Explore with our Founder, Fê Paronetto, the 5 best bars in Greenpoint, Brooklyn! She takes you on a short and sweet walk around this upcoming neighborhood, with bars you should go visit with your friends!
There are so many awesome neighborhoods spread throughout Brooklyn and it’s always a thrill to explore them!
Greenpoint is one of the neighborhoods that has been attracting everyone’s attention and eyes, from locals to our type of tourist – the curious ones that want to explore New York off-the-beaten-track.
The neighborhood is not big, making it pretty easy to explore it all on foot. You’ll find everything from independently owned stores and fantastic restaurants to pretty cool bars and delicious coffee shops!
And, since we know that everyone loves uncovering the best bars spread around town, so we decided to give a little hand!
Today we decided to share with you our selection of the 5 best bars in Greenpoint, so be sure to tell your friends and go check it out!
Ok, ok…we agree that there are countless other bar that are amazing! So, if you liked this video, we can maybe do another one with more spots, in the near future! Leave us a message below, if that’s a YES!
During the hot months, Northern Territory is the place to go.
Why? Well, it’s rooftop area has an amazing view of Manhattan’s skyline, drinks are great and it’s always attracts a pretty group of people.
Monday – Friday: 4pm – close
Saturday & Sunday: 11am – close
Location: 12 Franklin Street
One of Greenpoint’s hidden gems is called Troost. Besides having a full bar with great drink selection, great music that attracts a laid-back crowd, it also has a beautiful green garden in the back, perfect now that the weather is getting hotter!
Plus, do you like wine? The owners John Ortiz and Jaime Eldredge opened this place due to the lack of a good wine bar in the neighborhood.
Read more about them here.
Happy Hour: 4pm – 8pm
Daily: 4pm – Close
*Close between Midnight – 2am*
Location: 1011 Manhattan Avenue
Brokenland is pretty low-key and also has a great list of creative cocktails. Plus, it’s another bar with a great back garden!
In addition, if you enjoy a low key, laid back environment, you’ll love it here. As they explain, they are a hip bar with wood floors and tin ceilings!
Monday – Friday: 4pm – 4am
Saturday & Sunday: 2pm – 4am
Happy Hour: Monday – Friday: 4pm – 8pm
Backyard Hours (open year round):
Sunday – Thursday: Open until 11pm
Friday & Saturday: Open until 1am
Location: 105 Franklin Street
As soon as you walk into Ramona, you’ll be in awe. The amazing full bar is definitely something to see! This family owned bar serves innovative original cocktails and re-imagined classics.
The house’s main barista, Jeremy, made us a delicious one named The Handsome Grandson. It’s basically gin, bay leaf syrup, pomegranate, basil, lime, topped with soda and goes for $13.
Monday – Friday: 5pm – 4am
Saturday & Sunday: 2pm – 4am
Location: 113 Franklin Street
Greenpoint Beer and Ale
Greenpoint Beer & Ale is our last stop! While exploring Greenpoint, it’s hard to miss this place.
You’ll see countless communal tables on the sidewalks, with beautiful people hanging out in this German-style brewpub. Be sure to come early to get your seat outside.
Monday – Thursday: 5pm – 12am
Friday: 2pm – 2am
Saturday: 12pm – 2am
Sunday: 12pm – 12am
Location: 7 North 15th Street
For other great cocktail spots, you might want to check out a super cool interview we did with the hippest Brooklyn couple that know everything about cocktails! Rachel and Kyle Ford shared with us their 7 Best Cocktail Places In NY.
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