had a chance to experience The best of Montrose (Backstreet & the Black Canyon)! ...well there may be a few other highlights and honestly we are humbled by your kind words. Thanks also for highlighting...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Local hangout... Great variety of bagels, sandwich options, sweet treats and specialty coffees... The breakfast bagel sandwich with coffee combo is a good value. Recently the the new owners have added space with local artists on display. They also host an outdoor space both in...More

Thank Cheryl Z
scottcV7252HE, Owner at Backstreet Bagel Company, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Cheryl! We appreciate your kind words and the additional info about our seating and expansion! We have been very blessed with our customers and feel fortunate to have had the need to expand. Looking forward to many more years of delicious...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 12
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 N Townsend Ave, Montrose, CO 81401-3759
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 970-240-3675
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Backstreet is an independent family owned bagel shop, deli and coffee house offering up to 16 types of fresh baked bagels daily. We use them for our famous sandwiches or with one of our 7 flavors of homemade schmears. We also offer a complete specialty coffee menu featuring locally roasted beans. Finish the experience with one of our delicious baked treats.