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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

Saturday, April 1st at 12pm:
 Join the Prince George’s County DSA for an interactive panel discussion and political education event on the legislative battle to raise Maryland's Minimum Wage. If you have any questions or would like to get involved in planning, please send an email to .
Saturday, April 1st at 3:30pm:
Community Drum Circle with Katy Gaughan - connect with Community and have fun with friends by playing awesome world drums with drum circle facilitator Katy Gaughan. Drums will be provided or bring your own. All ages. No experience necessary. 
Saturday, April 1st at 8pm:
PURPLE: Playing a good dose of Grateful Dead and other jam bands you love!

Marty Pell- Keys from On The Bus
Lance Kelly- Bass from On The Bus
Katie Sposato- Vocals from Wharf Rats
Sean Watkins -Drums from Born Cross Eyed
Randy Adams- Guitar
Sunday, April 2nd at 2pm:
Raquel Keller Artist Reception: Maryland-based multidisciplinary artist Racquel Keller is inspired by art history, the art of storytelling, and vintage objects & ephemera. She is a storyteller whose work—painting, drawing, collage, and assemblage—focuses on the passage of time, its effect on memories, and the
resulting sense of nostalgia.

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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.

The Wammie Awards is The MusicianShip’s 35-year-old awards show aimed at recognizing DC, MD, and VA area artists & musicians for their artistic works and community impact across our region.

VOTING ENDS January 31st!

* Visit www.wammiesdc.org
* Hit “submit your vote”
*Register by creating an account and verify your email via emailed link
*After you login, Click JUDGE
*Vote by Searching for NEW DEAL CAFE. Just click on the heart ❤️next to our name and logo to vote, and that’s it! 

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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!