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Call (301) 474-5642 to make a reservation. Patrons are strongly encouraged to wear masks when not actively eating or drinking. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation–stay healthy!

Music & Events

Enjoy live music six nights a week in an intimate community atmosphere. Reservations are strongly recommended for nights with live music. Call (301) 474-5642 to reserve a table. See more on the event calendar!

Upcoming Events

Friday, December 2nd at 5pm:
 oliday Cheer from the Piano: Local cool cat/pianist Peter Reppert shares an evening of holiday music. Stop by and enjoy before the Tree Lighting in Roosevelt Plaza!
Friday, December 2nd at 8pm:
Fast Eddie & The Slow Pokes: a blend of Chicago, West Coast, Swing and Jump Blues peppered with Soul that serve up a menu to get the joint jumpin'!
Saturday, December 3rd at 3:30pm:
Holiday Hat Drum Jam w/ Katy Gaughan: Wear a silly holiday hat - whatever holiday you want - and drum with community to celebrate all that is good! Family friendly, festive, fun! Drums provided or bring your own. Some hats will be provided too! No experience necessary. 
Saturday, December 3rd at 8pm:
Proverbs Reggae Band: a positive, unique rootz reggae band utilizing strong lyrical content and musical expression to promote ancient wisdom through the art of music. Influences range from Ska, Gospel, Jazz, R&B, Compaz, Zouk, Soul, and a splash of Calypso.

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About the 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.

Winners AGAIN!

1st Place: Best Place to Experience Local Music
3rd Place: Best Jazz/Blues Venue
3rd Place: Best Music Venue

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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!