Spuyten Duyvil is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

1. Spuyten Duyvil

9.2
359 Metropolitan Ave (at Havemeyer St), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Garden · Williamsburg · 171 tips and reviews

EsquireEsquire: Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. We highly recommend the house cask ale, but there's no finer beer bar in the city, so really, you can't go wrong.

Justin A.Justin Alcon: great place to try the cask.

Alex M.Alex Mizrahi: "A half dozen carefully selected drafts. One rotating cask ale, always fresh. Belgian beers divided into Flemish, Wallonian, and lambic styles. Cheese and charcuterie on a cutting board. There's..." Read more.

The Owl Farm is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

2. The Owl Farm

9.1
297 9th St (btwn 4th & 5th Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Central Slope · 81 tips and reviews

Brew YorkBrew York: From the owners of Bar Great Harry and Mission Dolores comes this little dive with a whopping 28 American & imported craft beers on tap, 2 cask engines, and 3 pinball machines!

KarlitaKarlita: New fav bar in the hood. Cask beer? Check! Great whiskey? Check. Lovely bartenders? Check! What more do you need?

Danny Z.Danny Zlobinsky: Truly my favorite bar in the area. Incredible beer menu, friendly staff, great music, and pinball.

The Diamond is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

3. The Diamond

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

Kai B.Kai Brinker: Greenpoint's gourmet beer bar where you'll get that rare cask ale of which only four barrels were ever made and only one ever made it to the US. (Sign up for the newsletter and you'll understand)

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!

Ryan J.Ryan Jorgenson: Beer and wine (cask and mulled in the colder months, shuffleboard, small bites, a nice outdoor space, good music.

The Gate is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

4. The Gate

8.4
321 5th Ave (at 3rd St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Central Slope · 74 tips and reviews

Corin L.Corin Lianides: Go to The Gate and have one of the many beers--local, US and import, and cask at times.

The Brew NoobThe Brew Noob: Great beer bar in the slope, with dozens of beers on draft, many of which are hard to find, and always a couple on cask. And a solid cider selection for your friend who isn't sure if they want beer.

Marvin T.Marvin Tumaneng: Dog friendly with an wide selection of craft draft beers. Don't forget the dog treat jar at the side end of the bar!

Fourth Avenue Pub is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

5. Fourth Avenue Pub

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

Aaron C.Aaron Carambula: drink a beer you've never had; the 16ish taps and cask change constantly.

James I.James Izurieta: Cask ale from the Bronx! No kitchen, FYI, but BYOF-friendly.

A B.A BCD: Favorite local bar back when I lived in this neighborhood. They have free popcorn (with Old Bay seasoning) and a really nice backyard for drinking.

The Black Swan is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

6. The Black Swan

8.5
1048 Bedford Ave (btwn Lafayette Ave & Clifton Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Gastropub · Bedford-Stuyvesant · 211 tips and reviews

Stephen D.Stephen Douglas: Try the 6 point cask!!! Something a little bit different but great.

Alisha M.Alisha Miranda: awesome selection of cask beer, but really, come here for brunch where they serve creative, hearty dishes and aren't shy about it.

Bed-Stuy CrawlBed-Stuy Crawl: Writes Clay Williams, " a beautiful, black wood-laden gastropub" and "includes a cask beer engine." All the reasons to never leave the 'hood.

Raaka Chocolate Factory is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

7. Raaka Chocolate Factory

8.8
64 Seabring St (btwn Richards St & Van Brunt St), Brooklyn, NY
Factory · Red Hook · 9 tips and reviews

Kingsley Y.Kingsley Younger: Featured on Unique Sweets. For the bourbon chocs, the cacao beans are not roasted but aged in a bourbon cask and then ground for 48 hours. They've other raw chocolates with different type of alcohol.

AysenAysen: I participated in the cholocate making and tasting class. It was very fun and full of taste! Their chocolate is dark, organic, vegan, gluten free. Try smoked butter and bourbon cask aged chocolate!

justmushjustmush: Vegan chocolate tour!

Beer Street is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

8. Beer Street

9.1
413 Graham Ave (btwn Withers & Jackson), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Bar · Williamsburg · 38 tips and reviews

Julian S.Julian S: Always a good cask.

Doug W.Doug Wampler: Quiet low key place with a great beer selection. Easy to miss from the street. Look for the easel and small discrete sign.

AskMenAskMen: Brooklyn beer and tobacco shop, Beer Street, open for business in Williamsburg with 10 draft lines filling growlers with rare-in-NY brews. Read more.

Mission Dolores is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

9. Mission Dolores

9.0
249 4th Ave (at Carroll St), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Garden · North Slope · 170 tips and reviews

Asher R.Asher Rapkin: Quite probably the best spot for a beer in NYC. Amazing rotating taps and a fantastic rotating cask. Great tacos available across the street and dogs a-plenty hanging out. What more do you want?

Matt B.Matt Boggie: Avoid the casks here. Some bartenders don't know proper technique and you get swill.

Maxwell F.Maxwell Foxman: Great yard. Amazing beer. A little loud inside but the outside is always great.

Bar Great Harry is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

10. Bar Great Harry

8.7
280 Smith St (at Sackett St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Carroll Gardens · 109 tips and reviews

alex v.alex vb: The imperial Russian stout by Old Rasputin is typically on cask. It will, no lie, make you cry, whether because of the high ABV or some other issues you haven't told us about.

DANGER T.DANGER TAM: Great beer bar with nice, knowledgable bartenders. Grab a pint and head to the back where the pinball machines are.

HuffPostHuffPost: An endless variety of craft brews, and a friendly staff that won't force your dog to wait out on the curb. Bring your pet in while you sample the selection! Read more.

Pacific Standard is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

11. Pacific Standard

8.0
82 4th Ave (btwn St. Marks Pl & Bergen St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · Boerum Hill · 108 tips and reviews

Blake C.Blake Coleman: Get the Double Simcoe from Weyerbacher on cask while it is still available.

Joe M.Joe Masilotti: Friendly staff and lots of rotating taps including two casks. Not sure what to get? Don't be afraid to ask.

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!

Mugs Ale House is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

12. Mugs Ale House

7.9
125 Bedford Ave (btwn N 10th & N 11th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pub · Williamsburg · 77 tips and reviews

Jaren H.Jaren Herron: Good vibe but skip the kelso kellerfest cask. Tastes like bitter tea.

James A.James Allen: Unlike all the places that say they have a cask ale but "it's off right now" this place actually has one!

Ranu R.Ranu Rajkarnikar: Great beer selection and a chill vibe. Food is good too! Great before or after a show. Friendly waitresses and bartenders.

Strong Rope Brewery is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

13. Strong Rope Brewery

8.9
574 President St (4th Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Brewery · Gowanus · 14 tips and reviews

Marc M.Marc Mayer: Casual, extremely creative brewery. If there's a cask, drink it.

Viren K.Viren Kaul: Great sounding and tasting beers. List of 10 with all alc. content. The oats is hoppy .. my fav so far ! Visiting coffee beer by swiftwater is a definite recommendation as well!

Mike M.Mike McBryan: New brewery and tap-room. Super small operation but the beers are great, picnic tables with games and BYO-snacks.

Prospect is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

14. Prospect

8.4
773 Fulton St (btwn S Portland Ave and S Oxford Ave), Brooklyn, NY
American Restaurant · Fort Greene · 45 tips and reviews

Linda S.Linda Sandvik: Try the barrel aged (oak cask!) negroni

Annie T.Annie T: Exquisite brunch. breakfast flatbread, Stuffed French Toast, Benedict w Pork Belly, Meatloaf burger all were favorites.

Mark E.Mark Egan: Terrific quality of food - pricey though. Duck was a standout.

Barcade is one of The 15 Best Places for Cask Ales in Brooklyn.

15. Barcade

9.0
388 Union Ave (btwn Ainslie & Powers St), Brooklyn, NY
Bar · East Williamsburg · 322 tips and reviews

Jonathan C.Jonathan Chandranathan: Drink Allagash Black from a cask and play Ms. Pac-Man. All night.

James D.James DeLayo: Great beer at great prices and .25¢ arcade games! Try the Cask!

Jim M.Jim Masullo ⚾🍻🎸🎶: Top level beer selection- awesome place 🌟