I took these photos while a friend and I were waiting for a table at this famous and popular eatery. It was an outdoor table, and I took a few more shots while we were waiting for our food. The building has roots in the American Revolutionary War. That conflict began right here in Concord, at the battle of North Bridge on April 19, 1775. For some years thereafter, Concord was the literary and cultural capital of the young United States.