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Desert Rose Cafe

42 N Conococheague St, Williamsport, MD 21795-1004
+1 301-223-6400
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“turkey” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
42 N Conococheague St, Williamsport, MD 21795-1004
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After passing by many times we finally dropped into the Desert Rose today for a coffee, because from outside we assumed that it was a local coffee shop. What a sweet surprise to discover that it is actually a quiet little family run café that...More

Thank poprox21
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This is a small town eatery with good food. Great place to sit down and enjoy a bowl of soup and a sandwich with a friend or family. Owner operated and friendly service. Delicious desserts. I have eaten here multiple times and have never been...More

1  Thank scompers
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Had lunch here as part of an out & back cycling trip from Shephardstown, about 25 miles down the C&O. Could not have been more satisfied by the food, the atmosphere, and above all the service at the Desert Rose Café. Very comfortable and welcoming...More

Thank Maurice H
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We were hot and tired after visiting the C&O canal in Williamsport, MD. People suggested we try this little restaurant. Very cute, quaint, small town like. We loved it. We had delicious sandwiches. Serious bicyclists who ride the tow path on the C&O canal came...More

Thank Motherhen03
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Visited for breakfast on August 9th. Close to the bike trail. Friendly service. Great oatmeal, good bagel.

Thank GAPCyclist
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for the five years or so and never been disappointed by the unique healthy fun tasty menu! The sandwiches come on choices of breads, rolls or wraps and are always fresh and tasty. There's a great variety of fresh, crisp salads....More

1  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, small, mostly sandwich shop! Stopped at 10AM expecting breakfast. Couldn't get anything but scrambled eggs that tasted bland, like instructional food. OJ was bottled Tropicana. The grilled cheese sandwich with tomato on whole wheat, was equally bland. But the staff was wonderful and...More

1  Thank Idalucia
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We are a group of 8 cyclists one of whom had a mechanical south of Williamsport. Rose the owner helped arrange for a ride for the cyclist even offering to send one of her staff to bring him to Williamsport. They sell tires, tubes and...More

Thank roadieplanner
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to stop for food, refill on snacks and even biking supplies. The uphill climb to get to breakfast is worth it!!!

Thank SixtysixerBB
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We ordered lunch the night before and picked it up ready to go in the morning. It was fresh, delicious and perfect for a picnic along the towpath. The brownie with peanut butter frosting is out of this world!

Thank Mobhartman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
8:00 am - 8:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 N Conococheague St, Williamsport, MD 21795-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Williamsport
  • Phone Number: +1 301-223-6400
  • E-mail
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