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Beans in the Belfry

122 West Potomac Street, Brunswick, MD 21716


Monday to Thursday, 8am to 4pm
Friday, 8am to 9pm
Saturday and Sunday, 8am to 6pm

Hometown Holiday Saturday December 10

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in historic Brunswick, Saturday, Dec. 10, morning until 5pm

Train Rides

Carriage Rides

Activities in town

At Beans in the Belfry:

For kids:  decorate cut out gingerbread men, houses, trains ($1.25), purchase small affordable gifts for the family in Santa’s Secret Shop in the choir loft, just for kids, while parents enjoy a glass of  hot spiced wine below; experience an authentic street organ with Lola and help turn the handle to play holiday tunes from a carved metal spool.


At Beans in the Belfry Melanie and helpers have set up and decorated our festive 8-foot towering Christmas tree and adorned our stained-glass lit cozy space with old fashioned toys to make you feel at home.

At our farm table, Karlen will help kids decorate their own cut out gingerbread men, houses and trains with royal icing and colorful candy to display and take home (from 11am to 3pm or while supplies last).  $1.25.Handmade Gingerbread House, a tradition at Beans in the Belfry

In our choir loft, Santa’s elves have set up a Secret Workshop where kids can purchase thoughtful affordable gifts for family and friends for just a few dollars.   Elves will assist kids with their selections and help with gift wrapping and gift tags while parents can relax with a cup of Secret Santa's Shop for Kids Only at Beans in the Belfry Hometown Holidays 2014gingerbread latte, a glass of hot spiced cider or wine down below and out of view (from 12noon to 6pm).

In the kitchen, our baristas will prepare hot chocolate, hot spiced cider, delicious teas, espresso drinks and, of course, Gluehwein, sweet hot spiced holiday wine.  Our shelves are laden with German Lebkuchen, Pfeffernuesse, Stollen, and other feel-good nostalgic holiday confections, as well as many gifts and stocking stuffers for coffee and tea lovers, and for the person who has everything but will love our unique and unusual finds, sometimes made in house by our own Belfry elves. gift card

While in Brunswick, remember to shop local!  Our gift shop is well stocked with bags of gourmet coffee, baking accessories for kids such a cookie cutters, sprinkles, aprons, French presses, tea pots, china gift  sets, endearing  plush puppets, Santa hats and collars for your pets and so much more.  Don’t know what to get?  Pick up a Gift Card to your favorite coffee house that will keep on giving.

merlins-beard-band-photo-2We invite you to stay for dinner and an evening of live music with award winning Celtic ensemble “Merlin’s Beard”  to end the day on a high note.  7 to 9:30pm.  No cover – just tips in their bucket, please.

We look forward to enjoying the festive activities with your family and friends.  There is more to downtown Brunswick than first meets the eye.

We have made it easy to obtain Gift Cards to your favorite coffee house.  Link to our website or Facebook Page and pay with PayPal, or call us at 301 834 7178 for delivery by mail or email. gluehwein

We wish you happy holidays and invite you to make a visit to Beans in the Belfry
in historic Brunswick part of your holiday tradition, be it for a cup of hot chocolate, glass of wine or craft beer, some live music, Sunday Jazz Brunch, or a leisurely Traditional English Afternoon Tea with family or friends, we look forward to seeing you!




Melanie DiPasquale, Proprietor
and the entire Beans’ Team, Dan, Tim, Jesse, Anthony, Alicia, Nina,
Nick, Jim and Hanna