With its gritty warehouse vibe, the Rock East district is the perfect place to discover a growing community of local makers and craft beverage producers. Enjoy the ambiance while sipping an expertly prepared cup of coffee or grabbing a pint at one of the district’s many breweries or distilleries.

With access to both Rock Creek Park and the Millennium Bike Trail, visitors can also stroll, run or cycle their way to some great memories!


The Rock East District spans the length of E. Guide Drive and is bookended by Norbeck Road and Crabbs Branch Way.

Getting Here

Located along East Gude drive, Rock East District is bookended between Route 355, also known as Frederick Road and Rockville Pike, and Norbeck Road. Rock East District is close to the Rockville Train Station, which serves Metro’s Red Line, MARC, and Amtrak. Jump off the train into a rideshare or catch Buses 48, 49, 52 from Bay C to reach East Gude Drive. The popular Carl Henn Millennium Bike Trail is a main artery for cyclists and offers access to Rock Creek Park.

Eat & Drink

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Arirang Korean Restaurant

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Baronessa Italian Restaurant

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Le Delices French Bakery

Mayorga Organics

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Peter’s Grill

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The Bean Bag Deli & Catering

True Respite Brewing Co

Twin Valley Distillers