From quaint cafes to unique boutiques and family-owned businesses, Topeka's local businesses contribute to the city's unique charm and offer something special for both residents and visitors. Read on to find discover some gems right here in Topeka!

Dialogue Coffee House is a spectacular stop for coffee, cookies, and community. Dialogue employs adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and aims to give everyone a place to be part of conversation. This growing shop now has two locations in Topeka, with a third one coming to Silver Lake in October 2023! Click here to explore their website.


Warehouse 414 is the place to be if you're looking for one-of-a-kind home furnishings and art pieces! Located in the industrial area of Topeka, close to downtown and across the bridge from NOTO Arts District, Warehouse 414 is full of eclectic, high style, vintage furniture, home decor accessories, and art. Check out their website to view their current pieces - even if you aren't looking to buy, look to enjoy the stories behind the beautiful pieces!


The Wheel Barrel is a grilled-cheese-lover's paradise. With 11 signature grilled cheese sandwiches, seasonal options, and soups and salads, this restaurant in NOTO is a must stop! Check out their current menu and plan your visit!


Hazel Hill Chocolate is a dream come true for those with a sweet tooth. This family owned chocolate shop creates handcrafted treats that are as beautiful as they are delicious. It's the perfect place to find gifts for loved ones or indulge for yourself! Take a look at their creations and the story behind the chocolate.


The Round Table is an independent and locally owned bookstore in NOTO, offering a selection of new and used books along with book accessories and gifts. When you stop in, don't forget to order a drink at the cafe inside! This is an easy place to spend an afternoon. Find out more details here!


Happy Basset Barrel House is brewing beer for dogs' best friend. Take your pups and head over to enjoy draft beers made right here in Topeka! The brewery frequently hosts events and live music, making it a lively gathering place for everyone. Keep an eye on their Facebook and website for upcoming events!


Topeka is a wonderful place to live for people from all walks of life. Local businesses are an integral part of our community and by supporting these businesses, you not only discover unique products and experiences, but you also contribute to the growth and prosperity of Topeka's business scene. Try something different, explore a new shop, and SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESSES!