Our Café is Fast, Fresh & Flavorful!

Forgot to eat breakfast? Left your lunch on the kitchen counter? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Canapés 550 Grab & Go Café offers a selection of our signature breakfast items, pastries, soups, salads, sandwiches, baked goods and more. Everything is made fresh daily and available for immediate pickup. Call ahead or stop in – you won’t be disappointed.


KITCHEN  Tuesday–Friday: 8am–3pm | Saturday&Sunday: Closed

BAKERY  Tuesday-Friday:  8am-5pm  | Saturday & Sunday: Closed 

ADDRESS | Highland Tech Park,  550 Highland Street, Suite 103, Frederick, MD 21701

(Our physical location faces Monroe Street. We suggest entering on the Monroe Street Side of our building but if you enter via Highland Street, drive towards the right side of the parking lot and go to the east parking lot. GPS will get you all turned around.)

Call Ahead @ 301.663.8220      

Dine-In, Carry-Out & Dine Outside – weather permitting

Download our CANAPÉS GRAB & GO Menu click once here . (PLEASE NOTE:  due to the increase in cost of raw product –especially crab and beef – some prices have been raised.)

CANAPÉS GRAB & GO Specials for the week beginning Tuesday, 18 January 2022:


sausage & chicken gumbo |$4

vegetable tortilla soup|$4

beef chili | $4.75 (ask for sour cream, cheddar, jalapeños, red onion &/or green onion)

BURGERLICIOUS |The Brat Burger |$12 brioche bun, grilled beef  & brats patty, sautéed onions, sauerkraut, cheddar & yellow mustard… served a pickle & kettle chips (No Fuss Burgers…$9 | Cheese Burgers…$9.50)

PANINI SPECIAL 1|Parisian Sliders |$12 ciabatta sliders, shaved grilled beef, caramelized onions, blue cheese & crispy onions …served with a pickle & kettle chips

PANINI SPECIAL 2 | TNT Crispy Chicken | $13 ciabatta, golden crispy mango-gochujang brined chicken, cream jalapeño slaw, tomato, finished with “honey that’s hot” sauce…served with  a pickle & kettle chips

SIGNATURE SANDWICH | Shrimp Salad & Croissant | $17 a fan favorite!  buttery croissant, our house-made jumbo shrimp salad served with fruit salad, greens, tomato, a pickle & kettle chips

SALAD SPECIAL | |Smoked Salmon | $14 mixed greens, sliced smoked salmon, everything bagel croutons,  hard-boiled egg, red onion, tomato, & creamy caper dressing…served with a bread knot & butter

HOT SPECIAL |Zesty Tomato Brined Pork | $13 slow braised pork shoulder in a rich tomato sauce served with fettucine, olives & crispy prosciutto …served with a small caesar salad

HOT SPECIAL 2 | Vegetable & Sweet Potato Skillet Phyllo Pie |$13 golden phyllo encased assorted garden vegetables, sweet potatoes, spinach, herbs, lemon zest, chèvre (*or vegan cheese) & smooth sweet potato carrot sauce served with quinoa tabbouleh & green salad with dressing of your choice

GOING TO THE DOGS | Chili Dogs | $8 2 grilled all beef hot dogs, buns, house-made chili, american cheese...served with a pickle & kettle chips

Onion Rings  $5 | 6oz side of beer battered golden onion rings


Personal Quiche:  ML’s momma’s recipe with her tweaks….

Vegetable $5.25 |each pie crust, eggs, cream, s&p,green onion, swiss, zucchini, squash, broccoli & bell pepper

Lorraine $5.75 |each pie crust, eggs, cream, s&p, green onion, swiss & ham

Sausage $5.75 |each  pie crust, eggs, cream, s&p, green onion, cheddar & sausage

Crab  $13|each pie crust, eggs, cream, s&p, green onion, swiss, & lump crab

Chicken Pot Pie  $5.75|each large muffin size, pie dough, chicken, onion, celery, carrots, peas, potatoes, stock & roux…served with a pot pie sauce

Beef Pot Pie $7.50 | each large muffin size, pie dough, beef loin, onion, celery, carrots, peas, potatoes, stock & roux…served with a pot pie sauce

Pizza Rolls large muffin size, pizza dough, marinara, parm, mozzarella, basil

*caprese | $4.25   *calzone (pepperoni, salami, peppers, onions) | $4.50

Vegetable & Sweet Potato Skillet Phyllo Pie $8 |each  assorted garden vegetables, sweet potatoes, spinach, herbs, lemon zest, chèvre (*or vegan cheese), phyllo served with a roasted red pepper sauce

SIDES | *order as much or as you like or just a ‘lil bit

Deviled Eggs $2.25|4 halves  boiled egg, mayo, dijon, salt & pepper

Mac n’ Cheese  $12.50|lb cheese fondue, macaroni, golden panko topping

Caraway Coleslaw $8.75|lb  shredded green & red cabbage, carrot & caraway seeds, creamy  slaw dressing

Quinoa Tabbouleh $9.50|lb quinoa, tomato, spring onion, cucumber, feta parsley, mint, lemon garlic vinaigrette

Old Fashioned Macaroni Salad $8|lb macaroni pasta, red onion, red bell pepper, celery & carrot, creamy slaw dressing

Old Fashioned Potato Salad  $8|lb yukon potatoes, celery, onion & egg, mayo, yellow mustard, celery seed, s&p

Fruit Salad $10|lb  fresh cut seasonal fruit, berries & grapes

ML’s Shrimp Salad  $22|lb steamed 16/20 ct shrimp, celery, mayo, old bay, seasonings

Chicken Salad  $10|lb tender chicken breast, celery, mayo, seasonings…simple & so good

Tarragon Chicken Salad $11|lb tender chicken breast, toasted almonds, grapes, celery, mayo, tarragon & seasonings


Continental & Breads

House-Made Bagels $2|each, $2.25 w/ butter or peanut butter, $2.75 w/ cream cheese
plain | everything | jalapeño cheddar | italian seasoned parm

Cinnamon Roll  $3|each  house-made brioche, butter, cinnamon & sugar, confectioner’s drizzle

Danishes  $3.50|each cheese | apple | cherry 

Doughnuts $1.75|each glazed| chocolate glazed | boston cream filled |sour cream cake | blueberry cake

Beignet Trio  $2.50|3pack hazelnut, plain or  mixed berry

Croissants  Large $2.50|each  & Small $1.50|each house-made croissant dough, butter, butter, butter!

Almond Croissants, Large $3|each  buttery house-made croissant dough, almond paste, butter, butter, butter!

Chocolate Croissants, Large $3|each buttery house-made croissant dough, chocolate

Raspberry Cream Croissants, Large  $3|each buttery house-made croissant dough, raspberry preserves,  cheese cake cream

Blueberry Cream Croissants, Large $3 | each buttery house-made croissant dough, blueberry preserves, cheese cake cream

Whole Grain Croissants, Large $3|each buttery house-made croissant dough, ancient grains

Muffins $1.50 |each  blueberry, lemon poppy seed

Brioche Buns $1.25 | each 3oz., the perfect hamburger bun

Pretzel Buns $2.50 | each 4” brioche pretzel bun
Ciabatta $1.50 | each 3.25 oz., crispy crust, porous interior

Ciabatta Trio $1.50 | each 3 oz., trio of flavors, plain, crispy crust, porous interior

Whole Grain Ciabatta $1.50 | each 3.25 oz., crispy crust, hearty whole grain center

Tomato Herb Focaccia $1.50 | each  4 oz., herbs & sun-dried tomato blast of flavor, crispy crust, moist porous interior

Wheat Baguette $2.75 | each 10 oz., bouts pointus, crispy crust, porous interior, sourdough flavor

Pretzel Bread Sticks  $1.75 | 2pack 4.8 oz., so simple & so delish, house-made with or without salt

Bread Knots  $0.75 | each plain 2 oz., house-made bread knots, ml’s mom’s recipe tweaked

honey | wheat | garlic parm | onion dill | rosemary olive

Cheddar Biscuits  $0.75 | each 2 oz., house-made buttermilk cheddar biscuits

Cornbread  $0.75 | each 2 oz., sweet & cake like cornbread


Sweets & Treats

Cookies  $1 | 2pack chocolate chip | chocolate chocolate pecan | sugar | snickerdoodle |oatmeal raisin

Peanut Butter Blossoms $1.50 | 2pack peanut butter cookie, sanding sugar, hersey kiss

S’mores Cookies  $1 | 2pack graham crackers, chocolate chip cookie dough, marshmallow, hersey bars

Cookies  $1.75 | 2pack linzer sandwich | white chocolate & macadamia nut | lemon blueberry

Cookies $2 | 2 pack irresistibles (oatmeal raisin cookie with chocolate chips & walnuts)

Tuiles $1.50 | 4 pack butter, corn syrup, brown sugar, cake flour, coconut, pecans, vanilla

Brownies  $1.75 | each plain

Brownies w/Toppings $2.25 |each s’mores | turtle | peppermint

Blondies $2.25 | each contains walnuts

Congo Bars $2 | each flour, butter, b sugar, sweetened cond milk, eggs, salt, pecans, coconut, choc chips

Turtle Bars $2 | each ap flour, butter, brown sugar, salt, pecans, chocolate chips

Cannoli $2.75 | small each & $4.50 | large each chocolate chip

Tiramisu $6.50 | 8.5oz genoise, coffee syrup, mascarpone, eggs, sugar, vanilla, cocoa

Baklava $8 | 8.5oz pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, phyllo, honey, cinnamon, cloves, orange essence, lemon juice, butter

Key Lime Pies $5.50 | each individual size, graham cracker crust, key lime juice, eggs yolks, sweet cond milk, butter 

Lil Pies $4.75 |each & $5.25 |gluten-free each apple | cherry | pumpkin | pecan

Mini Cheesecakes $1.50 | each  vanilla | key lime | chocolate | turtle | peppermint

Individual Cheesecakes $7 | each vanilla | pumpkin | turtle 

Mini Fruit Tarts $1.50 | each shortbread shell, lemon or pastry cream filled, fresh fruit shingle

*custom tarts sizes are available by pre-order

Cream Puffs $3 |2 pack pastry cream, chocolate ganache

Toffee Bark $2 | pack ap flour, butter, brown sugar, pecans, chocolate

Bourbon Balls $1.50 | pack ‘nilla wafers, pecans, confectioner’s sugar, cocoa, white corn syrup, bourbon

Gluten-Free Brownies |$2 each house-made, rich fudgy brownies, ganache

Gluten-Free Chocolate Covered Pretzel Packs $2.50| 2 oz each chocolate|white chocolate

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Fudge $2.25 | 2.4 oz each peanut butter, sugar, milk, marshmallow cream

Gluten-Free Buckeyes  $2.50 |pack chocolate, peanut butter, confectioner’s sugar, butter, vanilla

Gluten-Free Buckeye Bark $2.75 | pack chocolate, peanut butter, confectioner’s sugar, butter, vanilla

Gluten-Free Fruit Bars $1.75 | pack raspberry, blackberry, blueberry

Gluten-Free Lemon Bars $2.50|pack lemon curd

Gluten-Free Truffles $1.50 | 2pack chocolate, cream, butter, vanilla, karo syrup, chocolate sprinkles

Gluten-Free Macarons $1.50 | each cookie: gluten-free almond flour, sugar, egg whites

Gluten-Free Praline Cookies $1.50 | 3pack butter, corn syrup, brown sugar, gf flour, coconut, pecans, vanilla

Gluten-Free Keto Caramel Cookie Dough Bars $1.50 | each keto maple syrup, coconut oil, almond flour, salt, keto chocolate chips, cashew butter

Gluten-Free Keto Chocolate Coconut Cups $1.75 | each coconut butter, cocoa powder, coconut oil, keto maple syrup

Gluten-Free Keto Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups $1.75 | each cocoa powder, coconut oil, keto maple syrup, cashew butter, salt

Hostess Cakes
6” cakes perfect for intimate gatherings or I need a birthday cake!

$30:  strawberries & cream |coconut | lemon | red velvet  

$40:  key lime | chocolate frenzy | tiramisu | cabernet poached pear


Pupcakes $3 | each carrots, pumpkin, unsweetened applesauce, whole wheat flour, oats, canola oil

Furbaby Treats $2.50 | bag whole wheat flour, peanut butter, oats, oil

Puppy Cake $20 | 4” carrots, pumpkin, unsweetened applesauce, whole wheat flour, oats, canola oil, peanut butter swirl, furbaby bones

Cocoa Bombs  $8 | each boxed & bowed, fine chocolate shell, house-made hot cocoa mix, mini marshmallows


CupCakes*, Basic $2|each ($1.75 | 6 or more)
american buttercream is a dairy-free frosting 

*gluten-free alternative available:  pre-order | $2.50 each
vanilla, chocolate or yellow cupcake with vanilla american buttercream frosting
vanilla, chocolate or yellow cupcake with chocolate american buttercream frosting

kiddos | vanilla cupcake, vanilla frosting, rainbow  sprinkles...chocolate cupcake, vanilla frosting, rainbow sprinkles

CupCakes*, Gourmet $3.25|each  ($3 | 6 or more)

*italian meringue buttercream   

*gluten-free alternative available: pre-order |$3.50 each

black bottom | chocolate chocolate chip & cheesecake swirl cupcake, cream cheese buttercream, ganache drizzle, chocolate chip sprinkle

blood orange |blood orange accents chocolate cupcake, orange mousse filling, blood orange  buttercream swirl, candied orange zest

chocolate mousse | chocolate cupcake, chocolate mousse & truffle ganache filling, chocolate marquis swirl, chocolate ganache drizzle & chocolate vermicelli

irish car bomb | guinness stout chocolate cupcake, jameson simple syrup, bailey’s truffle filling, bailey’s buttercream, bailey’s caramel

peanut butter cup | chocolate cupcake, peanut butter mousse, peanut butter buttercream, chocolate ganache drizzle, roasted peanuts & peanut butter bark

vanilla | vanilla cupcake, vanilla buttercream, white nonpareils

caramel cone | vanilla cupcake, caramel buttercream, chocolate dipped brownie filled mini sugar cone with peanut sprinkles

key lime | bacardi rum cupcake, key lime buttercream, key lime tart wedge

sticky toffee pudding | sweet decadent date cake, toffee glaze, toffee vanilla buttercream

red velvet | red velvet cupcake, cream cheese mousse, red velvet frosting, red velvet sprinkle, white chocolate curls & white nonpareils