TEANECK, N.J. -- Bergen is a bagel paradise. From classic to perfectly seeded everything to newfangled varieties like Rainbow and French Toast, you can rest assured you can find a nosh-worthy bite not too far from where you live.
Who Has The DVlicious Best Bagels In Bergen County?
Boxcar Bagel & Deli, Bogota
Butterworths Bagel Bakery, Old Tappan
Modern Bagel Cafe, Fair Lawn
Teaneck Road Hot Bagels
But who has the DVlicious best? Four nominees are in the running as chosen by you; each of which is being profiled this week.
Read on; then vote. You have until 4 p.m. Monday, May 30. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.
What Makes Them Bagelicious: This is an authentic mom and pop shop known for serving hot, dense, chewy bagels with just the right amount of inside fluffiness. According to Mark Coulouris, the son of the owner, Teaneck Road Hot Bagels, in business 25 years, prides itself on its hand-rolled made from scratch bagels. "We do everything old-school," he said. "We boil them in an old school oven, using an old-school kosher recipe." And, they bake their inventory six to eight times a day. Expect 16 different kinds of doughy wonders.
The shop opens at 4:45 a.m. seven days a week and is only closed just one day a year --Christmas Day.
Smear It On: 976 Teaneck Rd., (201) 833-0410