Location: 660 Fulton St.
Ambiance: Old-school Brooklyn favorite
Best deal: $1 off every drink

Frank's is a long-time Fort Greene establishment known for its Motown dance parties and reasonably-priced bar. Happy hour runs from 3 to 6 p.m. and knocks a buck off every drink on the menu. In a neighborhood where new bars and restaurants open every other week, Frank's keeps the soul of Fort Greene alive and kicking.