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Breakfast place near or east of White House

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aviva5675 Sep 1, 2011 02:29 PM

Going from early White House tour to the Police Memorial, possibly on foot, or walk to Metro Center and take Metro to Judiciary Square...looking for a place to eat a decent breakfast somewhere in there. I know Old Ebbitt is close by--what else?

Other plans for breakfast othe rmornings are Teaism, Kramerbooks, Founding Farmers, Firefly, as examples, thanks.

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Teaism
2009 R St NW, Washington, DC 20009

Founding Farmers
1924 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20006

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    Elyssa Sep 1, 2011 05:26 PM

    There is a Teaism right by the White House....perhaps you can switch your plans and go there instead.

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    Teaism
    2009 R St NW, Washington, DC 20009

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      dpan Sep 1, 2011 06:34 PM

      If greasy spoon breakfast fits your description, the Lincoln's Waffle Shop on 10th Street NW across from Ford's Theater is a good spot.

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        zdiner Sep 2, 2011 09:47 AM

        Two places very close to the White House - but on the west - do terrific breakfasts - G Street Food on G Street between 17th and 18th, and Breadline between 17th and Pennsylvania.

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        G Street Food
        1706 G St NW, Washington, DC 20006

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          Elyssa Sep 7, 2011 07:12 AM

          Breadline is only open on weekdays though.

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          katecm Sep 6, 2011 10:09 AM

          If you walk to Metro Center, you won't be far from Paul baker on Penn.

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            erinnf Sep 7, 2011 08:45 AM

            Cafe du Parc does a nice breakfast and is situated just east of the White House.

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              aviva5675 Sep 7, 2011 02:51 PM

              Thanks--Cafe du Parc looks nice but maybe too expensive for breakfast. Breadline Id like to try but trying to avoid going west.

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