Sea Witch

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78 Solid

One-stop maritime pub with a beautiful space, a 20-tap roster, and a menu stocked with bread and meat.

703 Fifth Ave., Brooklyn, NY, 11215

347-227-7166

http://seawitchnyc.com

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The lowdown

Sea Witch easily wins the Greenwood Heights’ high-design prize, but it’s also got the area’s best draught selection and a sturdy sandwich menu. The décor follows a nautical theme that starts with a ship’s-stern facade and ends with a wall mural tribute to tipsy deep-sea sirens, and there’s also refashioned anchor-chain bar stools, a front-wall nook that doubles as a pine-wood cabin, and a bar-back saltwater fish tank. A generous backyard space off the starboard bow will draw crowds, weather permitting; what evening wouldn’t be better with a crispy burger and an upstate ale under the night sky?

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