Favorite Sip Stops

Specialty Coffees and Teas

Frederick Coffee Co. & Café
100 N. East St., Frederick; (301) 698-0039
Frederick Coffee Company has been serving Frederick with a large menu of coffee and café eats for almost 30 years. Their coffee menu includes local favorites like the “ooh-la-la lavender,” “dirty hippie,” and “drunken monkey” lattes as well as classics like cafe au lait, cappuccinos, and nitro cold brews. They are just as worth a visit for their food as they are for their coffees, offering pastries, soup, salad, and sandwiches, too. 
Dublin Roasters Coffee
1780 N. Market St., Frederick; (301) 228-9367
Dublin Roasters is one of Frederick’s most bustling coffee shops. In addition to a full coffee menu, they also offer locally baked pastries, local artworks and crafts, and bags of their house-roasted coffee beans. They always have a wide daily selection of their own roasts ready for patrons to try as well as a list of delicious seasonal lattes and teas.
Charlotte’s Coffee House & Marcia’s Bakery
555 S. Market St., Frederick; (301) 663-0909
Charlotte’s Coffee House and Marcia’s Bakery are located in the Arc of Frederick County. It is a unique business that is run by individuals with disabilities who attend the Arc’s culinary training program. They brew Baltimore coffee blends and serve a variety of fresh sandwiches and other lunch offerings. They are open Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday between 11:00 am and 3:00 pm, so make sure to fit them into your schedule – you won’t regret it!
Ibiza Café 
8 W. Fourth St., Frederick
Ibiza Café brings the flair of a European coffee house to Frederick. Each room of its adorable venue is decorated with a unique city’s character, including Paris, Rome, Taipei, Berlin, and St. Louis. They have pastries and light breakfast options – such as their life-changing Belgian waffles – as well as one of Frederick’s best espresso bars. If you’re not in the mood for a jolt of caffeine, try one of their hot chocolates. They have a plethora of flavors, from French vanilla to hazelnut, and will keep you warm and cozy on a cold winter day! They also have teas and bubble teas.
Gravel and Grind
15 E. Sixth St., Frederick; (240) 741-9524
Gravel and Grind is an artisanal coffee and bike shop combo located in Downtown Frederick. Along with the usual espresso options, they also have a menu of pour-over coffees for you to choose from. And, if that’s not enough, they also have some house lattes like the “JC,” a mouth-watering combination of espresso, chocolate, and orange blossom, and the “I Yam What I Yam,” a mix of espresso, candied yam, and brown sugar. If you’re hungry, they also have a menu of light fare such as lox and cream cheese, house hummus, and more.
Market Street Boba & Beans 
35 N. Market St., Frederick; (240) 439-4956
Boba & Beans is a warm and inviting café on historic Market Street. They have the decor of a classic urban coffee shop and a menu full of bubble teas, coffee, espresso drinks, a selection of gelatos and more. It’s a great space to meet friends and enjoy the warm atmosphere.
Beans and Bagels
49 E. Patrick St., Frederick; (301) 620-2165
Whether you want a sandwich to-go, house-made bagels for the family, or a delicious latte, Beans and Bagels has you covered. There’s a good reason they’re the “Cheers of Frederick” – Beans has been a local favorite for sandwiches and coffee for decades and its popularity is still growing today.
Beans in the Belfry
122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick; (301) 834-7178
Located on the hilly streets of historic Brunswick, Beans in the Belfry brings caffeine worship to a whole new level. Housed in a historic church, Beans in the Belfry brings together local history with bohemian decor to create a unique atmosphere. Their menu has all kinds of coffee options as well as pastries, salads, and sandwiches. It is a highly recommended place for bringing your laptop or book – there are plenty of cozy nooks and crannies for you to nestle into and get to work!
Baltimore Tea and Coffee Co.
5209 Presidents Ct., Frederick; (301) 631-0071
Baltimore Tea and Coffee Co. is a Maryland company that has been in business since 1895. It has a number of locations throughout the state, including one right here in Frederick. Located by Westview, Baltimore Tea and Coffee Co. has one of the largest selections of coffee roasts in the area. Think of a flavor, and they probably have it! They also have a great menu of coffee, sandwiches, salads, and pastries for your consideration as well.
The Buzz Café
11801 Fingerboard Rd. #3, Monrovia; (301) 865-4900
The Buzz is a quaint bakery café that offers locally sourced breakfast and lunch options as well as plenty of coffee and baked goods. They also offer the ability to place orders for custom cakes, cupcakes, and more.
The Perfect Blend Café
31 W. Patrick St., Frederick; (301) 662-8020
The Perfect Blend is located on the ground floor of the historic Francis Scott Key Hotel condo building. They have a selection of classic coffee and espresso drinks as well as sandwiches, snacks, salads, and more. They have seats outside from which you can sit, chat, and watch the hustle and bustle of Downtown Frederick.