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Brouwerij Lane

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Brouwerij LaneBrouwerij Lane
BA SCORE
91
outstanding

29 Ratings
Ratings: 29
Reviews: 22
rAvg: 4.06
pDev: 13.3%
Taps: 20
Bottles: 150
Cask: Y
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Bar, Store ]

78 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, New York, 11222-3886
United States
phone: (917) 750-1541

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @brouwerijlane

Notes:
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(Place added by: drseamus on 04-12-2009)
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Reviews by bonbini26:
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4.15/5  rDev +2.2%

Went here to actually pick up beer mustard and was quite surprised what else I found here. It is an unique set-up here, when you walk in there is about 20 taps, in the open with no bar in front of it, there is a small counter with a register then about 6 freezer windows filled with bottled beer. The bottled beer is suppose to be for take-out only but the bartender there let us consume there. They offer 8oz and 16oz pours, along with growler fills. The prices are in line with the Brooklyn-Craft beer pricing (overpriced anywhere else except Manhattan). They also sell this German meat stick there, its excellent. Also the wood burning fireplace in the back adds a nice touch in the winter, along with the deer head.

bonbini26, Dec 30, 2010
More User Reviews:
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4.12/5  rDev +1.5%

botanu, Today at 01:17 AM
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

sunofneurot, Jul 28, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

rollom, Jul 12, 2014
Photo of ONovoMexicano
3.84/5  rDev -5.4%

This is a really cool place in the BK.

Like many other places in NYC, it will cost you a bit to have a beer. Thankfully, however, they offer smaller servings and graduating prices that ease the sticker shock. Add to this a superb selection including some rareties and beers that out-of-towners like me never see and it's easy to go overboard here and order a ton of beers.

Just to give an idea of the selection, they had Sweetwater and Green Flash among other American craft options that I'm blanking on, as well as a number of Belgian and German offerings like Gaffel and again, some other names I'm blanking on. Bottom line: you'll find something you like here.

Add to the great tap selection an impeccable cooler selection for those that want to take some bottles to go or crack one on the premises. If you buy a bottle, you'll pay a corkage fee to drink at the bar, but once you see the selection, you'll probably still want to do this despite the extra charge.

As for the seating, there's small beer garden in the back and tables for around 10-12 people right next to the taps. There are pretzels and pickles for those that get the munchies too.

Overall, one of the best spots I've been to in NYC. Not sure when I'll return, but it can't come soon enough.

ONovoMexicano, Jun 17, 2014
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5/5  rDev +23.2%

AmyfaceNYC, Apr 08, 2014
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4/5  rDev -1.5%

hoppymcgee, Feb 19, 2014
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4.25/5  rDev +4.7%

sirsteve42, Jan 29, 2014
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3/5  rDev -26.1%

JLapadura, Nov 01, 2013
Photo of fulcrum
4.09/5  rDev +0.7%

Stopped by after a terrific time at Torst. This place was unusual and very cool. Small beer retail (excellent selections) with 16 or so outstanding taps. Had one of the best stouts ever (Warlock, by Victory I think?) and several wet-hopped IPAs. Took home a couple growlers afterward. Wish there were more of this style beer drinking/beer retail places. Reminded me of Common Market in Charlotte without the general merchandise and deli. Lots of fun.

fulcrum, Oct 29, 2013
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Brouwerij Lane in Brooklyn, NY
91 out of 100 based on 29 ratings.