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City Dock Cafe

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18 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1816
+1 410-269-0961
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Richmond, Virginia
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202 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Good selection and quality of coffees. I was not too excited about the pastry selection or quality. There are other coffee shops in the area with better choices.

Thank Nelson M
Annapolis, Maryland
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This small coffee shop on City Dock is a favorite among locals for their solid and complex brews but don't overlook the delicious homemade muffins, scones and pastries with flavors that rotate daily.

Thank kbrtravels
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Laid back bar atmosphere, upstairs is usually quiet and open and kid friendly but not downstairs. The fish and chips are excellent, best around, and reasonably priced. Fun neighborhood bar

Thank christie t
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Since moving to the US 2.5 years ago, my wife and I have struggled to find what we consider to be genuinely good (and strong) coffee. This place is probably the best we've found, alongside the 2 Melbourne-style cafes in New York and the Cuban places in Miami.

Thank BradAust
Crofton, Maryland
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117 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Wonderful coffee shop at the end of the Annapolis City Dock. Terrific scones with flavors that change with the calendar. Great setting and a popular place in town. Right around the corner from the Naval Academy. Worth a visit.

Thank Alan M
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The staff is very snooty. If you're not in their club they treat you with disdain. The food, coffee etc. is excellent however.

Thank Edward K
New York City, New York
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Great place to meet in DTA before a day of touring. Coffee was very good but not cheap. Right near the harbor/

Thank BlueHenLaxAlum
Annapolis, Maryland
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This coffee shop has everything you need - coffee, tea, yummy treats, etc. And, the employees are a lot more personable than those at the chain store across the street. Try the Jamaican Iced Tea for a delicious twist on the traditional iced tea. Answer the trivia for a discount - get a frequent buyer card to earn points towards... More 

Thank InThePassengerSeat
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Wow I highly recommend the Medici coffee- I usually drink black coffee or espresso only(maybe latté with almond/coconut) but it was SOGOOD. Really friendly service; so personable! Snack options were nice too.

Thank Lauren H
Usa, Tanzania
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Want to enjoy the the beauty of historic Annapolis, Maryland, with its charming city dock and many old renovated houses, while sipping coffee and meet friends? Go, as we always do, to City Dock Cafe at the old harbor. The selection and quality of coffee is superb, the scones delicious. The cafe itself is rather small, which adds to its... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Market Space, Annapolis, MD 21401-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-269-0961

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?