(credit: Barcade / Facebook)

(credit: Barcade / Facebook)

Historic Williamsburg draws tourists and revelers to an abundance of breweries, bars and beer gardens. With unsurpassed views that overlook McCarren Park, cobblestone roads and the Manhattan skyline, some of the best happy hours can be found in this waterside section of Brooklyn. From snacks to sports, to delicious food and unbeatable prices, Williamsburg offers an array of happy hour choices to satisfy everyone. So whether you are leaving work to unwind or heading out early to catch a great deal, this quaint area of Brooklyn is a must-stop for drinks and entertainment.

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The Abbey
536 Driggs Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 599-4400
www.theabbeybarbrooklyn.com

The Abbey is open everyday from 3 p.m. – 4 a.m. with happy hour happening everyday from opening until 8 p.m. No food is available in this “quaint and cozy dive,” however free popcorn is provided daily. Monday evenings, The Abbey offers free pool. Happy hour drink specials vary depending upon the day, but include $1 off all drafts, 2-for-1 bottled beer and house drinks, $4 wine, $3 Stella, $8 Guinness plus a shot of Jameson and 2-for-1 Yuengling and Budweiser.

Alligator Lounge
600 Metropolitan Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 599-4440
www.alligatorloungebrooklyn.com

The Alligator Lounge is open Monday through Friday from 3 p.m. – 4 a.m. and Saturday from 1 p.m. – 4 a.m. Although this Brooklyn bar doesn’t promote a happy hour, free pizza is served daily with every drink purchase. While not an everyday occurrence, the Facebook page often posts happy hour updates. Friday’s Karaoke Night has $4 well drinks from 3 – 7 p.m., and karaoke starts at 10 p.m.

Berry Park
4 Berry St.
Brooklyn, NY 11249
(718) 782-2829
www.berryparkbk.com

Berry Park offers two floors of happy hour fun with great views of Manhattan and McCarren Park. Happy hour kicks off every Monday through Friday at 2 p.m. and lasts until 5 p.m. with $5 drink specials. The Williamsburg beer hall is popular with soccer fans, serving bar food and brunch everyday until 4 p.m. Berry Park is open Monday – Thursday from noon to 2 a.m. and Friday until 4 a.m. On Saturday and Sunday, this hotspot opens at 11 a.m.

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Baby’s All Right
146 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 599-5800
www.babysallright.com

Great music and a full bar describes Baby’s All Right — where musicians, artists and others can kick back and relax. A full bar of happy hour happens every day from 6 – 8 p.m. Enjoy $1 tacos and $3 Pink Baby, or sit back and indulge in a full menu of delicious American comfort food. Stick around for great performances, however there is an admission fee for shows.

Barcade
388 Union Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 302-6464
www.barcadebrooklyn.com

Barcade hosts happy hour every Monday through Friday from 5 – 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Take $2 off beer, wine and well drinks or enjoy $8 Fisherman’s brew plus a shot of Jim Beam. Food is not provided, but who needs it when enjoying an array of arcade games. This popular Williamsburg bar is open everyday until 4 a.m.

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Deirdre is a freelance writer from New York, fascinated with topics within her field of study such as beauty, hair and fashion, as well as guilty pleasures like reality TV, relationships, entertainment and dining.

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