Save the date! The Annual Membership Meeting is Sunday, May 17th at 1PM.


Luscious Lebanese food and desserts, captivating live entertainment, and an intimate community atmosphere. Exhibitions by local artists, and a decent cup of coffee.

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The New Deal Cafe is nestled in historic Roosevelt Center in the heart of Old Greenbelt. Take in a movie in the theater across the square, and join us for dinner afterward. Enjoy live music six nights a week! Sample our gourmet wine selection. Have a Turkish coffee and read your email using our free wifi internet access. Coming from out of town? See our driving directions.

Happy Hour

Join us for happy hour from 6pm to 7:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday and enjoy $1 off beer and wine!

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, March 3rd at 7pm:

The New Old Jamboree hosted by Ruthie and the Wranglers - new songs, old songs and featuring special guests!

Wednesday, March 4th at 7pm:

Full Lotus Jam Band - playing original groovy tunes, earthy-spiritual chants & songs, these four seasoned musicians have come together to explore and creatively interpret the boundaries of rhythm, songwriting, and world music.

Thursday, March 5th at 7pm:

Open Mic with Paige Powell!

Friday, March 6th at 8:30pm:

The Oxymorons - combining top notch musicianship and soaring male & female vocals, this seriously-fun eight-piece band plays a mix of their award-winning originals, the hottest new songs and the best of the old, giving the audience a night of hip-shaking New Orleans funk, soulful blues, Americana roots, classic rock and cutting-edge guitar driven songs that entertain like no other!
Poetry Moment

Maryland, Washington D.C. and metro Virginia residents are invited to submit poems for our bimonthly Poetry Moment exhibit, posted in front of the cafe.

The November-December winner of the Poetry Moment competition is Peggy Rooney, whose poem Candles is now on view in the poetry box outside the cafe.

Wine and Beer

Sample our international wine selection, featuring Tomaiolo Pinot Grigio from Italy, Louis Latour Chardonnay from France, and El Toqui Cabarnet Sauvignon from Chile.

We have a fabulous wine to go with every entree.

Kick back with one of our popular beers.

Happy Hour

Join us for happy hour from 6pm to 7:30pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday -- $1 off any beer or wine glass.