The Best Coffee Shops in Maryland

Coffee makes everything better, doesn’t it? And really, when you are out exploring it’s always good to know where you can get a hot drink (or a cold drink) and some great eats!

So, I polled my readers about what are the best coffee houses in Maryland. And the response was overwhelming!

I did a ton of research to round out the list with great coffee house and cafe recommendations throughout Maryland!

Rise Up Coffee

They offer specialty offerings for breakfast and lunch, tons of coffee, teas and chais, iced drinks, frozen drinks, baked goods, and more!

Locations in Baltimore, Annapolis, and Bethesda. The serve seasonal specialty items, breakfast, lunch, snacks, all kinds of espresso drinks, and more!

Ceremony Coffee Roasters

Baltimore Coffee and Tea

There are locations in this Maryland favorite in Annapolis, Frederick, Odenton, and Timonium. They have a huge menu of coffees, teas, and gourmet snacks.

Cafe Dear Leon

In addition to great locally sourced coffee, Cafe Dear Leon offers baked breads, pastries, breakfast, and lunch.


Cafe locations in Soha Row and Pigtown. They also sell their coffee at numerous farmers markets in Maryland. There are also loads of places you can purchase their coffee beans wholesale!