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Surf Bar

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139 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3201
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:30 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Seating, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic Frozen Cocktails

Delicious frozen mojitos and pain killers! They've also got a nice outdoor area. The sand on the floor is a nice touch and adds to the decor.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 11, 2015
Sarita M
via mobile
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has changed in the past year. I think it is the owner or chef. The sand is always nice and atmosphere is great but drinks were better and the food is now just bad. Sad but times have not been good to surf bar. Steak was terrible and expensive. Calamari was good tho. Drinks were weak and the... More 

Thank Robert T
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Love the Surf Bar !! Don't let the decor of this hidden gem fool you --- the food is legit, the drinks are yummy , and the staff is always attentive and friendly. There almost once a week - you can't beat this spot. Taco Tuesday!!!

Thank Andrea D
Level Contributor
13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Delicious frozen mojitos and pain killers! They've also got a nice outdoor area. The sand on the floor is a nice touch and adds to the decor.

Thank Sarita M
Hollywood, CA
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158 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

We stumbled upon this rad little bar while cruising the streets in Brooklyn. This is the perfect spot for beach meets dive bar lovers combo. The outside appears to be this little dive shack. Upon entering, you are greeted with a bit sign that reads ALOHA. You can't help but to want to remove your shoes, because the floor is... More 

Thank Wrldtraveler365
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

While I haven't had much food here besides fries, it is one of my favourite places to visit when in Brooklyn. The zombie drinks are extremely tasty and you only need 1 to get pretty tipsy. Very affordable option for drinks in an expensive neighbourhood! The sand floor throughout also makes you feel like you left NYC and landed on... More 

Thank butterfly1955
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This bar/restaurant has sand floors. it is cute and unique. the staff was friendly and the drinks were delicious. We didn't eat there, just stopped in for a drink. I would recommend it to anyone looking for appetizers and drinks. it's cute and fun.

Thank Bozema
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Wanna step your feet in the sand after long day of working ? This place is totally it. As a lightweight I always get pina colada which reminds me of the time I was in Puerto Rico. The foods are good, not great but definitely the place to hang with friends.

Thank krist28
Fort Lee
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37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

I love this place. Great music, food and service. Love going there in winter time because as soon as you walk in you feel in summer again with the music, sand and decoration.

Thank davidlopez1929
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The combination of surf imagery and the underground/indie vibe drew me in and the friendly staff kept me there. Was surprised that the floor was covered in sand to add to the beach feel. Bring flip flops and you'll fit right in, but my boots did the job too. Prices were competitive. Piped in music was good. Plenty of reggae,... More 

Thank PopeBiff
Brooklyn, New York
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116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Came here for a drink with my wife at the weekend. When I used to live in the neighborhood I always walked by but never went in. It was hot outside and I wanted a beer and my wife wanted a tropical drink. Pretty cool inside the floors are all sandy which confused be a little when I first walked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 139 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-3201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: 718-302-4441

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
11:00 am - 12:30 am

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