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SoBo Cafe

4.7
478 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
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  • Neighborhood Gem (28)
  • Good for a Date (21)
  • Cozy (20)
We pride ourselves on preparing our from-scratch menu with fresh ingredients and a whole lot of flavor. Our cozy, intimate dining room is the perfect setting to enjoy a seasonal dish and a glass of carefully chosen wine or beer. A perennial favorite among neighbors and visitors, we go out of our way to make everyone feel at home. We are gluten-free, vegetarian & vegan friendly.

We are a short walk from Camden Yards/Oriole Park & M&T/Ravens Stadium. We are very close to the Convention Center, Downtown & the Inner Harbor.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American, Comfort Food, Wine Bar
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Hours of operation
Brunch
Sat, Sun 10:30 am–3:00 pm
Lunch
Mon–Fri 11:30 am–2:30 pm
Dinner
Mon–Sat 5:00 pm–10:00 pm
Sun 5:00 pm–9:00 pm
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Phone number
(410) 752-1518
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
Our cozy, intimate dining room is the perfect setting for your event. Enjoy a seasonal dish and a glass of carefully chosen wine or beer. We pride ourselves on preparing our from-scratch menu with fresh ingredients and a whole lot of flavor. A favorite among neighbors and visitors, we go out of our way to make everyone feel at home.
Weekdays - Business Breakfast/Brunch Meetings
Happy Hours - Rehearsal Dinners
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Catering
Our Business Lunch Platters feature
handcrafted sandwiches on house made, artisanal breads
house roasted & smoked meats
healthy salads with our freshly made dressings
build a bowl
vegan & vegetarian friendly
We will customize any order to suit your taste or diet.
Please contact us for more information.
http://sobocafe.net/wp/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/SoBo-Catering-Menu-Business-Lunch-10262016.pdf
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Between S. Charles & S. Hanover Streets
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Parking details
Street (please read signs carefully)
Evenings - Shofer"s Furniture Parking Lot (Hamburg St entrance) - one block from SoBo Café - evening paid parking
West St Parking Garage - 40 E West Street - paid parking
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Public transit
Charm City Circulator (Purple Line) Stops: Cross Street or Henrietta Street, MTA (1 or 64 Lines)
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Entertainment
Music Tuesdays - join us for live music (acoustic or jazz) on select Tuesdays
Additional
Beer, Delivery, Entertainment, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 478 People Are Saying
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4.7
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4.6
food
4.7
service
4.6
ambience
4.6
value
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99% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipkiterp (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined 5 days ago

Great experience , good beer list but not overwhelming, anyone can find something they will enjoy

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vipchris (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

Sobo has the best French dip ever!!!!! It was great to see such a large crowd for Sunday brunch

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CountyGal (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

We love to go to SoBo's on Sundays after church. It's always lively and very welcoming. Food is very good, especially the biscuits! Great for breakfast, brunch or lunch. We'll be heading there soon for dinner.

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vipCher (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

As other diners have noted, I hesitate to rave about this restaurant because I don’t want it to get crazy crowded but it is really good. We have eaten here several times the past year, although not often enough, and the food and service are always great. This past Sunday we had brunch. I had the big breakfast which offered a nice variety of food: eggs, toast, meat, potatoes, fruit, baby pancakes. I couldn’t eat it all so my husband took it home with the remainder of his Sobo breakfast sandwich. My eggs were perfectly cooked, which doesn’t always happen. We love it here and will be back. Supper is good, too.

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Christine (Washington DC)
5.0
Dined 6 days ago

We went for restaurant week and the food was delicious! The lentil soup was very flavorful and the salmon was well-seasoned and cooked perfectly. The service was also excellent. Our water glasses were never empty and our waitress checked in with us numerous times to make sure we had everything we needed. We had a wonderful experience.

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OpenTable Diner (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined on January 7, 2018

The service was truly outstanding. The food was all delicious. The menu had something for everyone. Pork chops, fresh dinner salad, Thai noodles with tofu. Desserts are made in house from scratch. Bread was baked in house. We loved the ambiance. Sound panels on the ceiling are a thoughtful accent so that we could have great dinner conversation without shooting even though the place was packed. We brought friends here from out of town and it was a huge hit. We'll definitely be back.

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vipDeanna (Baltimore)
3.0
Dined on January 6, 2018

This restaurant is usually fantastic, but on this occasion, it was not. I ordered their special of Prime Rib for $30. I love Prime Rib. It's really so easy to make and is almost always great. This serving, however, was pretty awful. It was not juicy, flavorful, and the texture was chewy. In addition, it was barely warm. I did not complain because I had already complained about the baked potato, which must have been made the day before and reheated. The worst I'd ever had. I also did not want to disturb my party, whose meals were good. The waiter was great. He did me comp a free dessert. All in all, I'll return, but I will stick to their regular menu.

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OpenTable Diner (Milwaukee)
5.0
Dined on January 6, 2018

We met friends for dinner at Sobo Cafe. When our server (Linda) learned that one of us had food allergies, she talked with the chef and returned with a menu that highlighted all of the "safe" choices. Our friend was blown away! On top of that, we all had great food, including vegan. Sobo is a favorite of ours in Baltimore and never disappoints. It's definitely a gem.

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vipBobA (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined on January 1, 2018

Another great time st SoBo! New Year’s Day brunch was outstanding and we both enjoyed our chicken pot pies — our favorite meal at SoBo! Always a friendly atmosphere and a true neighborhood gem!

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vipOpenTable Diner (Baltimore)
5.0
Dined on January 1, 2018

Food, atmosphere and service could not have been any better. Highly recommend

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