The cafe is open! Read more, and make plans to meet our new manager!

Exciting News

Coming in December!

New Restaurant Management * New and Varying Menu

Friendly and Professional Co-Op Restaurant Staff

Expanded Hours and Morning Coffee (Coming Soon)

Same Great Backroom Bar and Music Scene!

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, December 3rd at 8:30pm:

The Bad Influence Band - whether performing at a festival, on a stage at Kennedy Center or on Memphis’ hallowed Beale Street, this four-piece group breathes new life and fresh energy into blues & roots music and are unabashed crowd pleasers thanks to their expert ensemble playing, strong melodies, addictive grooves, sly original songwriting and sheer intensity.

Sunday, December 4th at 10:30am:

Deaf Brunch: Deaf and hearing people socialize together using sign language. Newcomers welcome! Visit us on Facebook. Interested in learning sign language?

Sunday, December 4th at 5pm:

Buck and the Boomers - a lively mix of blues/swing, bluegrass, honky-tonk country and oldies, along with Buck's quirky, catchy originals.  Americana at it's best!Late Bloomers

Tuesday, December 6th at 7pm:

The New Old Jamboree hosted by Ruthie and the Wranglers - new songs, old songs and featuring special guests!
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 Poetry Moment project is sponsored by the Friends of New Deal Cafe (FONDCA), with support from the City of Greenbelt. For more information contact Leeann Irwin at or call (310) 801-9922.

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, Thursday, and Friday -- $1 off any beer or wine glass.