Downtown Directory / Bakeries + Cafes

Artful Dodger Coffeehouse and Cocktail Lounge

Since 1992, the Artful Dodger has been serving downtown Harrisonburg a unique experience they'll never forget. The Dodger serves everything from breakfast (all day!), lunch, dinner, coffee, and cocktails, as they're up "From Wake Up Call to Last Call." Events like Jazz & $3 Tuesday through Salsa Night every Friday, the Dodger is always waiting for you to stop in. more

Bella Gelato & Pastries

Situated across the street from Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza is their sister restaurant, Bella Gelato & Pastries. As the name suggests, gelato is the star of the show. It's made by hand, on site, using milk from Mount Crawford Creamery. In addition to gelato, the bread is baked daily, an espresso and coffee bar features locally roasted beans, and the pastry case is filled with house made croissants and desserts. It made be hard to choose, but you can't go wrong with a seasonally flavored scoop of gelato in one of their waffle cones! more

Black Sheep Coffee

Black Sheep Coffee is located at the Ice House in Downtown Harrisonburg, where they feature finely crafted espresso, drip coffee and manual pour-over service, using fresh roasted beans. Black Sheep also has a wide selection of teas, and makes all of their baked goods in house, for a unique bakery experience. Catch a bite to eat for breakfast or lunch, as Black Sheep offers a variety of breakfast sandwiches and wraps, paninis, and salads. more

Broad Porch Coffee Co.

Located in the Agora Downtown Market, Broad Porch Coffee Co. offers small batch coffee roasted whole bean, hot and cold brew coffee. more

Heritage Bakery & Cafe

Heritage Bakery & Cafe makes everything in their cozy 200 square foot kitchen, from an ever-changing daily selection of freshly baked goods, breakfast and lunch items, and a variety of special orders for all occasions such as “design it yourself” cakes, italian macarons, cheesecakes, etc. For lunch, they offer seasonal salads, sandwiches, and soups, featuring a kid's menu as well. more

Shenandoah Joe

Shenandoah Joe Coffee Roasters was established as a small batch coffee roaster in 1993. They currently offer over 25 varieties of specialty/boutique/gourmet coffee using only the finest Arabica coffee from all over the world. As a small batch roaster they are dedicated to the craft of roasting coffee and roast all of their coffees to order based on our wholesale orders and the needs of our Espresso Bar. Some of their coffees carry a certification for Organic, Fair Trade or Rainforest Alliance. more