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On The Hill Cafe LLC

1431 John St, Baltimore, MD 21217-4268
+1 410-225-9667
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“blt” (3 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
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1431 John St, Baltimore, MD 21217-4268
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

On the Hill is a solid bet for breakfast and or lunch. Very yummy pastries available in the morning as well as a food selection of breakfast options. Artsy atmosphere due to the constant influx of MICA students.

Thank malatestiano
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Independent coffee shop tucked away in the Bolton Hill neighborhood but its a big hit among the locals and the students in the area. My wife and I have been many times and they have very unique names to their sandwiches and they're all good....More

Thank Bevon
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I happened upon the On The Hill Cafe in Baltimore and enjoyed a fresh salad and black-bean burger. The food was delicious! The restaurant is smallish, with a 10 or so tables indoors and there is a brisk to-go business at lunch....More

Thank mjd496
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We were staying at a friends round the corner and popped in here one day! It was a great little spot for lunch! I had the corn pancake type thing it was amazing! I loved the decor of the place ! Great job!

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

With its black and white tiled counter and floor and ingredients stacking the shelves behind the prep area, the decor says traditional luncheonette, but the menu, artsy servers and adorable decorative elements reveal On The Hill to be a trendy cafe/diner. Emphasizing farm-to-table, high quality...More

Thank Hawk470
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I stayed in Bolton Hill while visiting our son and his family. We always love farm to table food so decided to give the On the Hill Cafe a try. We were not disappointed. My husband entered our order on the Internet....More

Thank Neferteria
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to the "on the hill" but every time I go in I receive the absolute worst service. I waited at the counter for 4 mins before the cashier came over. I ordered a dirty chai latte which has to the the worst...More

Thank Zoe R
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Food is typically very good, coffee is always good, not great, but good. Staff is always first-rate. Definitely great for lunch or quick dinner.

Thank montani1970
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We met with a student from MICA and he led us here for lunch as he was telling us that his meals have always been great. Yes, we definitely agreed with him. It is a small, trendy place with a huge selection of sandwiches, burgers,...More

Thank teachertooPa
Reviewed 30 October 2015

On The Hill serves great sandwiches at good prices. My favorites are the burger and the BLT. There are a small number of tables outside and on a sunny day, it is a nice escape whether you live in the neighborhood or stop by from...More

1  Thank Arlene C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1431 John St, Baltimore, MD 21217-4268
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Baltimore
  • Phone Number: +1 410-225-9667
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