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24 E Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230
+1 410-539-8395
07:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 14:00
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Maplewood, New Jersey
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This coffee shop is tucked away on a side street in Fed Hill. Anticipation was high as it was voted best breakfast and brunch in South Baltimore. The coffee was good and served beautifully, but the food was so so. Parmesan spinach omelette was maybe a poor choice, at $17.50 it was certainly expensive and overly greasy. The 3 grain... More 

Thank AstridGO
Bordentown, New Jersey
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91 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a nice breakfast spot within walking distance to our Inner Harbor hotel (Royal Sonesta). This place is a must, but prepared to wait. It is worth it. Super friendly and outstanding quality breakfast. So good we went both Saturday and Sunday morning. We did not have to wait Sunday as arrived shortly after 9. When we... More 

Thank ColWoody
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Came here twice for brunch whilst in Baltimore for a week! They were very busy both times and had to wait 20-30 minuets to get in, I'm not sure if you can book but I would reccomend it or get there early! I had the risotto Benedict which had amazing fried risotto cakes under the eggs! It was the best... More 

Thank Emily H
Doha, Qatar
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

My husband picked this place for a Sunday morning breakfast. It was excellent! The apple pie french toast was divine! The service was attentive. I can't wait to go back!

Thank onefinegypsy99
New York City, New York
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome! We have had breakfast here a dozen times. We keep thinking it's not as good as remember and it wows us every time. I especially love the oysters and grits. Amazing. But the eggs and meat dishes are fabulous, too. Coffee excellent. And service is out of this world. We live in New York with a... More 

Thank 4Michael17
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We tried Spoons for breakfast and had the fried oysters on cheese grits. It was absolutely delicious! The coffee was superb and the staff was efficient as well as friendly.

Thank Rrduty
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Cinnamon Roll pancake was to die for! Friendly staff and excellent breakfast drinks. You have to try the Oysters!

Thank Chelsey E
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Yum, yum, yum.....We spent 2 nights in the Federal Hill area within walking distance to Camden Yards and the Inner Harbor. My wife and I usually "split our plates". I had the traditional eggs benedict and my wife had the "pancake battered" deep fried stuffed French toast. The stuffed French toast is a must have !! Their in house roasted... More 

Thank day4snow
Aberdeen, Maryland
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, delicious breakfast. Definitely worth the wait. My husband and I stopped in here to have breakfast before going to the comic convention. He had the French toast which was light and airy and delicious. I had the Parmesan crusted spinach and mozzarella omelette, large portion too much for me to finish. They used fresh spinach, And the mozzarella... More 

Thank Genevieve B
Athens, Georgia
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Had breakfast here with my son and daughter-in-law. The food was delicious, great service, and nice atmosphere. I had your standard two eggs over easy, bacon, etc. The eggs were cooked perfectly for my liking, and the bacon was perfect. Not too crispy and not too wiggly. The atmosphere here is really nice, has a very "local" feel to it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
American, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 E Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-539-8395

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?