Take a Tour of Good Neighbor, the Cafe-Meets-Shop Peddling Small Bites and Cute Wares in Baltimore

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The idea behind Shawn Chopra and Anne Morgan’s Good Neighbor was simple: excellent café bites and drinks served on plates or in mugs that are also for sale. While COVID-19 may have put dreams of indoor gatherings on pause, the Baltimore-based café, which features a casual-yet-experimental small plates menu led by chef Durian Neal, is finding new ways to host its customers.

More than just a curated retail experience showcasing local artisans, socially-distanced events, like Good Neighbor’s “Chaat Hour,” offer a chance for the community to gather safely. The outdoor, ticketed snack times (live music included!) offer a much-needed hangout spot during an era otherwise marked by collective isolation. Here we chatted with Chopra about some of his favorite items in the shop.

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