1.Penn Station â€“ â€“ Main waiting area under the sign.The out of Chatham ( out of Dover, Train #6632, Morristown Line) arrives in NY at .Buy an all day MTAFunPass from a machine or a newsstand.Take the #11 bus south on 9th Ave to West 18th St., walk west to the river.
2.Lunch – Chelsea Brewing Company, W. 18th Street and West Side Highway, Pier 59, Chelsea Piers (212) 336-6440.â€“ Leaving, walk east to 7th Ave and take the M20 down to the intersection of 7th Ave, Bleecker St. and Barrow Street.Go ¾ of a block east on Barrow.
3.Barrow Street Ale House — 15 Barrow Street (between West 4th and Bleecker).212.206.7302. Leaving, go back west on Barrow to Bleecker and 7th Ave, then one block south on Bleecker.
4.Blind Tiger – 281 Bleecker St. at Jones St. 212-462-4682.Opens .Leaving, go one block east on Jones, turn right onto W. 4th and go 1.5 blocks east.
5.Vol de Nuit â€“ 148 West 4th Street.212.979.2616Opens at Leaving, walk east on West 4th three blocks to Thompson.Turn right (south) and go 1 block.
6.The Half Pint â€“ 76 W. 3rd St and Thompson212-260-1088 to .Sister of Stout, and Fat Annie’s Truck Stop.Leaving, continue south one block to Bleecker turn left and go ½ block.
7.Peculier Pub â€“ 145 Bleecker (south of Washington square, north of Houston).212-353-1327 Opens .Leaving, walk ½ block east to LaGuardia, 1 block south to Houston.
8.Take #21 Bus across Houston to Christie (2nd Ave).Get off and walk one block south to Stanton, turn right and go ¼ block west.
9.Stanton Public â€“ 17 Stanton between Christie and Bowery 212-677-5555.Leaving, go east to Christie (called 2nd Ave north of Houston), turn left (north) one block to Houston, turn right (east) and go three short blocks to Allen/1st Ave.Turn left (north) and go 2.5 blocks on 1st Ave.
10.d.b.a., 41 1st Avenue (between 2nd and 3rd streets). (212) 475-5097. A clean winter coat for the homeless gets youa free pint!Leaving, walk north on 1st Avenue five full blocks to St. Marks, turn right (east) and go 1/2 block.
11.Hop Devil â€“ 129 St. Marks Place (off Avenue A), 212-533-4467.Leaving, go west 1.5 blocks to 2nd Ave, then turn left and go 1 block south to East 7th St.Turn right and go ¼ block west to Brewsky’s or BurpCastle.
12.Brewsky’s/Burp Castle â€“ 41 E. 7th St, between 2nd and 3rd Aves 212.982-4576.Burp has Belgian ales, Brewsky’s has a cute model train.If Vol de Nuit is closed, we do Belgian.Leaving, continue west on 7th Street.
13.McSorley’s Old Ale House — 15 East 7th Street, 212.473.9148.Order by â€œtwo’sâ€ for the best deal: â€œtwo lightâ€, â€œtwo darkâ€ or â€œtwo and twoâ€.Each 10 oz mug comes only about 2/3 full, so four is like a big pint.Leaving, go west to 3rd Avenue and catch the M101, M102 or M103 bus north to 19th St.
14.Paddy Maguire’s â€“ 237 3rd Ave (19th & 20th), Ed Lhotak’s friend’s brother’s bar.(212) 473-8407 Cash only.Leaving, get back on the bus up to 34th Street.Walk 3 avenues west to Madison, then two blocks north to 36th, then ½ block west.
15.The Ginger Man — 11 East 36th Street (between 5th and Madison). (212) 532-3740Leaving, go ½ block west to 5th Avenue, then two blocks south to 34th Street.
16.Heartland Brewery (EmpireStateBuilding)350 Fifth Avenue, 212-563-3433.Leaving, go one block west on 34th to 6th Ave then one block south to 33rd, then 1/3 block west.
17.Stout â€“ 128-135 West 33rd Street, 212-629-6191.If you’re still on your feet, go one block west to Penn Station and go home!
18.Chumley’s â€“ 86 Bedford.Leaving, walk south, turn left at corner onto Barrow, go two blocks (past 7th Ave to W. 4th Street, turn right and go 3.5 blocks (one block is very short).Just a walk by to pay our respects!
19.White Horse Tavern — 567 Husdon Street (West 11th).Memories of Dylan Thomas. A large, old-fashioned pub.Leaving, walk south on Hudson.
20.Drop Off Service â€“ 211 Avenue A (13th & 14th), 212-260-2914.Leaving, go two blocks west to 2nd Ave. walk to E. 30th.Alternatively, walk 1 block west to 1st Ave and take the M15 bus to 30th street, then walk west one block to 2nd Ave.
21.Waterfront Ale House — 540 2nd Avenue (at 30th Street).212.696.4104Leaving, walk north to 34th Street, west 4 blocks to Madison, two blocks north to 36th, turn left and go ½ block.
22.Ear Innâ€“ 326 Spring Street â€“ Historic sailors bar.Leaving, walk east to Hudson, take the #20 back north to near West 10th.This was pretty far to go on a cold day for one beer.
1.St. Marks Ale House
23.Heartland Brewery (Union Square), 35 Union Square West(212) 645-3400.Get back on IRT local to 33rd street.
24.Croxley Ales â€“ 28 Ave B between 2nd and 3rd streets
25.King’s Head Tavernâ€“ 222 East 14th Street.
26.Typhoon Brewery, 22 East 54th Street (at Madison Ave.), (212) 754-9006 CLOSED
27.Gramercy Tavern — 42 East 20th Street, between Broadway and Park
28.The Collins Bar â€“ 735 8th Ave at W. 46th Street, 212-541-4206Sister of Blind Tiger!
29.Heartland Brewery (Times Square)127 West 43rd St (Broadway) 10036 646-366-0235
30.The Other Room â€“ 143 Perry Street, 212-645-9758 Leaving, walk east to Hudson and turn south to W. 10th Street to pay our respects to the
31.Fat Annie’s Truck Stop â€“131 W. 33rd St at Sixth Ave 212-695-1122Same people as Stout, same block.