Good Beer Seal bars
124 Old Rabbit Club is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

1. 124 Old Rabbit Club

8.7
124 Macdougal St (at Minetta Ln), New York, NY
Bar · Greenwich Village · 122 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A dive for sure, but hidden behind the tough exterior is a superb beer list that sports American craft beer as well as imports from around the world.

Fourth Avenue Pub is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

2. Fourth Avenue Pub

8.6
76 4th Ave (btwn Bergen St & St. Marks Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Boerum Hill · 97 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Come for the great craft beer selection, but stay for the free popcorn and the backyard seating!

Against The Grain is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

3. Against The Grain

8.3
620 E 6th St (at Avenue B), New York, NY
Bar · Alphabet City · 28 tips and reviews

4. Barcade

9.0
388 Union Ave (btwn Ainslie & Powers St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · East Williamsburg · 317 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Check out their incredibly selection of local and American craft beer, but watch the ABV - too many big beers will seriously reduce your ability to play the first round of Q-Bert or Marble Madness.

Bar Great Harry is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

5. Bar Great Harry

8.7
280 Smith St (at Sackett St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Carroll Gardens · 108 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Grab your pup and a brew - this craft beer spot is dog friendly, and it sports an impressive beer list and monthly events.

Beer Table is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

6. Beer Table

427 7th Ave Ste B (at 14th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pub · South Slope · 33 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A second-to-none beer list and impeccably knowledgeable service makes this restaurant one of our favorite date spots for craft beer lovers.

Bierkraft is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

7. Bierkraft

191 5th Ave (btwn Union & Berkeley), Brooklyn, NY
Food & Drink Shop · North Slope · 131 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Have a pint or two of craft beer to stay, then take a growler to go! Great bottle selection, too. On a nice day, enjoy your brews out in their backyard!

The Blind Tiger is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

8. The Blind Tiger

9.0
281 Bleecker St (at Jones St), New York, NY
Beer Bar · West Village · 322 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Nearly every Wednesday, this bar opens its taps to a single brewery with an epic list of mainstream and rare beers. Don't miss the food, either - especially the grilled cheese and tomato soup!

The Brazen Head is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

9. The Brazen Head

6.8
228 Atlantic Ave (btwn Court St & Boerum Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Boerum Hill · 47 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Great beer selection, occasional free food, and host to a tri-annual cask festival with 30+ curated cask beers from all around the world.

Bronx Alehouse is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

10. Bronx Alehouse

9.4
216 W 238th St (btwn Review Pl & Putnam Ave W), Bronx, NY
Bar · Kingsbridge · 189 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Giving Bronx some craft beer cred, this place sports 16 taps and one cask pouring a great selection of American and imported brews. And the food is just as great - the best pub grub in the borough!

Brouwerij Lane is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

11. Brouwerij Lane

9.3
78 Greenpoint Ave (at Franklin Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Pub · Greenpoint · 63 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: This craft beer spot is impossible to spell, but worth the visit for a pint or growler fill of a rare American or European beer. There's a good bottle selection, too!

Burp Castle is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

12. Burp Castle

8.0
41 E 7th St (btwn 2nd Ave & Cooper Sq), New York, NY
Pub · East Village · 116 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Known as the place where you "get shushed," this sister bar to Standings sports a more reserved atmosphere and a Belgian influence in its beer selection... and free frites three times a week!

d.b.a. is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

13. d.b.a.

8.5
41 1st Ave (btwn E 2nd & E 3rd St), New York, NY
Bar · East Village · 192 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A mainstay in craft beer since the mid-90s, d.b.a. boasts a well-stocked list of bottled beer, enough taps that you won't run out of options, free Sunday bagels, and a hugely popular backyard garden.

d.b.a. Brooklyn is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

14. d.b.a. Brooklyn

113 N 7th St (btwn Berry & Wythe), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Williamsburg · 69 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A bit roomier and more low-key than its East Village cousin, the Williamsburg d.b.a. boasts an impressive beer and spirits selection, and three rotating cask beers curated by expert Alex Hall.

East Village Tavern is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

15. East Village Tavern

158 Avenue C (at E. 10th St.), New York, NY
Bar · Alphabet City · 48 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: The best American craft beer selection on Avenue C, but beware: this place abruptly turns into a dance club on weekend nights.

George Keeley NYC is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

16. George Keeley NYC

8.4
485 Amsterdam Ave (btwn W 83rd & W 84th St), New York, NY
Pub · Upper West Side · 106 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Upper West Siders bask in the glow of great American craft beer at this longtime Amsterdam Ave. spot. Join the 100 Beer Club by drinking 100 different beers from all around the world!

Jimmy's No. 43 is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

17. Jimmy's No. 43

8.6
43 E 7th St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Bar · East Village · 138 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: With a focus on local food, a huge craft beer list, and a relaxed vibe, this spot may be the perfect date spot for a beer geek. Say hi to Jimmy, the bar's namesake and city's nicest restauranteur.

Lucky Dog is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

18. Lucky Dog

9.0
303 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Williamsburg · 154 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: The backyard here is one of our favorite outdoor drinking spots during the warmer months. Plus, it's dog-friendly, has a shuffleboard table, and offers a fine selection of American craft beer!

Mission Dolores is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

19. Mission Dolores

9.0
249 4th Ave (at Carroll St), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Garden · North Slope · 168 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A beautiful outdoor space, a great pinball machine, and most importantly, a carefully selected list of American and European beers. But ignore Thrillist's tip - it's NOT a "beer garden!"

Mugs Ale House is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

20. Mugs Ale House

8.0
125 Bedford Ave (btwn N 10th & N 11th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pub · Williamsburg · 77 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Where we first discovered craft beer in New York City. Reasonably-priced, well-curated craft beer and tasty food in an unpretentious atmosphere.

Pacific Standard is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

21. Pacific Standard

7.9
82 4th Ave (btwn St. Marks Pl & Bergen St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Boerum Hill · 108 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: An East Coast bar with a West Coast vibe. Try some local beers and hard-to-find California brews here. There's a big projection screen in back for sporting events, too!

Rattle N Hum is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

22. Rattle N Hum

8.6
14 E 33rd St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Bar · NoMad · 220 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: In its short history, this bar has hosted more visiting brewers than you can count. Rarities, weekly special events, and a huge cask and bottle list make this one of the most lauded beer bars in NYC.

reBar is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

23. reBar

147 Front St (at Jay St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · DUMBO · 147 tips and reviews
Spuyten Duyvil is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

24. Spuyten Duyvil

9.2
359 Metropolitan Ave (at Havemeyer St), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Garden · Williamsburg · 170 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: The tap selection is small, but what it lacks in quantity it makes up for in quality. The beers here are hard-to-find, one-of-a-kind imports and American craft brews. Plus, there's a great backyard!

Standings is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

25. Standings

7.3
43 E 7th St (at 2nd Ave.), New York, NY
Sports Bar · East Village · 57 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Free pizza Fridays at 8pm, ten rotating taps, plus Guinness and Bud Light for less particular beer drinkers. Check the signs around the bar for special events with great microbrews and free food.

Sunswick 35/35 is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

26. Sunswick 35/35

8.6
3502 35th St (at 35th Ave.), Astoria, NY
Bar · Astoria · 100 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: An Astoria favorite for craft beer, Sunswick has an incredibly helpful staff and an encyclopedic food menu. Not sure which of their 35 rotating beers to order? Just ask!

Swift Hibernian Lounge is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

27. Swift Hibernian Lounge

8.6
34 E 4th St (btwn Bowery & Lafayette St), New York, NY
Bar · NoHo · 148 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A cross-pollenation of Irish pub and a craft beer bar, this spot boasts a long tap list with American, Belgian, and English brews, plus real pub fare like Shepherd's Pie and Sausage Rolls.

The Diamond is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

28. The Diamond

9.0
43 Franklin St (at Calyer St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Greenpoint · 66 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Enjoy some great craft beer here (including one on cask), play a game of shuffleboard, then head to the backyard to sip beer in the old gondola car from Gore Mountain!

The Double Windsor is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

29. The Double Windsor

9.1
210 Prospect Park W (at 16th St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · South Slope · 154 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A craft beer bar with a relaxed vibe, dim lighting, and tasty food. Can't decide on one beer? Go for their "Quadrinkles," a flight of four 4 oz. pours of your choice.

The Gate is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

30. The Gate

8.5
321 5th Ave (at 3rd St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Central Slope · 74 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Whether you're an indoors or outdoors person... whether it's 75 and sunny or 30 and snowing... as long as you like great craft beer, you belong at this Park Slope mainstay.

The Pony Bar is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

31. The Pony Bar

637 10th Ave (at W 45th St), New York, NY
Bar · Hell's Kitchen · 285 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: A fantastic, constantly-rotating beer selection that runs 20 taps deep. Two casks, too. Keep track of your beer choices to become a member of the "Pony All-American" club. 100 beers gets you a shirt!

Waterfront Ale House is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

32. Waterfront Ale House

7.5
540 2nd Ave (at E 30th St), New York, NY
Bar · Kips Bay · 106 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Free popcorn, great craft beer on tap, and a great food menu make this the go-to beer spot in Kips Bay.

Waterfront Ale House is one of Good Beer Seal bars.

33. Waterfront Ale House

155 Atlantic Ave (btwn Clinton & Henry St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pub · Brooklyn Heights · 58 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: Great things come in pairs, and this sister bar to the Manhattan location shares the same great craft beer list and pub grub... and the same free popcorn, too!