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Best Places For Chicken And Waffles In Baltimore

If you are eating at a restaurant in the South, you will find chicken and waffles on the menu. This unlikely food pairing is a traditional soul food dish. Not an exclusive breakfast menu item, chicken and waffles can be eaten for lunch and dinner as well. Sample Southern hospitality with a Chicken and Waffles meal at one of Baltimore's favorite restaurants, including Miss Shirley's Cafe, Simply Marie's, and Maggie's Farm.
Miss Shirley's Cafe
750 East Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 528-5373

Named the Capitol Reader's Choice for 2015, Miss Shirley's Cafe is open  seven days a week. It is open Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Located in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Miss Shirley's Cafe also has locations in Roland Park and Annapolis. Miss Shirley's Cafe is situated in walking distance to Port Discovery Children's Museum, the National Aquarium,the Maryland Science Center, and Little Italy.

Simply Marie's
3023 Elliott St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 342-0822

Known as the place to "Satisfy Your Cravings for a Home-Cooked Meal," Simply Marie's is the only Breakfast-Only Restaurant in Baltimore. Opened for more than 35 years, Simply Marie's specializes in serving "mouth-watering breakfast dishes." Key menu items include Home Fries, French Toast Platters, and Chicken and Waffles. Simply Marie's offers diners a "one-of-a-kind dining experience" through "fresh, homemade meals using the finest ingredients."

DelMarVa's Southern Cafe
3500 Boston St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 327-1980

Though located on Boston Street, there is nothing New England about DelMarVa's Southern Cafe. The restaurant is named after the DelMarVa region, which encompasses Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. Open 7 days a week, diners can stop by Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. DelMarVa's Southern Cafe is also open for Sunday brunch from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Patrons can also have food delivered. DelMarVa's now serves locally crafted beer and wine from the DelMarVa area.

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Maggie's Farm
4341 Harford Rd.
Baltimore, MD 21214
(410) 254-2376

Open Wednesday through Sunday, Maggie's Farm was named the Best Farm-to-Table Restaurant in 2014 by the Baltimore City Paper. Maggie's Farm was also named one of the Best 50 Restaurants in Baltimore by Baltimore Magazine for 2014 and 2015. Every Sunday night guest can enjoy Fat Sabbath, which features Maggie's Farm Fried Chicken, Raw Oysters, Burgers, and Beer. Brunch, served Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., features the following dishes, Maggie's Farm Doughnuts, Chicken Biscuit, Brunch Burger, and Fried Chicken & Rosemary Waffles.

Saturday Morning Cafe
111 Water St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 528-7789

Open 7 days a week, the Saturday Morning Cafe serves a wide variety of breakfast favorites, including Southern Biscuits & Gravy with Two Eggs, Saturday Morning Breakfast Special, French Toast Dream, and Shrimp & Grits. Another breakfast favorite is Southern Chicken & Waffles, which features Southern Breaded Chicken Fingers with a Homemade Waffle. Saturday Morning Cafe also serves gourmet sandwiches, lighter fare, salads, and a selection of entrees.

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Jill Berry @MusingsfromMe is a writer who stays at home or a SAHM who writesit depends on the day and her mood. While playing a writer on the internet, Jill has the gray hair AND blogposts from raising a kid, a preteen, and a teen. When not blogging at Musings from Me, Jill seizes family time whenever she candinner as a family, movie night, marathon family game sessions, travelingyou name it she wants to do it.
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