14 Einstein Bros. Bagels Copycat Recipes

Updated: May 02, 2024

Inspired by the fast and delicious Einstein Bros. Bagels menu, these copycat recipes for bagels, pastries, sandwiches and more will make you feel like you're there.

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Inspired by: Asiago Bagel

Discover a cheesy alternative to the usual sweet bread brunch offerings. There’s no need to stop by a bakery when you can learn how to make homemade bagels at home. —Tami Kuehl, Loup City, Nebraska
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Grandma's Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

This is from a collection of family recipes. My granddaughter, Riley, likes that it tastes like lemons, but is sweet. It’s always moist and wonderful. —Phyllis Harmon, Nelson, Wisconsin
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Apple-Swiss Turkey Sandwiches

Honey mustard adds a sweet tang to this hearty concoction. Apple slices, Swiss cheese, cucumber and turkey are layered between slices of nutritious multi-grain bread. These delicious sandwiches pack well to take to the office or on the trail. —Gloria Updyke, Front Royal, Virginia
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Garden Tuna Pita Sandwiches

A well-balanced meal packed into a pita is a breeze to whip up. Not a fan of tuna? Try canned chicken. —Rebecca Clark, Warrior, Alabama
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Cinnamon Bagels with Crunchy Topping

Once you get the hang of it, you won’t believe how simple it is to make a delicious cinnamon bagel (or a dozen!) right in your kitchen. —Kristen Streepey, Geneva, Illinois
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Snickerdoodles

The history of these whimsically named treats has been widely disputed, but their popularity is undeniable. Help yourself to one of our soft cinnamon-sugared cookies and see for yourself. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
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Campfire Cinnamon Twists

Cinnamon rolls get the toasty treatment when wrapped around skewers and warmed over a fire. Brush with butter, then sprinkle with sugar and spice. —Lauren Knoelke, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Chicken Salad Croissants

This tempting chicken salad that gets its special taste from Swiss cheese and pickle relish. It's a favorite of my brother, who insists I make it whenever he visits. —Laura Koziarski, Battle Creek, Michigan
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Inspired by: Blueberry Muffin

In Michigan there are lots of blueberries, so I enjoy trying recipes with them, like a jumbo version of a classic muffin. — Jackie Hannahs, Brethren, Michigan
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Dad's Quick Bagel Omelet Sandwich

I wrap these tasty breakfast sandwiches in aluminum foil and hand them out as the kids run for the school bus! —Andrew Nodolski, Williamstown, New Jersey
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Honey Bagels

Who has time to make from-scratch bagels? You do, with this easy recipe! The chewy golden bagels offer a hint of honey and will win over even the pickiest eaters. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
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Loaded Avocado BLT

My husband invented this twist on a bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich. I like to make it with extra slices of bacon; if you want, you can leave the Gorgonzola cheese out of the avocado spread. —Lori Grant, Kingsport, Tennessee
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Cranberry Whole Wheat Bagels

The bagel recipes I saw in a magazine inspired me to try creating my own. I've been making them like crazy ever since! My whole wheat version dotted with cranberries is a favorite. —Tami Kuehl, Loup City, Nebraska