December, 2012

Our roving Bartoonist toasts the Clover Club

Bar Scrawl: In his 100th edition of Bar Scrawl, Bill Roundy reviews one of Brooklyn’s most acclaimed watering holes. Comment.

Our roving Bartoonist reviews Williamsburg’s newest gay bar

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy — The Brooklyn Paper’s artistic drinking critic — says there’s loud music, lots of dancing, and a great happy hour. Comments (3).

Our roving Bartoonist teaches you how to find whiskey in the Navy Yard

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy — The Brooklyn Paper’s artistic drinking critic — tours a distillery in the borough’s manufacturing hub. Comments (3).

November, 2012

Our roving Bartoonist discovers a cocktail spot in Gowanus

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy — The Brooklyn Paper’s artistic drinking critic — stumbles upon a Third Avenue watering hole that serves up classics and some original creations. Comment.

Bartoonist checks in on Red Hook

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shows his support for businesses hit by Hurricane Sandy — and here’s how you can help, too! Comments (1).

Our roving Bartoonist finds a place to enjoy movies with a brew

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy — The Brooklyn Paper’s artistic drinking critic — has discovered an establishment where you can rent DVDs and enjoy alcohol. Comments (1).

Our roving Bartoonist discovers a new Kensington gastro pub

Bar Scrawl: In the second cartoon review of this week’s Bill Roundy double feature, our drinking illustrator scopes out Hamilton’s. Comment.

Our roving Bartoonist finds a buzzing little bar near the BQE

Bar Scrawl: Hurricane Sandy coverage got in the way of last week’s Bar Scrawl, so this week we’re making up for it by giving readers two straight days of Bill Roundy’s legendary illustrated drinking reviews. Check back tomorrow to see Roundy’s take on another new bar! Comments (7).

October, 2012

Our roving Bartoonist finds a bit of England in Bushwick

Bar Scrawl: Fancy cocktails get Roundy’s seal of approval at this cute Wilson Avenue joint. Comments (5).

Our roving Bartoonist discovers a wine bar that gives out free sherry

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy tips you off to one of Park Slope’s hottest hangouts — and one of its best deals. Comments (1).

Bartoonist finds Bushwick bar where everyone knows your name

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator Bill Roundy finds a watering hole filled with friendly regulars and cheap beer in cans. Comments (8).

The method behind our bartoonist’s awesomeness

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator Bill Roundy reveals the tricks of his trade. Comments (3).

September, 2012

Bartoonist finds a deal at Pork Slope

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator does well at Park Slope’s new meatopia. Comments (1).

Bartoonist checks out a cocktail and wine bar in Williamsburg

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator tries out the experimental cocktails at the Counting Room. Comments (6).

Our roving Bartoonist finds bar with cheap beer — and free pizza!

Bar Scrawl: Bill Roundy tips you off to one of his Greenpoint standbys. Comments (1).

Bartoonist checks out a German beerhall in Park Slope.

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a warehouse-turned-beerhall. Comments (3).

August, 2012

Bartoonist meditates on Bushwick’s new yoga-influenced bar

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a watering hole that’s also a yoga studio. Comments (4).

Bartoonist checks out new Greenwood Heights beer garden

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a giant new beer garden with a three-lane bocce court, some strollers, and lots of bros. Comments (9).

Bartoonist checks out Williamsburg’s newest beer bar

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator shares his thoughts on a new pub with a hammerhead shark. Yes, this bar has a hammerhead shark. Comments (1).

Bartoonist takes a dive into this Gowanus-centric watering hole

Bar Scrawl: Our drinking illustrator likes the cheap beer and cocktails, dislikes the mosquitos. Comments (9).

Bartoonist reviews boro’s newest waterfront drinking spot

Bar Scrawl: Our roving illustrator tests the waters at the Brooklyn Beach Shack in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Comments (1).

July, 2012

Bartoonist shares his thoughts on Vinegar Hill’s newest hangout

Bar Scrawl: Our roving illustrator discovers a charming new wine bar in one of the borough’s quietest neighborhoods. Comments (3).

New Clinton Hill bar has old-time look, fancy mixed drinks

Bar Scrawl: Our roving bartoonist discovers a hard-to-find watering hole with some quirky cocktails. Comment.

Cheap beer and a cool piano at this new Columbia Street watering hole

Bar Scrawl: Our roving bartoonist finds what might be Brooklyn’s folksiest bar. Comment.

June, 2012

Bartoonist checks out hip watering hole inside former Slope dive

Bar Scrawl: This week, Bill Roundy shares his thoughts — and illustrations! — about the Owl Farm Bar, a new bar inside the space that was once Harry Boland’s Pub. Comments (1).

The bartoonist reviews Williamsburg’s newest waterfront watering hole

Bar Scrawl: This week, Bill Roundy finds cocktails and fans at the new bar Donna Comment.

Does Excelsior excel? Our bartoonist finds out

Bar Scrawl: This week, Bill Roundy checks out the Fifth Avenue watering hole. Comments (1).

Our bartoonist visits a Brooklyn classic

Bar Scrawl: This week, Bill Roundy takes on the legendary Brooklyn Inn. Comment.

Our drinking illustrator finds an artsy bar with a carpentry theme

Bar Scrawl: The Brooklyn Paper’s bartoonist Bill Roundy drops in on the Bushwick watering hole Tradesman. Comments (3).

May, 2012

Our comic-style review of Brooklyn’s newest beer gardnen

Bar Scrawl: The Brooklyn Paper’s bartoonist Bill Roundy scopes out Dekalb Market. Comment.

New Slope bar looks like your mom’s living room in the 1970s

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist finds a watering hole that reminds him of his past. Comments (4).

Williamsburg dive bar is a little naughty

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist visits a pub that keeps condoms, lubricants, and adult diapers behind the bar. Comments (1).

This Windsor Terrace bar wins big

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist finds his go-to spot for drinks and grub on Prospect Park West. Comments (4).

April, 2012

The Tea Lounge isn’t just for tots

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist discovers that Park Slope’s coffee mainstay is good for more than just java. Comment.

Bikes and brews — in one bar!

Bar Scrawl: This Fort Greene bar combines two things Brooklynites love: bicycles and drinking. Comment.

A visit to the ‘Fort’

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist hits Park Slope’s new meat — and cocktail — castle. Comment.

This W’burg bar is ‘Rich’

Bar Scrawl: Our bartoonist samples a new Union Avenue watering hole. Comment.

March, 2012

Geeks rule at this Bushwick bar

Bar Scrawl: At this superheroic watering hole, comics are king. Comments (1).

This bar is a beaut

Bar Scrawl: Here’s one Park Slope watering hole where you can really feel fashionable. Comment.

‘Park’ it in Crown Heights

Bar Scrawl: A beer bar — with burgers up front! Comment.

February, 2012

‘Iron’ fist!

Bar Scrawl: Down a few cocktails at Greenpoint’s newest watering hole. Comment.

Tap this!

Bar Scrawl: A bar boasting the best of Brooklyn’s brews. Comments (2).

January, 2012

Greenpoint’s newest beer shop

Bar Scrawl: It’s beer o’clock at Greenpoint’s newest bar and growler shop. Comments (3).

It’s time to ‘Pig’ out

Bar Scrawl: Our sketchiest correspondent checks out an upscale cocktail and fondue bar in Carroll Gardens. Comment.

White and red at Owl’s head

Bar Scrawl: A new wine bar opens up in Bay Ridge. Comments (2).

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