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Durham, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Did not like the attitude of the barista who tried to teach me how to order my coffee... asked for a double tall espresso, got a short and strong one instead...asked for it to be remade...was rudely advised that I "should have asked for an Americana"....I have been ordering coffee for over 20 years....nobody else has ever been challenged by... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Baked goods par excellence and associated small meals and drinks. The only downside is that it's popular and small. As Yogi Berra said, "No one goes there any more—it's too crowded." But it's well worth the small wait.

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Durham, North Carolina
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97 reviews 97 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The menu here is varied for such a small place. We had brunch on a Saturday morning and were really happy with our choices. We each had the shirred eggs and shared an empanada. The staff is friendly and helpful although I feel they fight an uphill battle with a system that needs a lot of work making it a... More 

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Orange County, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

After reviewing my fellow travelers comments, my hubby and I decided to begin our day with a light breakfast here. First, let me start out saying that their location is on a pedestrian only street not open to vehicle track, thank goodness for OnStar or we might not have found this place. NOTE: I believed parking on Parrish just before... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I had heard amazing things about Scratch (in addition to being a James Beard nominee) so I couldn't not go for breakfast. By 9am, when the doors were opened, there was a line waiting to get in. I ordered a pour over and avocado toast and my husband ordered the pimiento cheese city ham biscuit. All was delicious.

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Bountiful, Utah
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Went here with my daughter and had a great brunch. There was a line out the door which usually states your at a good place and we were. Had wonderful brunch items and outside seating.

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London, United Kingdom
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220 reviews 220 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We just missed the breakfast cutoff, so we had to make do with a slice of heaven I mean blueberry peach cobbler and a deep fried buttermilk muffin (aka donut muffin), washed down with something to completely surprise the tastebuds, a rosemary iced coffee. We didn’t have to fight the office lunch crowd for a table, but it started to... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Super crowded, we considered going some place else bc the menu was a bit confusing to us and didn't seem very filling and there were no tables available. We were about to hit the road and a friend recommended this place on our way out of town. We got the bacon jam biscuit and two sausage, egg and cheddar biscuits.... More 

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Sanford, North Carolina
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Wonderful spot in downtown Durham. We had Biscuits Benedict, Grits bowl with Kimchi, and Duck Egg biscuit with bacon. We also had desserts and pastries, both sweet and savory. ALL were scrumptious. Plus delicious coffee, courteous and attentive staff, and great decor inside with lovely outside tables, too.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

What can I say...soooo good. First the shop is a little difficult to find, but don't give up; it's worth the effort...so worth it! I had wonderful toasted homemade bread with ricotta, roasted tomatoes, over easy egg; all with a light drizzle of slightly sweet reduced wine vinegar. It was absolutely fabulous. My husband thoroughly enjoyed his sausage and egg... More 

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Address: 111 Orange St, Durham, NC
Phone Number: 919 956 5200
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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