Pubs on East River Ferry Line

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Albion  Alex Honorable Mention Regularly has real ale

13 craft taps and two casks flow here.


Alewife Queens A Alex top pick  Jezza Honourable Mention Full menu WiFi available Regularly has real ale

Lots of unusual beers on tap and in bottle here.


Impressive interior and back yard but not many craft beers.


Brew Inn  Full menu WiFi available Regularly has NYC brewed beers

Friendly locals’ bar with eclectic décor.


Brouwerij Lane A Alex top pick  Jezza Honourable Mention WiFi available Regularly has NYC brewed beers Regularly has real ale

An excellent hybrid beer store with on premise drinking, a central meeting place for craft beer people.


Quirky Nordic bar and coffee shop.


A sports bar with good beer. 48 taps, the majority being craft (14 are not), including a healthy number of Belgians. Many good bottles also.


A pleasant restaurant and bar in the heart of Williamsburg.


Lots of history here. Porterhouse and guests.


Unpretentious and down-to-earth new incarnation of the Brooklyn Ale House.


Dimly lit bar, 10 craft taps. Free jukebox.


Airy corner bar with a few good taps.


A modern brewpub with guest beers, one of three Randolph Beers in NYC (the only one brewing). NO CASH ACCEPTED HERE, cards only!


One of four Philadelphia themed beer and cheesesteak Shorty’s sports bars in NYC.


Huge beer hall, one of three Stout bars in NYC.


Quaint sawdust strewn Irish bar with 8 good taps and a cask.


Elongated, pleasant bar with 19 craft taps.


Modern whisky bar with 12 craft taps.


Farmhouse style brewery, limited space to drink.


Two roomed bar and carvery with a cask handpump.


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