There are few things in life more satisfying than a sandwich made from a bagel. Whole wheat and egg bagels are perfectly delicious, but you can use something with a little more to offer. Everything bagels are full of great seasoning and asiago cheese bagels will add an interesting element of cheese flavor to your bagel sandwich. Pumpernickel, sesame, spinach, poppy seed, jalapeño and onion are all superior choices too.
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Best Bagel Sandwich Recipes for Breakfast or Lunch
Imagine filling your favorite bagel with egg, cheese, avocado and ham, to make the ultimate breakfast bagel sandwich. And for lunch, the fillings are endless. Think about cream cheese, sprouts and cucumber. Chicken salad, egg salad, avocado salad, turkey and warm steak and cheese would all be welcome choices to create a bagel sandwich for lunch as well. Are you craving bagel sandwiches yet?
Click the slideshow gallery to view 22 of the best bagel sandwiches to make for breakfast or lunch. You will be drooling at all of the photos of these bagels with creative ingredients layered inside! In the slideshow collection, you’ll find favorites such as avocado bagel sandwich, smoked salmon bagel sandwiches, Italian salami bagel sandwich, steak and cheese bagel sandwich and egg in a hole bagel sandwich. All of these recipes look incredible, and you’re going to have a tough time deciding what sandwich you want to make with your bagel!
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Best Dairy-Free, Gluten-Free Breakfast Bagel Sandwich
This gluten-free, dairy-free, open-faced breakfast bagel sandwich includes all wholesome ingredients with the protein, healthy fats and veggies needed to fuel you through your day.
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Romesco Breakfast Bagel Sandwich
Romesco sauce, cream cheese, a perfectly fried egg, peppery arugula, all on top of a toasted everything bagel.
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Egg in a Hole Breakfast Bagel Sandwich
Perfect breakfast for a slow Sunday morning!
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Avocado Bagel Sandwich
This sandwich is piled with the most amazing flavors!
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Bagel Breakfast Sandwich with Bourbon Bacon Jam
Everything you’ve ever wanted in a breakfast sandwich!
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The Best Veggie Everything Bagel Sandwich
A toasted bagel is loaded up with vegan cream cheese, avocado and a whole lotta veggies.
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Italian Salami Bagel Sandwich
An easy lunch that’ll keep you going until dinner time, this bagel sandwich is loaded with Italian meats, cheese and peppers.
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Egg, Avocado and Pesto Bagel Sandwich
After one bite you will be ready to conquer the day!
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Lox Breakfast Bagel Sandwich
This hearty breakfast sandwich is easy to build and perfect for the time of year when tomatoes are at their best.
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Freezer Bagel Breakfast Sandwiches
Easy breakfast idea that can be made ahead for the entire week.
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Sesame Bagels with Prosciutto and Apple
The contrast in flavors and textures is just heavenly
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Steak and Cheese Bagel Sandwich
Shaved steak and gooey American cheese on a toasted bagel makes a great breakfast or lunch.
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Everything Bagel Sandwich
This beautiful breakfast sandwich comes together in minutes.
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Ham, Egg and Pepper Jack Bagel Sandwiches
Enjoy these for breakfast or lunch!
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Bacon, Egg and Avocado Breakfast Bagel
Fluffy, scrambled eggs, cream cheese, tomato slices, bacon, and a garlic avocado mash.
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Bacon Egg Cheese Bagel Sandwich
This Bacon Egg Cheese Bagel Sandwich meal prep recipe give you breakfast for the week!
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Smoked Salmon Bagel Sandwiches
A big time favorite!
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Avocado Tuna Salad Sandwich
Packed with protein and fresh greens, and served on a whole wheat everything bagel.
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Avocado Egg Salad Bagel Sandwich
Classic egg salad dressed up with avocado, cucumber, provolone, radishes, microgreens, and cream cheese.
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Chicken Salad Bagel Sandwich
Consists of an “everything” bagel, toasted and topped with chicken salad, Cheddar cheese and bacon.
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The Best Turkey Sandwich
Made with turkey, cheddar, tomato, bacon, mustard, and avocado mayo, on an everything bagel.
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Veggie and Cream Cheese Turkey Bagel Sandwich
A tasty way to spruce up lunch!
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