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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Menu

ALL DAY BREAKFAST
Bagels
croissants, muffins, cinnamon rolls, danishes, butter and jam on request
USD 2.35
Breakfast Sandwich
Flakey croissant filled with fluffy egg, bacon and cheese
USD 4.95
Bagel and Lox
Norwegian smoked salmon, tomatoes, red onions, capers, romaine
USD 8.95
Quiche
Assorted varieties baked in house, field greens, warm baguette, butter
USD 6.95
Biscuit & Gravy
Hot buttermilk biscuits and piping hot country sausage gravy
USD 5.25
Hot Oatmeal
Cranberries, brown sugar, almonds / Cinnamon apple, candied pecans
USD 3.65
DIPS, SNACKS, SHAREABLES
Crab Dip
Mouthwatering irresistible, served warm with freshly baked baguette
USD 9.95
Spinach Artichoke Dip
Served warm with tortilla chips or warm baguette
USD 6.85
Olive Tapenade
Served with crisp bread, cucumber and tomato slices, feta cheese
USD 6.15
Hummus
A Mediterranean favorite, served with pita triangles
USD 5.95
Black Bean Dip
Fat free, served hot with tortilla chips
USD 5.75
Add Cheddar USD 0.5
SALADS
Wedge Salad
Iceberg, balsamic glaze, bacon, blue cheese, tomatoes, red onion
USD 7.55
Caprese Salad
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, fresh basil, olive oil, balsamic vinaigrette
USD 7.15
Harvest Salad
Field greens, walnuts, pear, blue cheese, blueberry pomegranate dressing
USD 5.95
HOT STUFF FOR LUNCH OR DINNER
Soup de Jour
Cup with croutons; Bowl with salad, baguette, butter (seafood extra)
Bowl USD 6.85
Cup USD 3.55
Belfry's Chili
Super satisfying, field greens, duo of corn muffins, sour cream
USD 7.85
Cheddar USD 0.5
Quiche
Lorraine, Spinach, and more, baked in-house, field greens, warm baguette, butter
USD 6.95
SANDWICHES AND GRILLED PANINIS
served with Field Greens and pickle
Smoked Turkey
with pepper jack cheese, cranberry sauce, honey mustard dressing, grilled
USD 7.95
Tuscan
Salami, capicola, ham, provolone, onion, spinach, tomato, grilled
USD 7.85
Roma
Fresh mozzarella, tomato, fresh basil, olive oil, grilled, marinara dipping sauce
USD 7.65
Pangaea
French brie, prosciutto, fresh pear, melba sauce, grilled
USD 7.95
Veggie
Hummus, provolone, tomato, cucumber, spinach, roasted peppers, grilled
USD 7.55
Old Berlin
Corned beef, Swiss cheese, thousand island, sauerkraut, rye bread, grilled
USD 7.95
Bombay Pita
White meat curried chicken salad, diced celery, almonds, raisins on Pita
USD 7.95
BLT
Bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo on toasted white or wheat bread
USD 7.45
French Quarter
Slices of French brie and tomato on warm freshly baked baguette
USD 7.35
SWEET AND SINFUL DESSERTS AND ICE CREAM
Bakery Case
Selection of tantalizing cakes, pastries, brownies, dessert bars and more
S'mores
Roast your own marshmallows on open flame, Hershey bars & grahams
USD 7.65
Assorted Pies
Apple-Caramel-Nut, Berry Blast, Lemon Meringue, Pumpkin, Pecan
USD 4.95
A La Mode USD 6.2
Whole Pie to Go (Please Order Ahead) USD 15.65
Sundae
Vanilla or chocolate ice cream, chocolate, caramel or raspberry topping, whipped cream, sprinkles
1 Scoop USD 3.25
2 Scoops USD 4.55
Collage Ice
A Brunswick Tradition, layered flaked ice, ice cream, flavored syrup
USD 4.35
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All reviews brunch beans quiche sandwiches chilli lox and bagels prosciutto salad converted church jazz duo catch up with friends light dinner discovered this place frederick county great little place street parking limited menu
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Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

Great hidden gem! Great atmosphere kind and courteous staff! Quiche was fantastic. Will definitely go again when in the area

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 24, 2020

Wonderful old church being used as a little bistros. Great light foods, sandwiches, pastries, teas,coffees and has tables and chairs other than for eating. You can relax on one of the sofas and work on your laptop. There is WIFI available.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 28, 2019

Imagine sitting in an old church eating lunch and hearing an employee scream out "Jesus F--ing Christ!!" This about sums up our experience at Beans in the belfry. This place literally drove us bats in our belfry. As we entered, I was enamored by the...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 12, 2019

We don't make it to Brunswick often, but when we do we make a point to stop by Beans in the Belfry. This old church converted into a café is absolutely charming, with a wide open layout and rustic tables and chairs everywhere. They emphasize...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed October 27, 2019

We enjoyed Sunday brunch at this quirky restaurant in an old church. Seating on pillow-strewn sofas was comfortable, and there was a pleasant jazz duo playing standards. The brunch, including soup, fruit, or salad, a main, and choice of desserts was great value. The eggs...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

Slow slow slow, but interesting sandwiches and a selection of teas. Really different atmosphere, free wifi.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

Stopped early one morning while biking along the canal for a cup of coffee and was happy to have been recommended this spot. Cool space, pretty low key with lots of refills and pleasant staff

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 12, 2019

Just discovered this place recently and absolutely love it. Very clever converting an old church into a coffee shop. The inside is funky yet very comfortable. Lots of couches and lounge chairs. Also roomy, unlike a lot of coffee shops. I could spend hours here...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Decided to wake up and go for a Sunday drive and find someplace to grab a light brunch. As our first stop was in Beltsville, where nothing seemed to actually be open around 10-1030, we headed over to Brunswick. The options were slim but we...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Great place for lunch in an old church settings. Friendly with Nicky portioned good food. expect street metered parking.

Date of visit: August 2019
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It is open tonight. I just called to check. Wife loves this place and it is still open. Address: 122 W Potomac St, Brunswick, MD 21716 Phone:(301) 834-7178 Hours: Open today · 8AM–10PM
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