64 / BEYOND GRITS Josie’s $$ B L D V An eclectic family diner atmosphere where you can order breakfast any time of day.The menu covers a lot of bases,so everybody can find something they’ll love—pancakes and bacon,reuben,build-your-own salad or pasta,fried chicken …the list goes on and on,and it’s all quite delicious. Fresh,made-from-scratch quality meets warm hospitality. 821 Chevy Chase Place – (859) 523-8328 – josiesky.com Le Matin Bakery and Zuni Café $$ B L D It’s a tale of two sides: pastries,croissants,cakes,tarts,fine cheeses and other French bakery specialties on one side…soups,salads,quiche and other savory café selections on the other.Plus,a fine selection of hard-to- find wines at the adjacent wine shop.OwnersAbbas and Debbie Larian have carved their own niche,making Le Matin/Zuni a Lexington essential for over 30 years. 890 East High Street – (859) 269-1511 – lematin-zuni.com Magee’s Bakery $ B L Family owned since 1956,this is where Lexingtonians go to satisfy their craving for sweets and fine baked goods.Desserts,cookies,breakfast and deli sandwiches round out your options,but if you’re looking for something truly legendary,you have to try their birthday cake.Most customers go for buttercream icing,and for good reason. 726 East Main Street – (859) 255-9481 – mageesbakery.com 109 108 BREAKFAST & BRUNCH 107