The Brooklyn InnOne of Brooklyn’s oldest bars.
The "oldest" bar in Brooklyn...maybe.
The "best" bar in Brooklyn...absolutely!
The immense dark-wood bar, bare-bones pool room and old-school jukebox attract an unpretentious crowd that’s more interested in drinking than in flirting. There are plenty of choice beers on tap, including Old Speckled Hen, Dentergens Wheat and local Six Point Brown Ale—all for a reasonable $5-or-so a pint. The Inn dates back to the 19th century; tie on a few and you may even see the ghost of Walt Whitman.
Drink to the Ghost of Brooklyn Past at One of the Borough’s Oldest Bars, the Brooklyn Inn
The Brooklyn Inn is one of Brooklyn's oldest bars. Opened in 1885, it stands at the corner of Bergen and Hoyt streets in Boerum Hill. Read More