Welcome to the Once Upon Family of Restaurants, serving the northern suburbs of Chicago offering a variety of delicious baked goods and deli selections. Catering, party room and wholesale available.

Being the North Shore's finest bagel - bakery - delicatessen is not an easy thing to do. Family owned since 1982, when we began our dream of Once Upon a Bagel, we made several promises. We dedicated ourselves in providing a clean and inviting atmosphere with pleasant and efficient service where you always see the same friendly faces. A place where every customer would feel at home for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We also dedicated ourselves in providing food which is not only tasty, but mouthwatering and addicting. We offer healthy, authentic food that's prepared right before your eyes. Food so delicious, it speaks for itself and makes you want to come back. Whether it be for a bagel and cream cheese, our world famous tuna salad or homemade soups or our one of a kind corned beef Reuben boat sandwiches, we know you won't leave disappointed.

Please browse through our site and be sure to check out our menu for all our unique breakfast, lunch and dinner choices. For options when buying a pound of this or a dozen of that for your Sunday brunch, or click on the bulk menu link... Be sure to also peruse through our catering menu where we accommodate for any event imaginable... Planning on having a party anytime soon? Why not party with Once Upon a Bagel? We have plenty of seating capacity and we offer several menu options. Interested in carrying any of our products in your restaurant, café or bakery, etc.? Please give us a call for wholesale information and pricing.

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