1) BROOKLAND: Filter Coffee opens its third location at the Monroe Street Market development. Their coffee shop is a partnership with bike store Bike Rack. Status: Opening tomorrow. 716 Monroe St. NE; website.
2) ADAMS MORGAN: The cafe portion of Songbyrd Record Cafe is opening today. The coffeehouse is supposed to be a space to enjoy music: it has a 1947 Voice-O-Graph recording booth, a wide selection of vinyl records, digital listening stations and more. The coffee program emphasizes small batch fair trade brews.
Right now, there are sandwiches (including jumbo slice and mumbo slice varieties)'; eventually, a bar and music venue will follow. Status: Opening today. 2475 18th St. NW; website.