After a Slow Death, H&H Is Gone

Love 'em or hate 'em, H&H was a legend. Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images

Prepare for a pang of sentimentalism: The last remaining location of H & H bagels is officially closed. Reports say that officials seized the 46th Street space on behalf of the landlord, who was owed a whole lotta dough. There's been a lot of drama around the nostalgic bagel shop involving tax fraud and debt, among other things so we hope perhaps this brings the bagel legacy some peace. Now let the best bagel philosophizing begin, but get that poppy seed out of your tooth first. [NYDN via Eater NY]