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Lighthouse Bagels and Deli

807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
+1 252-453-9998
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bagels” (589 reviews)
“sandwiches” (135 reviews)
“coffee cake” (28 reviews)
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American, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great variety and always fresh. I love their breakfast sandwiches. The only downside is that they are often packed.

Thank jonesVA
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Best place ever to eat Breakfast & lunch ; best DONUTS , BAGELS , SANDWICHES & other delicious items! All the Bagels and donuts are HOMEMADE !!! <3 + best staff ever !!

Thank Leablondie
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This one is one of the places that makes living down here wonderful. An exceptional joint for food from breakfast through lunch. Just don't make me wait for my French Toast bagel or somebody will get screamed on.

Thank petrus1966
Reviewed 9 November 2017

These folks are from New Jersey and know how to make a real bagel!!! Thank goodness they chose Corolla for their stores location...it's right down the street and we go there everytime we are on the banks (which is often)

1  Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It's a nice breakfast joint if you like good food and fast service. Fast NYC style service, I think the owner is from Jersey. Before you tell them everything you want, bam - they are already making it. You kidding me? This fokin guy wants...More

Thank badbadrhino
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We stayed in corolla for our honeymoon. We went here for breakfast, and ended up going back a couple of days later. The bagels are fresh and delicious.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Went to this place based upon TA reviews. You have to stand in line but this gives you time to chat with others in the line as well as to make up your mind about what you want. I had bacon egg and cheese on...More

Thank jaxon27
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Just went in for bagels and coffee for breakfast. Good selection even though we were there durning the off season.

Thank csilva42017
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Lighthouse bagels has the best bagels outside the NY/NJ area! They have a wide variety of bagels to choose from. Always friendly atmosphere! Always busy but well stocked! They also have some very good bakery items! We have been going here for 15 years. Would...More

Thank Devilsfan279
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is the best bagel I've ever had! The texture is perfect, not too hard, not too chewy. The selection is great and there are a few surprises, like the french toast and cinnamon bun! Just pulling into the parking lot the smell of those...More

Thank Angie S
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Questions & Answers
13 August 2016|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
We do have Boars Head meats, eggs, smoothies, salad options available. Our bagels and breads are not gluten free.
14 December 2015|
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Response from LighthouseBagels | Property representative |
YES we do sell gift certificates. Please contact Lighthousebagels at aol . com to purchase.
Jim S
18 August 2015|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember seeing gluten free options. Then again, I wasn't looking either. If you call them, they might be able to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Ocean Trl, Corolla, NC 27927-9610
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-9998
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For over over 17 years, Lighthouse Bagels has been the premier spot for breakfast in Corolla. We make our delicious NY/NJ style bagels and donuts from scratch every morning. Try our world famous yeast raised and cake donuts, grilled sandwiches like sausage, bacon, or pork roll egg and cheese on a bagel. Enjoy fresh fruit and vegetable smoothies and for lunch we have a full deli, featuring Boars Head sandwich meats. We have been the locals choice for over 16 years, come check us out! *New for 2017 - place your breakfast order online!*
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