I live in the area and used to go here for my hangover fix. It was a typical satisfying greasy spoon...until it changed ownership.
It's cleaner now but that's he only positive thing I can say about it.
This morning I ordered breakfast asked for them to remove the meat because I don't eat pork. What I got was two eggs with mashed potatoes (wtf) with gravy drowning it. Seriously, mashed... more
I feel obligated to update my review after giving this place 4 stars a while back. The place changed ownership & now it's ran by a Chinese family (or it seems). I went in around 2pm to get lunch; the Chinese woman was the only one there so she was handling both cash and cooking. When I was waiting for the order, I saw the woman using her bare hands to pick up the patty & putting it into the... more
It's a street diner. Better than most in the Corktown area.
Super friendly, always great vibe in the place. Good coffee.
it's old, dumpy, has a very kitsch atmosphere, almost like something out of a 1940's movie (except the radio plays 60's music, seriously).
The food is like Mom makes, it's not stellar, incredible, OMG you need to Tweet this right now" kind of food. It's "feel-good" food that... more