From Schwarzwald with Love

Authentic German home style cooking


Oktoberfest is upon us!

Four weeks of celebration! From Saturday 9/22 until Saturday 10/13 both locations will feature decorations, beer specials and a new 4-course family-style meal. And each weekend we are throwing a massive Oktoberfest party with a keg-tapping ceremonies (free beer!) and a mug-holding competitions with prizes.

Don your finest pair of Lederhosen, gather your friends, and come celebrate the time-honored Oktoberfest tradition of drinking great beer from giant glasses in the company of your favorite people!

opening party Fort Greene - live music

Saturday 9/22 at 9pm, Fort Greene location

Live performances by Brooklyn's favorite Balkan brass funk band Slavic Soul Party!, keg-tapping ceremony (with free beer from the first keg!), mug-holding competition with $100 prizes & lederhosen selfie challenge with $50 prize.

Come in your best Oktoberfest outfit to participate in the Dirndl & Lederhosen selfie challenge!

Tier 1 Ticket: $14, includes cover for live band, keg tapping ceremony with free beer from first keg. This ticket will be $20 at the door.

Tier 2 Ticket: $24, (includes Tier 1 plus 1L of Hofbrau beer and participation in the mug holding contest. Participants may keep the glass mug, 2 winners each win a $50 BFB gift card. Separate competitions for men and women. This ticket will be $35 at the door.

Oktoberfest Weekend parties

Saturday 9/29 at 8pm, Smith Street

Saturday 10/6 at 8pm, Smith Street

Saturday 10/13 at 8pm, Fort Greene

each party will feature a keg-tapping ceremony (with free beer from the first keg!) & mug-holding competition with $100 prizes

No cover, but reservations highly recommended


LocationS & HOURS

Fort Greene
733 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217

(718) 935-0300
Email Fort Greene Location

M-Th  10am – 12am
F          10am –  1am
Sa        9am –  1am
Su        9am - 12am

Smith Street
181 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

(718) 522-1806
Email Smith Street Location

M-F      11am – 11pm
Sa         9am –  11pm
Su         9am – 12am






We are happy to take reservations, even for large groups.
Please use the Resy link below to make reservations for up to 10 people for dinner or weekend brunch. For larger reservations and for weekday lunch please call or email us. 

For tickets to our Oktoberfest events, please see the About tab of this website


Fort Greene
(718) 935-0300

Smith Street
(718) 522-1806