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Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Sandwich

A cup or a bowl, a half sandwich or whole. Goes great with the pear hard cider on tap!

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Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Sandwich

A cup or a bowl, a half sandwich or whole. Goes great with the pear hard cider on tap!

Sesame Peanut Noodles

Deliciously vegan! Meat-eaters can add marinated chicken or fish. We recommend a side of Asian cabbage slaw.

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Sesame Peanut Noodles

Deliciously vegan! Meat-eaters can add marinated chicken or fish. We recommend a side of Asian cabbage slaw.

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Sesame Peanut Noodles

Deliciously vegan! Meat-eaters can add marinated chicken or fish. We recommend a side of Asian cabbage slaw.

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The New Deal Cafe is named one of the 35 Best Folk Music Venues in the U.S. (and the only one in Maryland).

The New Deal Cafe is named one of the 35 Best Folk Music Venues in the U.S. (and the only one in Maryland). We recognized some big names on the list and are honored to be in such esteemed company.

The New Deal Cafe is named one of the 35 Best Folk Music Venues in the U.S. (and the only one in Maryland). We recognized some big names on the list and are honored to be in such esteemed company.

Kitchen Korner with New Executive Chef Carrie

It’s a new day in the kitchen at the New Deal Café. Look for the launch of our Waffle Bar Brunch on weekends with vegan and paleo options.

It’s a new day in the kitchen at the New Deal Café. Look for the launch of our Waffle Bar Brunch on weekends with vegan and paleo options.

New Deal Café co-op members get 10% off brunch during October— National Cooperative Month.

We're also putting together a bar snacks menu for quick and tasty accompaniment to any beverage: sesame noodles, buffalo falafels, queso with chips, mix ‘n’ match mezze plates and more!

It’s a new day in the kitchen at the New Deal Café. Look for the launch of our Waffle Bar Brunch on weekends with vegan and paleo options.

New Deal Café co-op members get 10% off brunch during October— National Cooperative Month.

We're also putting together a bar snacks menu for quick and tasty accompaniment to any beverage: sesame noodles, buffalo falafels, queso with chips, mix ‘n’ match mezze plates and more!

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BREAKFAST

Swing by starting at 7am Monday-Friday and 8am Saturday-Sunday for fresh coffee and pastries!

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Please contribute to our GoFundMe campaign in support of a new espresso bar!

Food

Delicious house-made brunch, lunch and dinner options for omnivores, vegetarians and vegans! Convenient grab-and-go breakfasts, luscious desserts, and locally-roasted coffee. Sample our gourmet wine selection, or kick back with a cold beer and free wifi.

We ❤️ Roosevelt Center

Dine with us before your live theater experience across the plaza at the Greenbelt Arts Center, or nip in for a nightcap afterward. Seeing a matinee? Swing by for brunch first! Take in a movie in the historic theater across the square, and join us for dinner. Stop in on Sunday for brunch while you’re shopping at the Greenbelt Farmers Market!

Music

Enjoy live music six nights a week in an intimate community atmosphere.

Upcoming Events


Friday, October 20th at 8:30pm:
Hard Swimmin' Fish - a blues quartet playing a range of styles covering the country blues of Mississippi and the Piedmont, the urban blues of Chicago and funk infused varieties with roots in New Orleans' second line.

Saturday, October 21st at 1pm:
Poetry Open Mic!!! - come express your inner beatnik through the spoken word!!    

Full event calendar »

Swag

Love the cafe? Now you can wear it! Our Zazzle shop is stocked with shirts and onesies, drink coasters, notebooks, cards, and wrapping paper sporting the classic New Deal Cafe logo!

Cafe

Nestled in historic Roosevelt Center in the heart of Old Greenbelt, the New Deal Cafe is the perfect spot to catch up friends or watch the world wander by. Coming from out of town? See our driving directions.

Reservations

We suggest reservations on weekends after 6pm. To help us keep bringing you great music and live events, please take note: reservations are for customers intending to order a meal, are accepted until 8:30pm, and are held for twenty minutes. Reservations may not be confirmed until the next day. Same-day reservations are taken by phone only. Questions? Call (301) 474-5642.
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