Having a disability should never hinder you from enjoying a night out, so we suggest checking out these inclusive spots below!
The Well is a beer hall and events venue! On any day you can see an episode of RuPaul’s Drag race or a live show. The Well features an ADA handicap accessible elevator at the main entrance and an ADA bathroom in the main bar.
Roberta’s is a hip Italian restaurant with a rustic feel, creating an atmosphere perfect for first dates or group dinners. They have also just installed a ramp, making it super wheelchair accessible.
House of yes
House of Yes is a Brooklyn staple, featuring a variety of performances and immersive party events. Also, queer friendly. They are able to arrange seating for persons with disabilities upon request and all entrances and spaces are mentioned to be single-level. Email [email protected] for more detailed information.
Elsewhere is a live music and party venue located in a converted warehouse in Bushwick. They have three separate spaces and a rooftop opening again in the spring! Elsewhere is wheelchair accessible, but some areas do require an escort for elevator access. Reserved seating or viewing areas can be arranged upon request. Email them at [email protected] prior to arriving, to receive extra assistance if needed.
Bushwick Public House
Bushwick Public House is a local watering hole and coffee shop, ultimately a hybrid venue offering a pool table, open mics and music shows. They have indicated on Yelp that they are wheelchair accessible.
If you are a fan of beer, Grimm Ales is for you! This Brooklyn based brewery and restaurant is located in East Williamsburg and has over 10 draft beers available, bottle-conditioned oak-aged sour beers, and more! They notate clearly on their website that they are wheelchair accessible here.
Brooklyn Cider House
This family-owned cider house offers quality cider made in-house, a bar and restaurant. The entire floor plan is wheelchair accessible but make sure to call them ahead of time for a reservation!
The Footlight Bar
The Footlight Bar is a bar and performance venue located in Ridgewood that offers live music, comedy shows, as well as drink and draws! They have a wheelchair ramp and handicap bathroom available on site!
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