1212 N. Walker Ave. #100
What works: Pit Ham and classic Bacon Egg n’ Cheese sandwiches are tops.
What needs work: Parking can be a challenge. Lobster needs more flavor for the price.
Tip: Plan ahead. Closed on Mondays and after 2 p.m. every other day.
Basil Mediterranean Cafe
211 NW 23rd St.
What works: Lamb shanks and kabobs are tender and tasty.
What needs work: The falafel isn’t nearly as good.
Tip: Call-ahead ordering can shave off plenty of wait time.