All Blog Posts Tagged 'bagelry' (14)

Treats For Troops!

Georgetown Bagelry has long supported Mover Moms, a group of moms who regularly complete volunteer projects around the community. Recently, they participated in the Treats-4-Troops project. Candy is collected from across…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on November 8, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Bagel Love!

As busy as we have been the past few months, it was business as usual in the shop. We LOVE hearing from our customers. Here are a few notes we received that warmed our bagel hearts!

I wanted to thank you so much for the bagels last week.

Being from New York no bagel could ever taste like home to me. In fact I have always been resistant to eating bagels in DC.…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on June 8, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Busy Bagels

Since being named Best Bagel in March, the Georgetown Bagelry has been all a flutter with activity. Of course there’s the usual bagel shop buzz, but over the past few months, GTown Bagel was showing up in different, exciting places. Let’s take a look!

April 2012…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on June 8, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Bagel Love

We are always so grateful for the wonderful reviews we receive from our customers. Over the weekend we received a very nice note from Aaron M. He wrote:

I LOVE Georgetown Bagelry. I go to college in NOLA but GB is always one of my first stops when I get back in town. It’s always the…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on November 28, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

Online Ordering: Convenience & Limitations

Last year, Georgetown Bagelry added online ordering to its website. Since then, many of you have ordered your bagels online. Whether it’s to avoid the lines or to plan ahead, online ordering is a great benefit to our customers. To make it easier for you to plan ahead for big orders, we’ve added online ordering…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on November 4, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Georgetown Bagelry Receives National Certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise

Georgetown Baglery, well-known for its artisan bagels for the Washington DC Metropolitan region, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women Presidents’ Educational Organization (WPEO), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on September 6, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

A Response to a Customer’s Concern

Q: I was in Georgetown Bagelry today and was unable to buy a fountain soda. What gives?



A: I apologize for the inconvenience. While I would love to have fountain soda in the bagel shop, it was a tough decision and one I couldn’t put off any longer. I was hoping to have a rush of capital to totally renovate, but since…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on August 14, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

The Legend of the Poke

The Georgetown Bagelry is lucky to consider many of its customers great friends and family. We are always touched and honored when we receive tokens of their appreciation. Recently, a friend of GTB,Margo Judge, author and blogger of MomOpinionMatters.com wrote us a poem for Mother’s Day.

We hope that you enjoy as much as we did! Warm Bagel Hugs.

The Legend of the Poke

By Margo Judge |…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on May 12, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

Georgetown Bagelry Voted ‘Best Bagel’

Georgetown Baglery was named Washington, DC’s Best Bagel in 2011 according to the Washington City Paper and the results of its annual Reader Poll.

We attribute the Bagelry’s success to putting customers first when making decisions for menu items, ordering experience, physical…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on March 11, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

GTB Attends 2010 Legislative Gala

Now in its fourth year, The B-CC Chamber of Commerce combined two successful annual events, the Legislative Reception and the Fall Gala, CELEBRATE, for one great evening on Wedneday, October 27. This annual gala allowed Chamber members and government officials to meet and discuss issues that are important to our community and local economy.…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on November 22, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments

GTB at the Bethesda Business Expo



On Monday, October 4, the Georgetown Bagelry set up a marvelous bagel spread at the2010 Business Expo. It was a great success and we got to meet so many of our wonderful small business neighbors!

Added by Mary Beall Adler on October 6, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments

Welcome Home!

We are selling fresh squeezed lemonade like there is no tomorrow! It goes well with fresh, homemade chicken salad, lettuce, tomato, and Swiss cheese on a whole wheat everything bagel, scooped and toasted. We use chicken breasts baked on sheet pans for our chicken salad. I’m sitting here thinking about this because I just saw two customers order it for their lunch after ordering both a bacon, egg, and cheese, and a Miami Burger for breakfast! Do these guys love bagels, or what?…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on August 17, 2010 at 6:00am — No Comments

GTB is ServSafe Certified!

I’m extremely proud to say that our entire bagel crew is ServSafe certified. It’s a requirement of both DC and Montgomery County that at least one certified food service manager is always on the restaurants premises. This is very important. The things that has bothered me for years is the dominating mentality of only the people in the position of “management” were certified! The people that do a large majority of food handling and cleaning are not…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on August 10, 2010 at 5:00am — 2 Comments

Matters of the Heart & Soul

Georgetown Bagelry will forever be changed because Badu is leaving.



Badara Njai is our Team Leader and most of you know him from the front counter, waiting on you, at the bagel shop. I’ve known Badu for over 15 years and I believe he’s been working our Bethesda store for a good 7 years. Badara came to us in Georgetown where he began working part time while he was…

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Added by Mary Beall Adler on June 21, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

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