Everyday Gourmet: Specialty breads, pastries, meats, coffees, condiments, soups and sandwiches. Carry-out or seating for 20. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; 6923 Laurel Ave.; telephone 270-2270.

Lickety Split: Selected flavors of four premium ice creams and ice cream confections and cakes. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; 7042 Carroll Ave.; telephone 270-4212.

Takoma Cafe: Health-food restaurant serving fish, chicken, pasta dishes and wine and beer. Tuesday and Wednesday, 11 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Friday, 11 a.m.-midnight; Saturday, 11 a.m.-1 a.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-midnight; closed Mondays; 1 Columbia Ave.; telephone 270-2440.

Takoma Kitchens: Specialty pies, cakes and preserves, peppery vinegars and sweet chutneys. No sales at the church kitchen; available at Western Market and Marquez stand at Farm Women's Market, both in Bethesda. Mailing address: 1114 Merwood Dr., Takoma Park, Md. 20912; telephone 270-1478.

Takoma Nutworks/Flowering Tree: Nut butters, specialty flours, dried fruits. Volume sales, 10 pounds and up only; shoppers are encouraged to call ahead to check on what nut butters are available. Monday-Tuesday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; 6713 New Hampshire Ave.; telephone 270-9252.

Takoma Park Farmer's Market: Fresh vegetables, fruit, cheeses, preserves. Sundays from mid-May until the Sunday before Thanksgiving, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Laurel Avenue between Eastern and Carroll Avenues, two blocks from the Takoma Metro Station.

Takoma Park-Silver Spring Co-op: Full-service grocery, including grains, flours, 60 cheeses, bulk honey, oils. Open to the public; members get discounts of 3 to 20 percent. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; closed Mondays; 623 Sligo Ave., Silver Spring; telephone 588-6093.