Food and Wine Magazine recently put out a list of the 50 best bagel shops in the country. Only one New Jersey bagel shop made the list…Teaneck Road Hot Bagels. I’ve been there..they've got great Kosher bagels with an amazing chew but they are just too small...which I guess is a compliment because I always want more. In any event, the fact that NJ and NY don’t take every single spot on the list is suspect. Maybe it’s just because I grew up here, but the bagels in Jersey are the best and here's why:
A popular bagel shop is headed to Beachwood! Joe's Bagel & Grill has seven locations up and down the Jersey Shore with two locations in the words, which includes one right in the heart of Ocean County.