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Brooklyn Inn

Admittedly, Brooklyn Inn is not a dive bar. It's just a really good neighborhood bar that doesn't fit into any definite category. The corner space anchoring a stately corner of…

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The Alibi

Owing to its grand tree-lined streets and serene townhouses, Fort Greene can often feel like it's much further from Manhattan than it is. But stay long enough at Alibi, an odd…


Canal Bar

Named for the dumpy (but beloved) Gowanus Canal just a stone's throw away, Canal Bar is the catchall watering hole for this oddball neighborhood of warehouses and rowhomes. The vintage…

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South Pub

South is a comfortable neighborhood dive. A cut above your average dive, the bar boasts a small selection of craft beer, a nice range of whiskey, some solid bar food and a…


Prime Meats

You can't talk about Brooklyn without talking about the Franks. In 2010 Frank Castronovo and Frank Falcinelli opened Prime Meats, two doors down from their decade-old Frankies 457 Spuntino. The…