TÝrst (Torst) | Brooklyn, New York
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TÝrst (Torst)
World Class based on 76 ratings
Type: Bar

615 Manhattan Ave
Brooklyn, New York United States 11222 [ print map ]
718 389 6034

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Hours: Sun - Wed 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM; Thu-Sat 12:00 PM - 3:00 AM


Mayor: jredmond (9) | Affiliated user(s) here Jeppe, kmercado | Taps: 21 | Bottles: 150-200


TÝrst (Torst)

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Beer Available At TÝrst (Torst) (arranged by most recent)
Evil Twin Molotov Lite 96, Central Waters Kosmyk Charlies Y2K Catastrophe Ale 98, Thirsty Dog Wulver 99, Evil Twin Mosaic Single Hop Imperial India Pale American Wheat Lager 97, Prairie Artisan Ales Christmas Bomb! 98, Other Half In Absentia Luci , Other Half Indian Ladder Farms Stout , Evil Twin Falco IPA 96, Evil Twin Femme Fatale Blanc 98, Other Half Doug Cascadian Dark Ale 86, Other Half Hopídeded , Against the Grain Kamen Knuddeln 68, Midnight Sun Berserker 100, Ninkasi Dawn of the Red India Red Ale 92, Pretty Things Baby Tree 95, Other Half Experimental 06300 Stout , Perennial / Evil Twin Loomi Weisse 79, Evil Twin Nomader Weisse 88, Evil Twin I Love You With My Stout 99, Cigar City Cider and Mead Hard Cider 88
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76 reviews for TÝrst (Torst)
 Ambiance  88%
 Service  88%
 Selection  92%
 Food  85%
 Value  77%
 Overall  91%
 Rating  99%
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88
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
tgncc  (82) Bellmore, New York | August 13, 2013
Awesome place!! The atmosphere is a little modern looking, not like an old pub, with granite bar top and stools. The service was awesome, very attentive, with a staff that was very enthusiastic and knowledgable about beer. Incedible selection, both draft and bottle. Decent prices overall, especially for this expensive area. They offer 5, 8 and 14 oz. pours of each beer. great place.
94
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 9/10   OVERALL 19/20
rejtable  (132) Ontario | August 10, 2013
What a spot. 20+ taps well mixed. Speakeasy meets Scandinavia vibe. Great bottle list. Here in middle of the day so not sure how crazy it would be. But great all around spot.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 18/20
nbutler11  (316) Phoenix, Arizona | July 21, 2013
Oh my! From the decor to the tap handles to the tap list to the staff, this place has incredible taste. Canít wait to return to NYC when they have food. Definitely world class. Keep up the great work!
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 19/20
MannyGoldberg  (8) The big bad LDN, England | July 17, 2013
As far as overall experience goes this blows every other beer bar Iíve been to out of the water. Light years ahead of everything else in New York and all the European places Iíve visited. Super friendly staff, beautiful decor and nothing but hits on the tap list. Canít wait to return.
80
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 4/10   OVERALL 16/20
DiarmaidBHK  (739) Lewisburg, Pennsylvania | July 14, 2013
Going to Torst was certifying,yuan unforgettable experience. The place has no exterior sign so it took a few minutes to find it. The interior looks like something out of an ikea catalog,mots of bleached wood and uncomfortable furniture, which is not surprising given its Nordic origins. The bathroom is coed but thats neither here nor there for Brooklyn. Apparently there are plans to develop a back room as a restaurant bit it wasnít open when I visited. They have 21 taps regulated by a contraption that looks like it was borrowed from the set of 2010. I was surprised that ony 2 of the 21 taps were evil twin but they have a lot of variety and certainíy somethings that arenít common elsewhere. The bottle list had way more evil twin and other goodies. I like that beers were available in 8 ounce pours which encourages tasting more varieties. The prices were hit or miss. The staff seemed to be passionate about beer and made some good suggestions. I think Iíll come back during the day when I heard it was less crowded.
88
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
bob_w  (51) new york, New York | July 3, 2013| Updated July 4, 2013
it can be pricey, but then, itís NYC. wait -- itís greenpoint!!! anyway, they manage to get some pretty remarkable beers on tap.
90
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 18/20
j12601  (285) Poughkeepsie, New York | June 20, 2013
Iíve been here a couple of times now, each time with a group of friends. This certainly seems the kind of place you want to go with a few people. Not to say I wouldnít go here alone, Iíd just rather go with others as the tap list and bottle list are rather daunting and it makes it very nice to be able to order a few things and share them. First time here there were 10-15 of us and it never seemed to present a problem for the servers and they continued to be super friendly and helpful all the way through. The dťcor is sort of a lightly refined sauna. Lots of wood on the walls but enough modern aspects mixed in to make it feel very welcoming. For a small long place with windows only at the front, it never seemed overly dark, perhaps due to the huge (and well lit) behind the length of the bar. That is one of the only tough things at times, the taplist is written on the mirror and can be a bit tough to read at times. The tap list both times Iíve been here has been solid, lots of Evil Twin, some Mikkel, and some other interesting stuff. Plenty of new things to try each time, and often more than I could get through in a day, even sharing pours (a lot of them tend toward the bigger side). The bottle list is nice as well, offering a lot of harder to come by Evil Twin stuff, and smaller batch things. While there may have been things like Blabaer or other crazy things on the bottle list at one point, that is not the reason to come here. Thatís more of a unexpected bonus if there happens to be something like that on, but donít count on it, and certainly donít come just for that. Come for the lists (tap and bottle) full of things that may be equally hard to come by, just not as well known or talked about. And get the Danish bread. Seriously. Get a few orders of it. That stuff is incredible.
94
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 14/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
salvaticas  (20) , | May 23, 2013
Nice ambiance, they certainly put a lot of work into it. The bar itself is beautiful. I didnít go in the back room, I just wish the main room was a little larger and lighter. I thought the service was great, they had lots of bartenders on hand so I never had to wait. Part of me wishes they had table service but if the bar service is always that good it doesnít matter. The selection was obviously amazing; the most unique beer list iíve ever seen. They did a really good job of including everything from very low ABV to very high, and lots of variety with styles. Perhaps maybe a little heavy on the porter/stouts, especially given it was late spring. Others have complained about the value but I didnít think it was that bad. Welcome to new york! I also like the ability to get 8oz pours. I have to give this place a 20 overall though, just for the pure ridiculousness of it. A great addition to BK and a great effort.
100
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 10/10   SELECTION 15/15   FOOD 10/10   VALUE 8/10   OVERALL 20/20
craftbk  (2) Brooklyn, Alabama | May 17, 2013
Hands down one of the best beer bars in NYC and the world. With an ever changing selection of world class beers, TÝrst strives for nothing short of excellence. Definitely worth the visit to Greenpoint.
92
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE 7/10   OVERALL 19/20
luttonm  (154) Seattle, Washington | May 14, 2013
What a fantastic bar. Absolute attention to detail in the design and set up of their beer system, generous and intriguing beer list, more or less reasonable prices. Great that theyíll do smaler pours so you can try more things. The neighborhood attracts a lot of hipsters but on an afternoon we were able to get a large table up front and take our time to enjoy. Canít wait to come back when the restaurant opens. Immediately a favorite spot, though I imagine this can get crowded and overrun. Still, a destination place in NYC

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