Montero’s


73 Atlantic Avenue
NY 11201
Brooklyn Heights


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The cloudy glass blocks and unreliable neon sign out front may not look alluring, but inside this dive bar you’ll find a ton of history and an old-fashioned, unfussy, laid-back vibe. The space was once a longshoremen’s hangout, opening at 8:30am for dockworkers getting off their overnight shifts back in the 1950s. Today its history lives on with a different type of clientele—karaoke nights reign—but the crowds still come for the old-school ambiance.

Photo: Kate Glicksberg
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  • Good for Groups
  • Cash Only
  • $
  • Bar

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