Transit Directions

Walk from Subway

train to Carroll Street.
Walk west on 1st Place (it will become Summit St). Cross over BQE. Continue down Summit St to Columbia St. Make a left. Jalopy is two blocks down Columbia St.

Subway and Bus

Option 1: trains to Boro Hall. Walk South on Court St to Atlantic Avenue. On Atlantic Ave, take the B61 towards Ikea/Red Hook. Get off on Summit and Columbia Sts. Continue down Columbia St. two blocks to Jalopy.

Option 2: to Jay St/Metrotech. Catch B61 to Ikea/Red Hook on Smith St. between Fulton & Livingston. Follow above directions.

From Manhattan

Take Brooklyn Bridge. Continue down Adams St. Make a right onto Atlantic Ave. At Columbia St. (4th light) make a left. Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE From North and West

Take BQE to Atlantic Avenue Exit. Make left at the light (Columbia St). Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE from South and East

Take BQE to Hamilton Avenue Exit. Continue straight off exit. The first right after the traffic light is Columbia St. Jalopy is on the right half way down the block.

Private Events at Jalopy Tavern

The Jalopy Tavern would love to host your party, be it a small gathering of friends, a birthday party, wedding or film shoot. Here we present some guidelines to help you plan your event. For inquiries, please contact us at

Rental Options

We have a wonderful outdoor seating area, perfect for a sunny day or warm evening party. The space can be yours exclusively, if you chose to rent the backyard. You can simply rent the space, and have your guests order from the bartender, you can hire your own waitress, and you can either bring in your own food or have it catered by our kitchen.

For a larger or winter event, one can rent out the entire tavern, and have the space reserved for you and your guests. You can work with the Jalopy Tavern staff to create your drink and food selections, to fit your tastes and budget. We can provide options including open bar, open well bar or cash bar for private events.


Our kitchen will happily cater your event! See our list of appetizers (either passed or stationary) and platters below.


Shrimp and Scallop Ceviche on Plantain Chips 2 dozen @ $120

Goat Cheese stuffed Pequillo Peppers 2 dozen @ $80

Tomato and Mozzarella skewers with pesto 2 dozen @ $70

Fried Shrimp Po’Boy Crostini 2 dozen @ $90

Pulled Pork Johnny Cakes 2 dozen @ $80

Deep Fried Mac-n-Cheese Bites 2 dozen @ $70

Cheese Burger Sliders 2 dozen @ $80

Mini Brownies 2 dozen @ $70

Mini chocolate bread puddings 2 dozen @ $70

PLATTERS, $35 per Person

Southern Fried Chicken

Chicken and Sausage Jambalaya

Carolina Pulled Pork

Roasted Vegetable Penne

Mac and Cheese

Collard Greens

Corn on the Cob

Herb Roasted Potatoes

Roasted Vegetable Medley

Tossed salad with apples, walnuts and blue cheese

Arugula Salad with French Green Beans



There are a number of options for your drink selections. Your beverages must be purchased through us, as required by state law. The Jalopy Tavern has 16 tap beers, four red and three white wines, and a wide selection of well, call and premium alcohol. We can provide bloody marys, mimosas and other specialty cocktails. Some options follow:

  1. A full open bar. Our rates are the following: $18/person for one hour, $34/person for two hours, $50/person for three hours, $60/person for four hours, and $64/person for five hours.
  2. A well open bar. We serve high end well selections, with Sobieski Vodka, Evan Williams Whiskey, Durango Tequilla and El Durado White and Dark Rums.  The Well Open bar includes our beers and wines as well. Our rates are the following: $12/person for one hour, $20/person for two hours, $26/person for three hours, $30/person for four hours, and $32/person for five hours.
  3. You may elect to have a cash bar where guests can purchase their own beverages.



We welcome people playing acoustic music together in the backyard until midnight. If you are renting out the Tavern, and wish to have live music, we can provide sound equipment, and a sound engineer. Please contact us ( for rates and terms. If you rent the Tavern and wish to have a DJ or your own playlists, those options are agreeable as well.


We request a 50% deposit of the rental fee to secure the date. In the case of cancellation, the deposit will be refunded at 50% up to two months before the event. After that, the deposit is non-refundable.


Whichever option you chose, we will add an 18% gratuity on the beverage charge to cover our bartending staff.