This is a beer garden in Williamsburg across from McCarren Park, and it’s a good alternative to Radegast. It’s a little less crazy over here, and there’s a lot of space for big groups. In the summer there’s a lot of outdoor seating, and in the winter you can sit inside near a fireplace.
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When you want to drink during the day in the winter and also feel good about it, check out any of these 32 spots.
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Thai Farm Kitchen
Go out of your way to eat the tom yum soup and pad thai at Thai Farm Kitchen between Kensington and Windsor Terrace.
Brooklyn Winery is (you guessed it) a winery in Brooklyn - but it also has a wine bar and an event space that people enjoy getting married in.
Bar Lunatico is one of the best bars to hang out in Bed-Stuy, especially if you’re looking for live music.
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Cafe D’Alsace is an Alsatian restaurant on the UES that’s good for a nice meal with your extended family or a drink at the bar.
Rolf’s German Restaurant
Rolf’s serves a full menu of heavy German food, but it’s best known for its elaborate, year-round holiday decorations.
Kotti Berliner Döner Kebab
Kotti is a German/Turkish counter-service spot with an outpost in Industry City.
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Loreley Restaurant & Biergarten
Loreley is a traditional-feeling beer garden on the Lower East Side, and it’s a good place to get some day drinking done.
Radegast Hall & Biergarten
If you're looking for a big spot for day drinking Williamsburg, try Radegast. It can get a little crowded, but maybe that's what you're looking for.
Ainslie Enoteca e Birreria
Ainslie is a huge bar and restaurant in Williamsburg where you should eat wood-fired pizzas while day drinking with a group.
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