Fort Defiance

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365 Van Brunt Street
Brooklyn, NY
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. - 12 a.m. |Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 3p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 12 a.m.
347.453.6672 | Website

Whether you’re looking for a boozy weekend brunch, a night on the town, a beer and a shot after work, or a much-needed prescription for an extended afternoon of day drinking, Red Hook’s Fort Defiance has got your back. In his own unique way, owner St. John Frizell has been making everyone feel like a regular since 2009, and after one sip of the house Irish coffee you’ll forget all about what a pain it was to trek to Red Hook.

Known For
  • full menu
  • craft cocktails
  • tiki
  • day drinking
  • brunch
What to drink

Bourbon Milk Punch, Ramos Gin Fizz, Irish Coffee

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