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Brooklyn Barge Reopens May 1st on Greenpoint Waterfront

Brooklyn Barge is set to reopen for its fifth season on the Greenpoint waterfront adjacent to Transmitter Park.

The docked vessel originally opened in 2015 and serves up beer, wine, and mixed drinks along with American fare. The Barge will throw its grand reopening on Wednesday, May 1st.

The hours posted from the last season: Monday and Tuesday 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.; Wednesday 12 p.m. – 11 p.m.; Thursday and Friday 12 p.m. – 2 a.m.; Saturday 11 a.m. – 2 a.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

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All Aboard: The Brooklyn Barge Opened Yesterday!

Image: Brooklyn Barge/Instagram
Image: Brooklyn Barge/Instagram

The Brooklyn Barge (3 West Street, at Milton) finally opened yesterday for its third season. This is Greenpoint’s only waterfront bar with unbeatable views of Manhattan. It’s the kind of place you can round up a dozen friends last minute or bring a date to watch the sunset and twinkling skyline after dark. You can enjoy ten beers on tap (half of which are local to NY), sample the shared bites menu or go with their signature Barge Tacos or Burger. There’s something for everyone including veggie and gluten-free options.

The launch of the NYC Ferry service (which had prices drop down to $2.75 one-way) will surely increase traffic from Manhattan to Greenpoint foreshadowing the imminent boom of housing along West Street. As a result, we should probably expect bigger crowds at the Barge this season. Continue reading

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