There’s no better way to start the morning than with a hot cup of coffee and a warm bagel with cream cheese. Whether savory or sweet, hot or cold, an appetizer or a meal, bagels are one of South Dakota’s favorite breakfasts. Visit these 10 excellent shops in the state to grab a mouther-watering bagel!
With 28 varieties of bagels, all made from scratch and preservative free, this shop is the perfect stop for a delicious cowboy-sized bagel. Black Hills Bagels blends their own 18 flavors of cream cheese with fresh fruit and vegetables. With flavors like chocolate chunk, cinnamon raisin swirl, garlic, spinach parmesan, sundried tomato basil, white chocolate chip, and many more, there is something for everyone. Customers have the option of building a sandwich with any of the bagels and add fresh cut veggies, meat, cheese, and dressings. The doors open at 6 a.m. on weekdays and 7 a.m. on weekends.
These kettle-boiled, made-from-scratch authentic New York-style bagels are a Sioux Falls favorite. Bagel Boy’s 14 flavors include plain, cinnamon raisin, honey oat, blueberry, sun-dried tomato, sesame, poppy, pumpernickel, wheat, onion, garlic, pretzel, everything, and cinnamon crunch. Bagel sandwiches are also available, including pizza bagel, Tuna Man Melt, BLT, Hot Pig and Cheese, and several others. These soft and delicious bagels are served in a fast, clean restaurant with very reasonable prices. We’ll take a couple dozen!
This café offers not only bagels, but also breads, cookies, muffins, donuts, and a full breakfast and lunch menu. Their most popular items are bagels and donuts. The café is cozy and has large street-facing windows with a great view of picturesque Hot Springs scenery.
Green Bean Coffeehouse is known for quality coffee, an inviting atmosphere, and top-notch bagels. They serve nine types of bagels such as jalapeno cheddar, everything, honey whole wheat, plain, spinach parmesan, vanilla nut, blueberry, cranberry, and cinnamon. As for condiments, they also have nine flavors of cream cheese. Breakfast bagel sandwiches are available and served a choice of meat, egg, and cheese. Set in a house that was remodeled into a coffee shop, the atmosphere is cozy and inviting. The walls are adorned with art for sale by local artists. This community-focused coffeehouse is a great spot to grab a bagel and an espresso before heading to work!
Black Sheep Coffee House claims the title of being the oldest artisanal coffee roaster in Sioux Falls. Their dedication can be tasted in the coffee and (more importantly) the bagels. Bagel sandwiches are available to order. The coffee is hand-roasted right in front of the customer, ensuring freshness. The atmosphere is casual and friendly. A mural decorates the wall, plush chairs dot the room, and the shelves are full of vintage glass bottles. You’ll be digging the vibes while chowing down a hot bagel!
Located in the heart of Keystone, Grapes & Grinds offers just about everything. They serve wine, coffee, gelato, fudge, and (of course!) bagels. Their selections include plain, everything, honey whole wheat, vanilla nut, blueberry, and cheddar cheese. The restaurant is fun for the whole family too, with corn hole, a human-sized chessboard, and playground. You come to Grapes & Grinds once, and you’ll be a regular!
Opened nearly 20 years ago by a brother and sister team, Red Rooster Coffee House has become a fixture in the Aberdeen community. With live music, karaoke, parties, a knitting club, and more- it is so much more than a coffee house. Bagel varieties include plain, wheat, blueberry, and raisin.
This deli offers a large selection of bagels and all-day breakfast—what more could you ask for? This café has a warm and welcoming atmosphere with fantastic views of historic Lead. A variety of assorted bagels are available. The menu also includes paninis, salads, wraps, caramel rolls, muffins, scones, biscotti, and drinks.
Mornin’ Sunshine is run by a husband and wife team and has become a Hot Springs hotspot! As soon as you walk in the door, you’ll feel at home. The exposed brick walls, wood paneling floors, and wall art make the atmosphere one-of-a-kind! Mornin’ Sunshine serves bagel sandwiches, in addition to regular bagels.