Bars and Breweries in Brooklyn

The Best Ales in the Borough

Lagers, stouts, pale ales—these are a few of the different types of local brews you can find near Red Lion Inn & Suites Brooklyn. Discover and drink some of the best beers on tap when you visit our hotel in Gowanus. Bring your room key - you can even get discounts.

Pacific Standard

This cozy, West Coast-themed hangout offers a refreshing selection of California beers, including several lesser-known microbrews. Located just a few blocks from our hotel, this unique bar has expert bartenders, a local crowd, and comfortable seating. Stop by during their ongoing poetry and fiction reading series and enjoy your suds with a side of storytelling.

* Receive 10% off at Pacific Standard by presenting your Red Lion Inn & Suites Brooklyn Key Card.


82 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

Phone: (718) 858-1951

Other Half Brewing Company

Founded in 2014, this relatively recent addition to the Brooklyn beer scene serves fresh pours in its Carroll Gardens tasting room. Beyond an ever-evolving list of craft beers, this burgeoning brewery also offers growlers, T-shirts, and other fun swag to take home.  

195 Centre Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231

Strong Rope

This Gowanus brewery regularly showcases seasonally-influenced beers such as the Lazy Stargazer, an Imperial Honey Wheat brewed with strawberries and rhubarb. Fresh produce and unique spices are the cornerstones of head brewer Jacon Sahler’s inventive operation. This socially-responsible company also works to incorporate sustainable practices into all areas of the business, down to the 100% vegetable-based inks used on their stickers and coasters.

*Receive 10% off at Strong Rope by presenting your Red Lion Inn & Suites Brooklyn Key Card.


574 President Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Phone: (929) 337-8699

Threes Brewing

This full-scale production brewery is open 7 days a week and focuses primarily on farmhouse ales. In addition to the 20 taps in their on-site bar, their brews can be found in restaurants around the city. The location also features a coffee counter and serves food in partnership with local butcher shop The Meat Hook.  

*Enjoy an extended happy hour at Threes Brewing when you present your Red Lion Inn & Suites Brooklyn Key Card.


333 Douglass Street
New York, NY 11217

Phone: (718) 522-2110

Kelso Beer Company

With years of experience under their belts, the husband and wife duo behind this Brooklyn beer company bring plenty of industry know-how to their personal business, now open for a decade. In addition to serving delicious brews, the space also hosts special events.

529 Waverly Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238