1st Place: “Best Place to Experience Local Music”

3rd Place: “Best Music Venue”

3rd Place: “Best Place to Have Dinner With Live Music”


Due to pandemic-related government restrictions and the departure of our food vendor, the New Deal Cafe is temporarily closed and our in-house music program suspended. Please sign up for our newsletter and/or join our Facebook group for updates.


Please help us during this challenging time by buying a gift card, ordering beer & wine online, or by making a donation through the Paypal button below.

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We ❤ Roosevelt Center


Upcoming Events

Monday, March 15th at 7pm:
[On Zoom] Reel and Meal at the New Deal: I Am Greta is the story of teenage vegan climate activist Greta Thunberg as told through compelling, never-before-seen footage in this intimate documentary from Swedish director Nathan Grossman. More information and pickup dinner plans!

Saturday, March 20th at 1pm:
Zoom Poetry Open Mic!!! - come express your inner beatnik through the spoken word!! Read originals, OPP (other people's poetry) or just hob nob with the literary. Everyone is welcome!  

Full event calendar »

Beer & Wine

Enjoy our rotating selections of micro-brewed draft beer, bottled beer & international wine!

Happy Hour is 5pm to 7pm Tuesday through Friday!


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!


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.

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