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Ellicott City's One Dish Cuisine draws diners with food allergies from across the country

Ellicott City's One Dish Cuisine draws diners with food allergies from across the country

JoAnne LaMonica and her son, Max, were used to staying behind when her husband and daughter traveled for soccer tournaments. With 14-year-old Max's food allergies — to wheat, dairy, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, sesame, barley, rye and oats — it was often too tough to make the trips as a family.

But last year, the Rochester, N.Y., residents took a chance on a trip to Baltimore, and now the six- or seven-hour drive is almost routine — all because of a small cafe in an Ellicott City shopping center.

Opened in 2012, One Dish Cuisine specializes in allergy-safe dining and has built a following of local residents and travelers alike. It was recently named the most allergy-friendly...

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