Whether you’re in the mood for a local craft beer, a specialty cocktail or a full-bodied wine, there are plenty of terrific Farmingdale bars to quench your thirst! To help narrow down your options when you head into town, here are three of the absolute best Farmingdale taverns and lounges for a night to remember.
Grab a Drink at these Three Farmingdale Bars
The Republic is Farmingdale’s Irish neighborhood pub where everyone, including first-time visitors, is treated like family. This warm and welcoming watering hole is the ideal place to grab a delicious meal, paired with a signature pint of Guinness.
The Republic has an extensive list of beers in cans, bottles and on tap. Not to mention, their menu consists of delicious comfort food and Irish-influenced gastropub fare, such as:
- Guinness Stout Chili
- Irish Nachos
- Irish Dip Sandwich
- Truffle Mac & Cheese
If you happen to stop by on a Tuesday, the pub hosts a trivia night from 8 pm to 10 pm. It’s free to enter and the team that wins goes home with great prizes!
The Dark Horse Tavern
Located in the heart of Farmingdale, The Dark Horse Tavern has been a prominent staple of the local nightlife scene since 2014. With over 26 rotating craft beer draught lines, fan-favorite wines and plenty of hand-made cocktails to choose from, there’s a little something for everyone.
The Dark Horse Tavern also has an amazing dinner menu, which offers dishes crafted with only the freshest local ingredients. Some of their most popular selections include:
- Firecracker Shrimp
- Braised Short Rib Cheesesteak
- Spicy Meatball Crock
- 21 Different Styles of Dark Horse Wings
Of course, their kitchen is open late-night. Stop by from noon to 7 pm on any day of the week for an out-of-this-world happy hour!
The Library Café derives its name from the former occupants of the building, the Farmingdale Public Library. Situated on Main Street in Farmingdale, this sophisticated, yet casual, bar and lounge has an approachable pub menu for all.
Their exquisite wood paneled interiors and new American design make this bar a popular destination for both lunch and dinner. Here are a few of their top menu selections:
- Honey Bourbon Glazed Salmon
- Marinated Flat Iron Steak
- 18-Hour Guinness Braised Beef Short Rib
- Korean BBQ Beef Tacos
- Southwest Chicken Spring Rolls
Stop by on the weekends for one of the best brunches in the area. In addition to their mouthwatering brunch favorites, you can enjoy unlimited mimosas and Bloody Mary’s for just $15 more.
If you’re looking to explore some new and exciting nightlife scenes in our area, look no further than these three fantastic Farmingdale bars.