10 Brooklyn Bars and Restaurants That Have Appeared on the Big Screen 


Irish Haven
5721 Fourth Avenue, Sunset Park
You may recognize this divey Irish pub from the scene in The Departed where Leonardo DiCaprio orders a cranberry juice and the gentleman beside him asks, "What, do you got your period?"


Brooklyn Ice House
318 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook
This Red Hook spot is the backdrop for a scene in The Adjustment Bureau when Matt Damon's character meets Anthony Mackie's character in a bar.


239 5th Avenue, Park Slope
(718) 623-3600
When Meryl Streep/Julia Child's sister joins her for lunch in Paris and introduces her to the wonders of brie, the scene is actually set in Brooklyn French bistro, Moutarde.


502 Henry Street, Carroll Gardens
(718) 596-3400
The façade has changed since Moonstruck was filmed in this space, once home to Cammareri Brothers Bakery, but you can see a piece of the old Cammareri Brothers sign hanging up on the wall inside Maybelle's.


Kitty Kiernan's
9715 3rd Ave, Bay Ridge
(718) 921-0217
In Spike Lee's The 25th Hour, Ed Norton's character is spending his last night of freedom prior to serving a prison sentence, and his father is the owner of this Irish pub.


Lenny's Pizza
1969 86th Street, Bay Ridge/Bensonhurst
(718) 946-1292
In the opening scene of Saturday Night Fever, John Travolta/Tony Manero grabs a double-decker pizza at Lenny's, which is still in business today.


253 Conover Street, Red Hook
(718) 625-8211
This Red Hook mainstay makes an appearance in 2012 Best Picture nominee Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.


Union Pool
Union Pool makes an appearance in Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist, but in the movie, it plays the part of "Brooklyn Pool."


Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street, Williamsburg
(718) 302-3770
The main character of indie film Wah Wo Dem is a skateboarder who hangs out at Pete's Candy Store before he sets sail on a cruise to Jamaica.


Music Hall of Williamsburg
66 North 6th Street
(718) 486-5400
Back when it was the less polished Northsix, the interior of 66 North 6th Street served as the rock club backdrop for the opening scene in Richard Linklater's School of Rock.

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