Coffee Shop

Gourmet coffee house & bakery in downtown Lima, Ohio

The Meeting Place on Market - coffee house and cafe in downtown Lima, Ohio

Because coffee is more than a drink, it's an experience...

We are a community-oriented gourmet coffee house and cafe, serving premium coffee and made-from-scratch baked goods. We ship our coffee and gourmet gift boxes across the country.

Located at 220 West Market Street at the corner of West and Market in Downtown Lima, Ohio,.

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For additional information, you may contact us at: 
     Address: 220 W. Market Street, Lima, Ohio 45801
     Phone: 419-330-5630


Monday - Friday:  7:30am - 2pm
Saturday | Sunday:  closed 
Closed Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Day

Catering available outside of open hours. 

Our partner, The Coworking Center, is open 8 am - 6 pm. Guests must be escorted by members.

Free, Convenient Parking Available

Download our Parking Guide:  Parking at The Meeting Place on Market


Free Wireless Internet Access

We have free wireless internet available for use while you frequent the café. Ask any member of our staff for the password.

Famous Visitors

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  • Anonymous Customer: "The cheddar, cheese & turkey sandwich with apple slices is absolutely delicious. Thank you so much!

  • Crystal: “Thank you for having the best coffees and such in Lima and a killer menu!”

  • Laura: “I get to work feeling very stressed out and I take a bite of this muffin and I have to tell you it was the absolute BEST MUFFIN I have EVER had!!! I will certainly be back and the money is worth the wonderfully rich taste of your food. I am anxious to try more items from your menu.”

  • Runaa: "Great coffee, great customer service, yummy breakfast, and amazing desserts! Local to Lima and a must go to place when visiting Lima. Great place to sit and relax, have fun team meeting, chill with loved ones. Feels open due to the windows, casual dining, simple set up, they even offer to have lunch for larger groups - just need to pre order."

  • Bradley: "I love the ‘new’ quick service options and the remodel is great! I enjoy partnering with Meeting Place as another local small business to serve our community. And, the coffee is consistently great!"


We are located in downtown Lima at the corner for Market and West streets, just a block from the Civic Center. 

220 West Market Street, Lima, OH  45801


Our History


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Apply Online via our career portal:  Jobs at The Meeting Place on Market


About KaffeeScape® coffee:

KaffeeScape® is our own brand of gourmet Arabica coffee, gathered from premium coffee farms around the world. We source from a variety of different roasters, and give priority to fair trade/fairly traded and organic farms, as well as roasters who work directly with the farmers to enhance the quality of the coffee beans.