Ess-a-Bagel Gramercy and Midtown Owned by an Austrian family and open since the 1970s, Ess-a-Bagel hand rolls and boils in enormous pots visible from the (generally quite long) line. The double-fist-sized rounds are dense and could serve two if you're some sort of weirdo bagel sharer.
The Best Bagel Shops in NYC, Sorted by Neighborhood
The Best Bagel Shops in NYC (Sorted by Neighborhood) - Ess-a-Bagel (address and info) Its Downtown location may be closed, but Ess-a-Bagel Midtown is alive and well with the classic bagels, spreads, and bustling environment it’s become famous for.
If there is one thing #Montreal is well-known for (besides the crazy food scene, of course), it’s the mix of European and North American cultures. And the best place to experience this for yourself, well, it’s in Old-Montreal. http://toeuropeandbeyond.com/old-port-montreal-things-to-do/