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Dog lovers, AWAKE!

Among only a handful of dog-friendly bars in NYC! I usually tuck in for a martini whenever I walk... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
Joel A
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New York City, New York
Drinks after work

Great place to meet with friends to kick back. Extensive beer selection and a pretty good cider or... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Paul J
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2 Mar 2018
“Dog lovers, AWAKE!”
26 Aug 2018
“You have to like dogs”
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Only come her if you don't mind dogs or beer. I thought the beer was on the expensive side - I guess the price you pay for being able to be with your dog. I would return - with dog

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Among only a handful of dog-friendly bars in NYC! I usually tuck in for a martini whenever I walk my baby, Selwyn, in the early evening and Nettie, Morgan, et.al., never bungle it. I was quite surprised that I could take my baby boy inside...More

Thank Joel A
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We were in here 3 different nights on our trip to NYC at the end of March! This was about a 10 minute walk from our lodging. This spot had two things I wanted: 1. Happy Hour 2. Dog Friendly Yes, a pet friendly bar!...More

Thank NYCaliKara
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Great place to meet with friends to kick back. Extensive beer selection and a pretty good cider or two. Very dog friendly, guess they make for cheap wingmen. Patio in back adds a lot to the place and bartenders all seem to like what their...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 11 February 2017

As soon as you walk through the door.....you get dog. dog smell. dog bark. hipsters w/ dogs. It's killing what was one of the first "good beers" bars. PS...the music is too loud.

Thank Sam E
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Went there to try some new beers. Awesome selection, from the looks of it the cocktails appeared good as well. Pretty cool that it's a dog-friendly place as well. Will definitely come back soon.

Thank Dev S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

great atmosphere..with a real chill vibe..interesting crowd … plus you can even bring your dog in if you please …. had a great time …. great prices for beer too.

Thank rohit j
Reviewed 20 May 2016

The whole time we were in DBA they were playing 90's grunge music - I was so happy! The bartender (self-appointed cicerone) was very knowledgeable about the huge beer list. He was able to take a handful of comments from us and lead us to...More

Thank AFmack
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Great place. Great atmosphere. Great selection and happy hour specials. Really friendly staff. I would be a local if I lived near.

Thank Hannah K
Reviewed 12 December 2013

We found this bar in a review listing and we liked the look of it so thought we'd seek it out. It didn't disappoint! The selection of beer, lager and spirits was fantastic and our host, Sacha couldn't have been more generous and helpful. The...More

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