Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Claim a minglefriendly table in the huge, tree-canopied garden (open year-round) at this authentically Czech biergarten.
Time Out New York
Make the trip to Astoria to go to a legendary outdoor beer garden
Congratulations, you've found one of Esquire's Best Bars in America. We recommend getting a pitcher of Staropramen with Saturday brunch.
Open 91 years, this is the granddaddy of NY beer gardens. Leafy "Bohemka," as Czech expats call it, packs up to 1,000 beer swillers on warm days. Don't miss the dumplings and Staropramen lager.
Bon Appetit Magazine
Get $10 pitchers during happy hour Mondays, Tues and Wed
Plopping down at a picnic table here from midday to the evening hours is just about the best summer activity.
Seating is plentiful, the drink list features a fair share of low-alcohol brews, and traditional Czech food is available to soak up some of that booze. What is there not to love about this bierhaus?
Time Out New York
There are many imitators, but this is the one true, traditional beer garden in New York. Its beer selection isn't huge, and mainly skews to imports, naturally, but the atmosphere is one of a kind.
Order hennepin beer...strongest beer they have, 7.7% alcohol.
Some of the superior beers now on tap are the citrusy Franziskaner Weissbier and the White Aphro, which has strong lavender notes, as servers warn men who order it.
The New Yorker
NYCs oldest beer garden, with some of the freshest Pilsner Urquell weve found in the city.
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden is the last remaining original beer garden in New York. Escape the city without leaving the city.
Go early and stake your claim to an area
Owned and managed by an organization dedicated to preserving the areas Czech and Slovak communities, this Astoria institution serves up serious beer and bratwurst.
The last original remaining beer garden in all of NYC where there were once 800! Great for happy hour after work - get there early at 6pm to grab a bench before sunset!
Ignore all the noise you hear in these tips. Bottom line: best beer garden in Astoria. Good beer and good crowd. It gets crowded and loud so get your kids out by 6-ish. Still a great time.
The oldest beer garden in New York City! Go for the live music, pitchers of cold Czech beer and fresh grilled Klobasa.
The Corcoran Group
Get off at Astoria Blvd and walk 1 block North for the closest subway stop.
The original house of Czech in Astoria, New York the atmosphere is friendly and the suds are cold.
NYC 's oldest beer garden. A great place to spend some time with your friends over a beer.