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Torst

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Bar, Pub, Danish
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615 Manhattan Ave, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY 11222-3919
+1 718-389-6034
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18:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 18:30 - 22:00
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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196 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bright, spacious taproom with a great selection of beers. The bartenders were friendly and helpful. They offer three sizes, from small sample glasses up to 14 ozs. There was plenty of seating. A great place to relax and try a few new brews.

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Thank Daniel O
Bath, United Kingdom
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486 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

And the beer is good too, what more can one say, excellent choice of crafted beer young but sensible clientele if this is the future of drinking establishments then welcome to the future..

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Thank Seayeaitch
New York
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520 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 501 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

This is a great place in Greenpoint, very close to the G train. We ran into Brooklyn with Torst as our finish point. Pick your menus at the bar and sit at the tables or the bar. Very efficient bartender. You order at the bar irrespective of where you sit. You carry the beers back on your own, the food... More 

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Hong Kong
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69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome tap room - great environment and service. And a fantastic beer list. All types well represented. Evil Twin obviously a favourite. Many Imperial Stouts and barrel aged beers when I was there. Quite busy even at 3pm on a rainy January weekday. Hours of operation in TripAdvisor totally wrong. Check google.

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Thank Mintaka1976
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

While over from London in May we were taken to Tørst by a Brooklyn native beer expert! This place is for real craft beer connoisseurs. A small but very cool, nice looking bar with a good local crowd and a buzz about it. The drought beers are served from numbered taps on the back wall behind the bar so you... More 

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Thank discodaveio
Sydney, Australia
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4,916 reviews
2,760 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,802 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Not much of a beer drinker, prefer wines, but they take it very seriously here so if you want a guided lesson and learn to appreciate the vagaries of different tastes and styles, this would be the place to learn and enjoy.

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Thank RonWamberal
Bergen, Norway
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Tørst is a casual bar with a scandinavian-ish design. Wooden walls, and simple furniture. We enjoyed a nice confited duck sandwich with spicy cabbage and pickled cucumber, together with tasty beer that the staff recommended. A good stop to make when you're in Brooklyn.

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Thank Haakon A
Houston, Texas
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437 reviews
295 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Nice selection of beer. Friendly staff. Scandinavian decor. Narrow room - difficult to navigate the aisles when crowded. Nice scene.

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Thank cgny1fwd
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

You will almost miss this place walking down the street, but don't because it is definitely worth a stop! They have an awesome beer list including know beer distributors like Mikkeller and Evil Twin. Also they give you a choice on the pour size so you can try a variety. The decor is definitely Scandinavia with the wood work and... More 

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Thank Lissa3891
Munich, Germany
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179 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

They put the fancy into beers. Great selection of beers on tap and they all come out in fancy wine glasses. They know there beer there. Bartenders are professionals. Worth a visit,

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Thank Liav1616

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Danish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Manhattan Ave, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY 11222-3919
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-389-6034

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?