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Cheap Eats 2011: Potato Valley
Comments () | Published August 16, 2011
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Potato Valley Cafe - Annapolis
Address: 47 State Cir., Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone: 410-267-0902
Neighborhood: Annapolis
Cuisines: American, Deli/Quick Bites
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Friday 11 to 5, Saturday noon to 4.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Baked potatoes with sour cream, fried onions, and mango.
Price Details: Baked potatoes, $3.45 to $12.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly

Potatoes—that’s pretty much all this tiny, six-table cafe serves. But the humble spuds are ennobled by the uncommon detailing they receive. The kitchen secures the biggest, best baking potatoes, then puts them into a hot oven until the insides turn soft and yielding. You can smell them when you walk through the door.

Simple preparations, such as the cheddar cheese or cheddar and bacon, are sublime, but so are more convoluted combinations, including the 15-veggie that lays on artichokes, mango slices, and red peppers, which somehow all come together beautifully.

Also good: Potato with butter; the Cuban (chicken, cheddar, and chili-lime sour cream).

Open Monday through Friday 11 to 5, Saturday noon to 4.

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