The Best Bars In Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bushwick

Maison Premiere

BEST WINE BAR
D.O.C. Wine Bar

BEST KITSCHY COCKTAILS
The Commodore

BEST BEDFORD STOP BAR
Iona

Donna

BEST GRAHAM STOP BAR
Harefield Road

BEST LORIMER STOP BAR
Pete’s Candy Store

BEST MORGAN STOP BAR, BUSHWICK
Pine Box Rock Shop

BEST JEFFERSON STOP BARS, BUSHWICK
The Rookery
Three Diamond Door

BEST GREENPOINT BAR
Oak and Iron

BEST WILLIAMSBURG BAR*
Maison Premiere

BEST DESIGN
Ramona

BEST RUM DRINKS ON A SUMMER NIGHT
Nights and Weekends

T.B.D.

BEST GAY BAR*
Metropolitan

BEST NO BULLSHIT, NO TOURISTS, ALL AROUND GREAT LOCAL BAR*
The Abbey

BEST FANCY COCKTAILS
Hotel Delmano

BEST BOWLING ALLEY*
The Gutter

BEST GIN BAR
The Shanty

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Glasslands

BEST MUSIC VENUE*
Glasslands

BEST CRAFT BEER BARS*
Brouwerij Lane
Torst

BEST CRAFT BEER BAR THAT ALSO HAS WINE AND CHEESE PLATES
Spuyten Duyvil

BEST PUNCH BAR
The Drink

BARS WE KEEP GOING TO DESPITE THE DOUCHEY ATTITUDE
The Drink
Spuyten Duyvil

BEST MARGARITA
Mesa Coyoacan

BEST LOW-KEY PLACE TO TAKE AN OKCUPID DATE
Huckleberry Bar

BEST ‘PRIVATE’ SOCIAL CLUB
Brooklyn Rod and Gun

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Noorman’s Kil

BEST OLD FASHIONED
Rye

BEST HIPSTER SPOTTINGS
The Levee
The Woods
Union Pool

MOST BRIDGE-AND-TUNNEL BAR
Berry Park

BEST BEER HALL
Radegast Hall & Biergarten

BEST BEER HALL WE LOVE THAT EVERYONE ELSE HATES
Spritzenhaus

BEST WHISKEY BAR
Noorman’s Kil

BEST METAL BAR
St. Vitus

BEST ROOFTOP*
The Ides

BEST DIVE BAR*
Turkey’s Nest Tavern

BEST PLACE TO DRINK OUTDOORS
See our full list for outdoor drinking

* Essential neighborhood experiences