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139 Ratings
Ratings: 139
Reviews: 104
rAvg: 4.3
pDev: n/a
Taps: 24
Bottles: --
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Eatery ]

388 Union Ave
Brooklyn, New York, 11211-3429
United States
phone: (718) 302-6464

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Reviews by soulgrowl:
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4.13/5  rDev -4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

So let me get this straight: there's a place where I can sip on craft beer for only 5 bucks a pint while playing the original Donkey Kong for only 25 cents a game?

Sign me up.

This place is very, very rad. The beer selection is very good, if not great, and the arcade game selection is incredible. They have 25 taps - you can check to see what they have on their website - but it's safe to say they have something for just about anyone, but no Belgians, if memory serves me correctly (but that area is already well-covered by Spuyten Duyvil and Mugs, just a few blocks away). They mostly offer local or nearly-local beers covering a range of styles, and they're pretty darn cheap. Definitely check it out, it's a genuinely entertaining place for good beer.

More User Reviews:
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4.08/5  rDev -5.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

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4.38/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of TheHip-HopMobBarley
5/5  rDev +16.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of ChipChaight
3.99/5  rDev -7.2%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of Zekenyce
4.36/5  rDev +1.4%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of MichaelLamb
4.25/5  rDev -1.2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

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4/5  rDev -7%

Photo of pjs234
3.5/5  rDev -18.6%

Photo of Srkolodn
4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

Photo of MMarkMelly
4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

Great Vibe Cool Bartenders.

Photo of Saisons-of-the-Abyss
5/5  rDev +16.3%

The selection is fantastic here. I never tried the cocktails or food (do they really serve food? Maybe, but I never noticed.) But the beers are great, for a decent price. And of course the retro games and atmosphere are fun. Just beware of how crowded it gets on weekends.

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4.44/5  rDev +3.3%

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4/5  rDev -7%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

Photo of ArsMoriendiOU818
4.15/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4

It's a bar that's also an arcade. Get it? What more is there to say?

Fine. I can say a bit more. They have good prices on great beer (most beers are $6, many beers have over 90 on Beer Advocate. They've even had Bourbon County Stout on draft a few times!). I believe happy hour runs 7 days a week. Happy hour means beers are $1 cheaper. Marble Madness is a really fun game but I don't really want to promote it because I like how no one's ever playing it when I go there. It's also impossible to beat by level 4. Anyway, this place gets super crowded pretty early on Friday and Saturday nights, but during the day and during the week, it's a great, spacious place to chill out.

I come here 9 out of 10 times I'm in Williamsburg. You should too.

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4.5/5  rDev +4.7%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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4/5  rDev -7%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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4.25/5  rDev -1.2%

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95 out of 100 based on 139 ratings.