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SoBo Cafe

6 W Cross St, Baltimore, MD 21230
410-752-1518
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Ranked #10 of 1,798 restaurants in Baltimore
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Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Bistro
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Contemporary comfort food. New Americana.Vegetarian FriendlyOutdoor SeatingTake-outReservations Accepted
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English first
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

My wife and I visited Sobo during restaurant week and had an amazing meal. We started with the chicken liver mousse, which was a bit thick and not as easy to spread but had a rich taste that more than made up for the effort. While the grilled stuffed grape leaves were good, my heirloom tomato salad was delicious.The highlight... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Eggs are one of my favorite breakfast foods. Especially when they're prepared a little differently than just two eggs over easy or scrambled with some toast. On this particular morning, I was craving shakshuka even though I've never had it before. Pictures of it looked awesome and I knew it was right up my alley. After a quick search on... More

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Baltimore, MD
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This Cafe reminds one of the old "Cheers" tv series where "everybody knows your name" Great menu and great food. Warm, friendly management and wait staff who do remember your name. Service and food are excellent. Sound level is good even though there is a bar at one end of the dining area.

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Been here a few times in the past month. Staff is friendly and the food is always fresh. The bar has everything you need and the bar tender mixed a great gin and tonic on a hot day Worth the trip for a great corner spot

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Near Princeton, NJ
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Had dinner at Sobo Café and it was OUTSTANDING!!! We had the red wine sangria and it was a great balance between wine and sweetness. Just perfect!! We shared the Smoked Salmon with Goat Cheese, Humus, and the Spicy Feta spreads and they were each delicious served with toasted bread, carrots and cucumbers. I had the Seared Salmon which was... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Food was fresh and a nice little bar. Walkable to the inner harbor and fed hill area. Good place for a quick fresh meal. The owners are there and make sure you are taken care of.

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Newtown
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Visiting Baltimore from Connecticut. I'm so glad I trusted the on-line reviews. This was a fantastic experience! From the moment we stepped into the quaint dining room, we were greeted with enthusiasm. Began with the rosemary hummus app. WOW! The flavor was perfect, and an unexpected delight was the veggies served with it were marinated and very tasty. The bread... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
Top Contributor
174 reviews 174 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

always get it done with creative dished and hearty favorites. Staff really likes to put out a great product and it shows. people often forget it is there, and that's fine by me. the mussels are always great.

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The food is amazing, I recommend the spreads. But what really is amaZing is how at home you feel there, from the music to the fresh flowers on the tables and the stellar service. really awesome would come back!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Hip but cozy at the same time. This is the type of restaurant that infuses comfort food with a fresh face...and does it with style.

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