Vig Bar

This tiny bar attracts a young, high-energy crowd to its front room and offers a cushy, candlelit back room for more intimate rendezvous. Daily 5 p.m.-4 a.m.

Village Pourhouse

Known for its 20-something crowds, rowdy sports fans, and classic American bar cuisine, this East Village bar will make you feel welcomed no matter what time you come and what teams you root for. 

Warren 77

This trendy, upscale sports bar backed by former NHL player Sean Avery, keeps fans happy with frosty brews and juicy hamburgers, and pledges its allegiance to New York's Rangers and Yankees. L & D (daily). $$


This Polish community center doubles as a concert venue on show nights, playing host to a range of eclectic performers, from pop to punk and metal. The venue also offers a small but Greenpoint-appropriate Polish food menu, featuring potato and cheese or sauerkraut and mushroom pierogi, hunters stew, a kielbasa sandwich—or a platter with all three. A full bar is available and offers nightly drink specials. Open on concert nights. Cash only.

Whiskey Blue

Waitresses clad in miniskirts serve stiff drinks at this offshoot of Rande Gerber’s successful Whiskey chain. Mon-Tues 4:30 p.m.-2 a.m., Wed-Thurs 4 p.m.-3 a.m., Fri 4 p.m.-4 a.m., Sat 5 p.m.-4 a.m., Sun 5 p.m.-2 a.m.

Whiskey Tavern

A vast selection of whiskeys, beers and finger foods, including wings and burgers, are on hand at this no-frills spot. Daily 11 a.m.-4 a.m.

Whitby Bar

Upholstered banquettes and high ceilings complement an array of wicker baskets hanging above a 30-feet-long bar, each basket carrying a story from where it was made in England, Wales, Scotland or Ireland. Choose from some 20 housemade cocktails while ordering small plates that include pork belly bao and piquillo peppers stuffed with braised lamb.

White Horse Tavern

As legend has it, this atmospheric circa 1880 pub is where poet Dylan Thomas drank himself to death. Daily 11 a.m.-2 a.m.

Wined Up

The menu here boasts 150 wines by the bottle and 30 by the glass. Mon-Fri 5-11 p.m., Fri & Sat 5 p.m.-1 a.m.


While viewing international soccer matches on one of three HDTVs, sports fans can fill up on savory panini and nearly 30 different beers.


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