The Holy Bagel exterior with tables and chairs outside


Fresh coffee, cakes and delicious Salt Beef bagels served amongst the Roman ruins with views over Castle Park and Colchester Castle.

The Holy Bagel is situated on some of the foundations of a Roman Arcade which formed the front of the Roman Temple of Claudius. These foundations can be seen through the glass floor whilst enjoying a relaxing coffee and Salt Beef bagel.

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The Holy Bagel

Type:Coffee Shop

Castle Bailey, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1FA

Tel: 07879 811192

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)
Monday - Saturday09:00 - 16:00