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City Cafe

1001 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5442
+1 410-539-4252
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1001 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5442
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were on a weekend away in Baltimore & needed to find a place that had outdoor seating and allowed our dog to be with us. Our hotel concierge recommended City Cafe, and it was a wonderful gem. It was hopping, but...More

Thank VD3512
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat breakfast . Food was awesome. You well get your money's worth. Had cinnamon pancakes wow they are great . Would definitely recommend

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 20 June 2018

When we arrived on Saturday morning for breakfast and while we read the menu, the attentive waitress served our beverages with delicious coffee cake breads. The Philly Cheese Steak omelet was delicious!

Thank grannyr0sie
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Nice option, especially with a group because there is a wide variety of options (vegetarian and not). We had the calamari and cauliflower appetizers (both very good), falafel (good) and I had the shrimp and grits which was okay but I would not order again...More

Thank MJ115
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This restaurant is a neighborhood fixture! The menu is decidedly American, and DELICIOUS!!! Service, and atmosphere, terrific, too!

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

In town for my daughter's Doctorate Graduation and went out to eat Friday evening. Made a reservation on line which was seamless. The greeting was warm and the service by our waitress Jeanette was outstanding. Jeanette was well versed in all drinks and menu items...More

Thank Abesters
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I've been here several times and each time it's exceeded expectations. Something for everyone here, menu is great and service as well.

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped in Sunday for happy hour and early dinner. Sat in bar area on high tops and enjoyed the cocktail of the day a nicely arranged margarita in honor of cinco! The app of meatless nachos was perfect and a nice start to a light...More

Thank sapringle322
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Great upscale atmosphere! Food was fantastic!! Service top shelf all the way! Within walking distance of the Brexton hotel!!!

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 19 April 2018

We were staying just a block away at the Hotel Brexton and we came here fore dinner one night. It had a very relaxing atmosphere, and the food was quite good and fairly priced. Our very helpful waitress suggested the fried green tomato and lump...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201-5442
    (Eager St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Charm City Circulator Purple Route stops a block away at the corner of Charles and Eager Streets. It’s FREE and convenient transportation from Federal Hill to Penn Station.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore>  > Mount Vernon
  • Neighbourhood: Mount Vernon
  • Phone Number: +1 410-539-4252
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City Cafe is a Baltimore favorite, open for Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour, & Weekend Brunch.
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