Unfortunately, at that point, we couldn't find our waitress. Throughout the meal, the wait staff was friendly and present — someone was always available to answer a question or refill a cup. But when it came time to pay, our waitress pulled a disappearing act.
Fortunately for them, even after they had spent 90 minutes on the sidewalk, their breakfasts would more than justify the wait.
Blue Moon Cafe
Back story: Since it opened in 1996, Blue Moon Cafe has been a fixture in Fells Point, serving creative homemade breakfasts every day and all night long on the weekends.
Parking: Street parking
Signature dish: Made nationally famous on an episode of "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives," Blue Moon's Cap'n Crunch French Toast deserves all the attention it gets. Though it's coated in kids' cereal, the French toast is surprisingly sophisticated thanks to its fresh fruit topping and satisfyingly crunchy texture.
Where: 1621 Aliceanna St.
Contact: 410-522-3940, http://www.bluemoonbaltimore.com
Open: Monday-Thursday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., and from 7 a.m. Friday to 9 p.m. Sunday.
Credit cards: All major
Reservations: Not accepted
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