Cool Places & Spaces

Coffee & Treats

Abbey Coffee Co., The

When our founder Chris DeMarse started roasting small-batch coffee in his garage in 2012, he honed his craft with conviction and shared his product among friends. He noticed that, at the time, micro-roasted coffee wasn’t very accessible locally. It wasn’t even part of the local conversation. Naturally this sparked his mission to serve specialty coffee…

Big Dipper, The

Ice cream favorites await you at the Big Dipper!  Bring your family and enjoy lunch, or dinner.  Treat yourself to dessert – you know you deserve it.  Sundaes, shakes, cones…we make them all to your order. Slow down, cool off and enjoy!  Seasonal March-October.

Branch, The

Enjoy great coffee and good conversation with friends at this coffee shop and cafe in the heart of downtown Fairmount Indiana.  We proudly serve coffee from the Abbey Coffee Co. because we know the work they put into getting the highest quality coffee. Not only have they searched for quality coffee, but the Abbey Coffee…

Cool Beans Coffee Shop & Ice Cream

Many varieties of coffee to choose from and tasty, sweet treats! Big city coffee shop with small town prices.  Great ice cream flavors, top with a great variety of candy for your sweet tooth. Scoop candy available for purchase by weight. Open M-Th 10am-9pm, Fri-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 4pm-8pm.

Country Cafe & Bakery

Fresh, local produce from the Creech family farm to your table.  Handcrafted jams and jellies.  Take home some of our delicious, homemade breads, noodles, cakes, pies, and cake rolls. Soups, salads,sandwiches, and you have to try our famous Italian Grilled Cheese sandwich! Dine in or carry out. Tues-Thurs 7am-3pm, Fri & Sat 7am-7pm, Sun 9am-2pm.

Ivanhoe’s Drive In

Our casual atmosphere will help you to relax and enjoy a meal with friends or family. Our menu offers sandwiches, meal-size salads, and our famous chicken salad. Treat yourself to dessert – you’ll have a difficult time making a selection from our menu of over 100 milkshakes and 100 sundaes! Fresh Strawberry Shortcake in season…

Jax Cafe Coffee Shop

This charming coffee shop is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a deliciously brewed coffee and a snack. Java Jax offers free wi-fi as well as a meeting room with a big screen tv that is available to rent for your next staff meeting or retreat. We have beautiful artwork on display, as well…

Joe On The Go Coffee Shop

Enjoy a variety of coffee drinks, including nitr0-brewed coffee. Great selections of hot and cold teas. We’ll be creating new drinks and naming some after our great customers. All revenue benefits students by providing daycare or life skills training.  All of our workers are enrolled in some type of academic program or vocational training.

Midwest Coffee Roasting Company

Our passionately created blends will delight the coffee connoisseur in you. We sell only Swiss Water process decaf coffees, which are 99.9% caffeine free and 100% chemical free.  Every order is custom prepared just for you!  Our restaurant area features specialty soups, sandwiches, baked goods, and our fresh roasted coffee.  Tues -Fri 7:30am-2pm and Sat…

Poppy’s Xtreme Donuts

Come enjoy the xtreme donut flavors we have to offer – you’ll fall in love at first bite! We are a family owned and operated business, and we make our donuts with only the finest quality ingredients. Try  our Xtreme Persian, Xtreme Poppy Puffs, Long Johns, glazed, cream filled and savory donuts. Complement your donut…