Village Square Café is a casual eatery and neighborhood gathering spot serving fresh, simple fare in a warm & inviting setting. We are located in the lovely Village of Cross Keys in Roland Park.

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NEW ART EXHIBIT: Lissa Abrams

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Lissa Abrams

Stop into the cafe to see our newest quarterly art exhibit featuring the works of Lissa Abrams, now through Sept. 8.

Lissa is a representational painter who focuses on the human figure and the landscape. Primarily, she paints en plein air (outdoors), in Baltimore City, throughout Maryland’s beautiful countryside, the coast, and at many other captivating locations across the country and beyond. Lissa enjoys capturing the light at various times of the day through the use of bold colors. Her preferred medium are oil paints. She uses a combination of palette knife and brushwork that enables her to create texture and depth in her paintings.

Live Music Every Saturday Night

Live Music Every Saturday Night

Stop by the Village Square Cafe on Saturday evenings from 6-7:30 pm to enjoy  live music during dinner. Each week we feature different local musicians. Upcoming musicians include:

  • July 27: Palookaville (Americana/Acoustic Roots/Rock)
  • August 3: The Dharma Bums (Folk/Rock/Indie/World Beat Blues)
  • August 10: Thom Huntington & Friends
  • August 17: Mark & Judy(Guitar/Violin)
  • August 24: “Hully & The Candy Man”: David Rosenberg & Paul Hulleberg (Blues, Americana, R & B, Folk, Light Jazz)
  • August 31: Ebb & Nova (Indie Acoustic)
Next Open Mic Night July 25

Next Open Mic Night July 25

VSC hosts “Music Open Mic Nights” on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of every month. Sign ups start at 5:30 pm. Performances run 6-8 pm. Depending upon the number of participants signed up, each performer/group will get approximately 10 minutes; more, if time permits, for a second round.

Acoustic instruments are preferred, but electric guitars and keyboards will be permitted at low volumes. Sound levels must be kept to a reasonable level to respect the cafe’s diners. PA system will be provided by Rick Sambuco.

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Art10 Baltimore

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Art10 Baltimore


Stop into the cafe to see our newest quarterly art exhibit featuring the works of Art10Baltimore, now through June 9.

Art10 is a professional group of nine artists who have painted together for more than 10 years. The artists have exhibited and sold their work in juried and non-juried shows throughout the U.S.

While the work of the group as a whole could be described as expressionistic contemporary and evocative, each artist employs a unique blend of color, creativity, and composition.

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Shirley Apple Jenkins & Sharon Green

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Shirley Apple Jenkins & Sharon Green

Stop into the cafe to see our latest quarterly art exhibit featuring many beautiful watercolors created by Shirley Apple Jenkins & Sharon Green.

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Susan Adler Davis

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Susan Adler Davis

Stop into the cafe to see our latest art exhibit featuring many colorful regional landscapes created by Susan Adler Davis. Mark your calendar to join us for an “Artist Meet & Greet” next Thursday, Sept. 20, 4:30-6 pm.

MORE ABOUT THE ARTIST: Susan Adler Davis is a 4th generation Baltimorean and has deep ties to the area. Her paintings reflect the history and significance of the landscapes and buildings she paints. Each tries to depict the essence of the subject matter.

Trained as a weaver at the Maryland Institute College of Art under Virginia West, she holds a BFA in Crafts with a minor in Art History. She also holds an MAT in Art Education from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland.

Susan started painting 6 years ago after retiring from the Baltimore County Public Schools. She works in acrylics, both on canvas and fabric, which she then quilts. She is currently studying at the Zoll Studio of Fine Arts under Bennett Vadnais.

Susan’s great-great aunt was also an artist and collector, Saidie Adler May, who gave the bulk of her massive art collection to the Baltimore Museum of Art. Susan has written her biography, “Saidie Adler May, Pioneer of Early Twentieth Century Art Collecting.”

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Cynthia Brower

NEW ART EXHIBIT: Cynthia Brower

Stop by the cafe to see the new quarterly art exhibit featuring the work of local artist Cynthia Brower. The pieces in her show have been made in the U.S., South Africa & Europe. Her work is inspired by the contradiction of order, form and poetry found in natural and man-made landscapes and in plants. Now on display until September 9th. Mark your calendar for an “Artist Meet & Greet” on Thursday, June 21, 4:00-6:00 pm.

Guest Chef Swaran Dhawan, May 18, 5-8 pm

Guest Chef Swaran Dhawan, May 18, 5-8 pm

Hope you’ll join us Friday evening, May 18, 5-8 pm, as Guest Chef Swaran Dhawan prepares a wonderful Indian dinner at the VSC. Menu will include both chicken and vegetarian options.

FYI… our regular menu will still be served.

NEW ART EXHIBIT – “Watercolors by Dennis Gray”

NEW ART EXHIBIT – “Watercolors by Dennis Gray”

Stop by the cafe to see the new quarterly art exhibit featuring Waterscolors by Dennis Gray. This body of work represents Dennis’ reflections of the Chesapeake Bay, Smith Island, Baltimore, Hampden & other intriguing places. Now on display until June 10th. Mark your calendar for an “Artist Meet & Greet” on Thursday, March 29, 4:30-6:30 pm.