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Red Ball Jet Cafe

1431 Plainfield Ave. NE (Caledonia St.) Send to Phone
Breakfast, sandwiches and pizzas are menu highlights at this café within a quaint brick building.

Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Tues.-Sun.

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Red Ball Jet Cafe Restaurant Review

: Named after an old shoe company, The Red Ball Jets, the café maintains the vintage feel with its red, white and black décor and the non-stop murmur of oldies. The building used to be a library, and all the exterior charm remains, from the broad, cement steps outside to the quaint outer brick. The menu hits heavy on breakfast, offering several light and refreshing choices. Smoothies, made with fresh fruit, are a popular choice and come in several varieties. Other menu options include breakfast panini, omelets, breakfast pizzas or sweet or savory crêpes. Come lunch, the menu favors sandwiches, wood-fired pizzas, soups and salads. We like the turkey cranberry sandwich, but the veggie panini, chicken salad and BLT are fine choices, too. Thin-crust pizzas are available for in-house dining or for take-out.


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