From independent boutiques and sprawling shopping plazas to artisan shops and specialty food purveyors, Rockville Pike is a shopper’s paradise. Just a short drive connects visitors to Congressional Plaza, Montrose Crossing and Pike & Rose town centers, creating a haven for both trendy fashionistas and bargain-hunters alike.

This ever-evolving area is also home to a diverse and growing collection of restaurants as well as unique places to work and live.

Location

This district encompasses Rockville Pike beginning from Montrose Parkway leading up to New Street.

Getting Here

As the residents say, “all roads lead to Rockville Pike”. Also known as Route 355, this several mile boulevard is the main linkage between I-270 at Shady Grove Road and the I-495 Washington, D.C. beltway. The Red Line Metro line runs along Rockville Pike and features several stations for easy public transportation access including Rockville Station and Twinbrook Station.

Eat & Drink

La Limeña Grill

Om Fine Indian Cuisine

Experiences

Appalachian Spring

Lil Thingamajigs

Movement Rockville

Shafa Blends

Itineraries

Art Meets Flavor
  • Wander the galleries at Visarts
  • Pick up a gift for a friend or yourself at Shop Local or The Cottage Monet
  • Get crafty at Hammer & Stain
  • Order takeout from a variety of restaurants and dine at the Gibbs Streetery
  • Buy MoCo Made products at Dawson’s Market
Bike and Brews Experience
  • Meet the makers in Rock East Along the Millennium Trail
  • Rent a bike from Capital Bikeshare at the Shady Grove Metro Station
  • Grab a pint at True Respite Brewing Company
  • Find a treasure at Habitat Restore
  • Watch coffee roasting in action at Mayorga Organics
  • Refuel with Korean fare at Wang Ja Jang