Now that the warm weather has descended upon us, Long Islanders are beating the heat by kicking back with a cool beverage at one of our many local bars. In a town like Franklin Square, there are plenty of great watering holes with ice cold drinks and good times to keep you busy all summer long. If you find yourself in the area this summer, pop into one of these fantastic Franklin Square bars.
Ollie’s Guide to the Top Franklin Square Bars
Palomino’s Restaurant & Bar
For over 15 years, Palomino’s Restaurant & Bar has been serving delicious food and out-of-this-world cocktails to the Franklin Square community. This vibrant American bistro with an Italian flare offers fine dining in a fun, lively atmosphere.
What to Expect
At this Franklin Square bar, food and drink go hand-in-hand. In fact, Palomino’s selection of local and international cuisines and beverages pair extremely well together. Here are some of their most popular dishes:
- Maryland Seafood Cakes
- Blue Point Oysters on the Half Shell
- Tuna Tacos
- Sweet Pear Salad
- Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
Palomino’s also has several great drink specials throughout the week. For instance, on Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., two draft beers are available for the price of one. On Thursdays, ladies can enjoy half-priced appetizers and martinis until 10 p.m.
Murph’s Restaurant and Pub
Murph’s Restaurant and Pub is a family owned-and-operated Irish pub that has been serving delicious pub fare and 100 different kinds of beer from all over the world since 1988. Whether you’re craving a sweet and savory Sunday brunch, or pub fare on a weekday night, there’s only one place to go: Murph’s!
From juicy burgers to fresh salads, Murph’s has something for everyone. They prepare every meal from scratch using only the freshest local ingredients. When you visit, make sure to try one of their signature dishes:
- Corned Beef Platter
- Shepherd’s Pie
- Boneless Breaded Pork Chops
- Romanian Skirt Steak
- Turkey Reuben
Murph’s puts customer satisfaction at the top of their priority list and it shows. They have a friendly wait staff, a talented crew of chefs, and personable bartenders who are willing to make your experience unforgettable.
Brews Brothers Grille
On any given day, there are three things you can always say about Brews Brothers Grille—the grill is sizzling, the taps are flowing, and good times are being had by all.
Brews Brothers Grille offers a selection of 20 ice-cold beers on tap, plus over 30 other bottled beers and ciders. Not to mention, their grub is unlike any you’ll find at the other Franklin Square bars on the list. Some of their top dishes include:
- Baby Back Ribs
- BBG’s Famous Buffalo Wings
- Bang-Bang Shrimp Tacos
- Herb-Grilled Chicken Sandwich
- Grilled NY Strip Steak
If you’re looking for a Franklin Square bar with cold drinks and delicious food to match, then Brews Brothers Grille is the place for you.
Come out to Franklin Square to indulge in some summer fun at three of the very best bars on all of Long Island!