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BEST Breakfast, cheap

1998 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

The Neighborhood


Do the math: $4.39 = orange juice, three eggs, home fries, fresh fruit or cream of wheat, toast, coffee and a plateful of pastries. All this served at no extra charge in the grapevine-canopied patio during the summer. Sometimes, though,… read more»

1995 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

Bob the Chef’s


If you can beat two eggs, your choice of breakfast meat, hot bread, grits or home fries, juice, and coffee for five bucks, let us know. Don’t miss what may be the best sweet-potato pie in the city. read more»

1985 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

Andy’s Diner


This neighborhood favorite serves outstanding French toast. read more»

1983 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

Charlie’s Sandwich Shoppe


Still not gentrified. Still great. read more»

1982 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

Brookline Lunch


Excellent eggs. Despite the name, the best food is served in the morning. read more»

1981 BEST Breakfast, Cheap

Charlie’s Sandwich Shoppe


The kind of place that sooner or later will be gentrified into eggs Benedict <em>cum</em> ferns. Until it is, . . . read more»