Posted on 6/4/2024

4 Great Coffee Shops on Chincoteague Island

Planning your summer getaway to Chincoteague? If you're anything like us, you know that starting your day without a cup of coffee can disrupt the peace amongst the family. But fear not, fellow caffeine enthusiasts! We've scoured the island to bring you the ultimate guide to satisfying your morning coffee fix. From quick drive-thrus to cafes and bakeries, we've handpicked four spots where you can ensure that your morning coffee fix doesn’t go unsatisfied. So let's uncover the top four spots on the island where you can savor the perfect cup of coffee to get your island adventure off to a good start.


Mister Whippy

Since the 1950s, Mister Whippy has been the local go-to on the island, initially renowned for its ice cream offerings. Over the years, the quaint spot has evolved into a multifaceted stop, including Lil Whippy: featuring donuts, coffee, and other treats. Whether you’re seeking a quick caffeine fix or a leisurely indulgence, Mister Whippy offers an unforgettable experience for the whole family right on Maddox Blvd!


Amarin Coffee USA

AmaRin Coffee has been bringing caffeinated chaos to the Island since they opened their doors in 2019. A hotspot on the island, AmaRins renowned pastries sell out almost instantly each morning. Make sure you arrive early to avoid the parking frenzy and long line! A must-stop on the island!


Main Street Shop and Coffeehouse

The first thing you see when you arrive on the island, Main Street Shop and Coffeehouse is a fun stop for all! Like the name ensues, this spot isn’t just about coffee. Their shop features a variety of local artisans and handmade goods available for purchase. These make for perfect souvenirs, or gifts to bring back to loved ones. But let’s be real - we’re all going for their amazing coffee, cozy atmosphere, and refreshing acai bowls!


Slack Tide Coffee

Just ten minutes off the island on Wallops Island, Slack Tide Coffee Co. Is the perfect stop for those staying off of Chincoteague. Right on the way to the beach, this spot is as convenient as it is delicious. With a variety of options to choose from, swing by Slack Tide before a day in the sand!


We hope this guide is helpful to you during your next visit to Chincoteague Island. Whether you find solace in the nostalgic charm of Mister Whippy, indulge in the pastries at Amarin, explore local artisans at Main Street Shop and Coffeehouse, or enjoy the convenience of Slack Tide Coffee Co., may each sip be a moment to savor! Cheers!

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