Some claim the egg sandwich to be a Long Island thing, a quick breakfast easily obtained from German delis and bagel stores. Try and nab one on your travels and you’ll discover how much we take for granted. We truly do have the best around.
Long Islanders Have Voted Bagel Boss The Best Egg Sandwich On Long Island!
For the second year in a row, these emporiums of everything bagel take the prize for the morning habit so many Long Islanders can’t live without. It’s not whether the egg is scrambled or fried. It’s about what it’s laying between. Here at Bagel Boss it’s on hot bagels of all varieties, or even a hot onion roll.
2nd Place - A Taste of Home. 1992 N. Jerusalem Rd., North Bellmore. 516-486-1670. www.atasteofhomebakery.com
Eat in or take out. Breakfast and lunch are served as well as a catering service for any celebration with heroes and platters. There is also a wonderful bakery selection of cookies and cakes as well as hot coffee.
3rd Place – CJ’s Coffee Shop. 225 N. Long Beach Rd., Rockville Centre. 516-766-9107.
Everything appears to be homemade. The chef has an obvious jones for burgers: The Tricki Vikki burger features cheeseburger with fried egg and bacon – thick and crunchy. They also have sandwiches, salads, homemade soups and free refills on soda.