Ginger’s

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85 Very Good

Unpretentious lesbian watering hole for billiards and a slammin’ juke.

363 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn, NY, 11215

718-788-0924

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The lowdown

Ginger’s looks like a grubby old-timers’ joint, with a long wooden bar up front and a pool table in the back room. But with the ladies in control, this unpretentious lesbian and gay watering hole is cleaner, brighter, and all-inclusive. Now that the Slope’s nightlife has been discovered by the area’s sapphic population, it’s the Manhattan girls who are forced to schlep out to Kings County for a good time (not the other way around), plus a backyard.

What you need to know

DrinksFull Bar

Noise LevelCivilized