2177 Carling Ave, Ottawa, ON, Canada
NileGuide Expert tip:
This location in the west end is very close to Carlingwood shopping centre, so is a good spot for a snack before or after hitting the mall. You can also enjoy Kettleman's bagels at 912 Bank Street in the Glebe.
Kettleman's bagels, traditional Montreal-style bagels baked daily in a wood-fired oven, are the mainstay of this west-end restaurant. They were voted the best bagels in Ottawa eight times by local papers Ottawa Sun
and Ottawa XPress
. Best of all, patrons can watch the bakers create and bake the bagels, which are created in a traditional manner. The menu includes many flavors of bagels, deli favorites and some selections you would not expect, such as a pizza bagel.This informal, family restaurant is filled with the aroma of fresh-baked bagels and is a relaxing spot. These bagels are so good, many customers take some home!