Old Town Auto Service Center 7060 Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD20912 A charming old-world mosaic of a brick and stone home to the left, a large jack to boost cars and trucks on the right,…More Old Town Auto Service's corner lot can't be missed. The no-fluff, metal and rubber atmosphere of this locally owned shop adds to its unique character. The twelve-by-twelve office is a candy shop for sick cars. Mechanic Kit kindly shares the formula for success: good people equal good business.
Takoma Bicycle 7030 Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD20912 Takoma Bicycle is locally-owned bike shop offering a selection of bicycle parts and accessories. The store also…More sells KHS, Terry, Redline, and Torker bikes and performs professional bike repair services.
Amano 7034 Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD20912 Amano is a privately owned boutique located in Old Takoma Park. It specializes in unique women's clothing (work and…More casual) as well as comfortable shoes. it has a large display of jewelry and gifts. Much of the jewelry is made by local artists. The shop also offers bags and purses. There is a discount e-mail sent out every month, so feel free to check out the website for more information.
Starbucks Coffee 7690 New Hampshire Ave, Takoma Park, MD20912 A festive palm tree greets you at the door, followed by six bar stools overlooking the shopping plaza with space for two…More (and two laptops) further in the back. Starbucks-brand jelly beans and Dutch caramel wafters sit unassumingly on the shelves waiting for their turn, with The New York Times and Washington Post stacked on a shelf just underneath them. Caramel frappuccino is the top seller at this local branch, and I agree with manager Candace that if this community was a roast it would be Columbian, which points to the diversity of this melting pot of coffee.