Alex Lindenmeyer and Sinéad McHugh are honestly surprised no one’s thought of it before. “I mean, it’s breakfast. Everyone loves breakfast,” says Lindenmeyer, who gestures wildly as she talks as though she’s conducting an orchestra. Their excitement for their all-night breakfast joint, Short Stack Eatery, would be infectious even if they weren’t talking about serving pancakes downtown at 2 a.m. In August 2010, the friends conceived of the idea while sitting at a bar in Antigua, Guatemala, scribbling their plan on “about 30 napkins.” – See more at: