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At Barb City Bagels (BCB) we are more than just your typical cafe. We are proud to be a part of DeKalb's thriving downtown district. We offer a wide variety of delicious bagels, sandwiches, soups and more. BCB is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal or a warm drink. We offer free Wi-Fi and a warm, friendly atmosphere that you're sure to enjoy every moment you spend with us.


On December 1st, 2014, Tim and Bobbi Hays bought the Chesapeake Bagel Bakery (now known as Barb City Bagels) located in downtown DeKalb, IL and began their adventure in the bagel business. With a passion for serving others and giving back to the community, they are working hard to make Barb City Bagels a place where everyone feels welcome.



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