Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Food and Drink in Greenpoint

Here are some of the neighborhood spots offering St. Patrick’s Day specials on Thursday, March 17th.

Bakeri (105 Freeman St)
Stout cake will be one of the specials at Bakeri. Check out this beautiful one from around this time last year!

Chocolate & ginger cake with stout and vanilla marshmallow topping.
Stout chocolate & ginger cake with vanilla marshmallow swirls. Original pic @bakeribrooklyn, 2015.

Pie Corps (77 Driggs Ave)
This Brooklyn Pie Shop will be selling Shamrock Pie Pops for $3.25, loaves of Irish Soda Bread for $5.50 and $3.00 Irish Soda Bread Muffins!

shamrock-shaped pie pops
Pie Corp’s Shamrock Pie Pops! Pic (c) Cheryl Perry

Ovenly (31 Greenpoint Ave)
Traditional Irish soda bread with currants and the perfect amount of crumble will be Ovenly’s St. Patty’s Day special!

circular loaf of Irish soda bread with currants
Irish soda bread with currants. Pic (c) @Ovenly, 2015.

Black Rabbit (91 Greenpoint Ave)
From 4pm onwards on St. Patrick’s Day, Black Rabbit will be offering hearty platefuls of corned beef & cabbage to complement a from-Ireland stout or an Irish Whiskey tasting tour! All this accompanied by specially-curated Irish music.

Whiskey Burger (1025 Manhattan Ave)
Celebrate at Whiskey Burger with their happy hour extended to last all night! Try $4 pints of green beer, $5 shots of Tullamore and $5 pints of Guinness. Accompany the drink specials with items from the regular menu, or a $10 heaping plate of corned beef and cabbage.

Greenpoint Fish & Lobster Co. (114 Nassau Ave)
$1 “Irish Point” Oysters from Prince Edward Island will be available all day at Greenpoint Fish.

Bowl of Irish Point Oysters with lemon and dipping sauce
Bowl of Irish Point Oysters at Greenpoint Fish. Pic (c) @tarajane, 2015.

Greenpoint Beer and Ale Company (N. 15th St)
You’ll have your choice of either Bangers and Mash or Corned Beef and Cabbage from the kitchen at the Greenpoint Beer and Ale Company. The drink combination special is any porter on tap along with a shot of Tullamore Dew for $10.

Plated Bangers and Mash at Greenpoint Beer and Ale. (c) Greenpoint Beer and Ale.
Plated Bangers and Mash at Greenpoint Beer and Ale. (c)Greenpoint Beer and Ale.

Budin (114 Greenpoint Ave)
Budin is planning a special craft beer event, details still to come. Stay posted by following them on Instagram or Facebook!

Eastern District (1053 Manhattan Ave)
Eastern District has a special seasonal cheese in the case this week called St. Pat, from Cowgirl Creamery. Stop by to try and buy!

Round of St. Pat cheese with a thick slice cut out.
A spring cheese, St. Pat is mellow, tangy and creamy. It is made with organic milk and has a green rind in honor of spring. Pic (c) Cowgirl Creamery, 2016.

The Moonlight Mile (200 Franklin Street)
Visit The Moonlight Mile for a viewing of two awesome live concert DVDs- The Pogues and US, both live from Ireland. Accompany with one of the drink specials, which include two American whiskeys done Irish-style, or discounted cocktails which include the “American car bomb.”

Habitat (988 Manhattan Ave)
Habitat will also be offering several drink specials, as well as food specials.
Poster detailing St Patrick's Day specials at Habitat

Keg and Lantern Brewing Company (97 Nassau Ave)
“McCarren Stout,” a dry Irish stout on tap that is brewed onsite in Keg and Lantern’s basement brewery is fittingly their St. Patty’s Day special this year. They will also be offering 2 for 1 shots or, for the traditionalists, will have Guinness on tap.

And nearby in Williamsburg…
Grand Street BID’s 5th annual St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl!
Poster from Grand Street BID detailing their St. Patrick's Day 2016 Pub Crawl

This year’s crawl not only includes various Irish drink specials at its 13 participating bars, but also features free pizza at Dar 525 and free BBQ at Bushwick Country Club. Come support the Grand Street small business community in East Williamsburg!

Happy St. Paddy’s Day!

About Claire Phelan

Claire Phelan is a chef, caterer, cooking instructor and writer. She loves produce deals, NYC history and hosting pop-up dinners in various places! She is also an organizer for Girl Party, which connects extraordinary women through unconventional gatherings. Follow her cooking and events on Instagram @cookingwithclaire and @girlpartybk.

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