This place delivers the feel of a German festival every day of the year, and reeks of authenticity. Before you hit the rest on this list, set the bar high with the very first to grace the boroughs with its presence.
Huge liter mugs to make sure your glass is never dry? Check. Polka band? Check. Long cafeteria-style tables that allow you to talk to everyone from a lead singer of a sh*tty band to a Brooklyn native of 40 years? You got it.
We knew from first glance that Studio Square was going to be a little different from most biergartens. After all, they spell it “beer garden,” the way most of us spelling bee champions think it’s spelled.
La Bierria is located atop the two Italian fat guy’s cash register known to everyone else as Eataly. The entrance is located in a tucked away corner of Eataly’s ground floor, which can easily be missed without the guidance of a trusty employee.