4/19/13

Brass Monkey 銅猴子


Address: 166 FuXing North Road, Taipei; 台北市復興北路166號

MRT: Nanjing East Road Station

Hours:   Mon - Wed: 17:00 - 01:00
               Thu: 17:00 - 04:00
               Fri - Sat: 17:00 - 02:00
               Sun: 17:00 - 01:00

Brass Monkey is a well renowned expat party place in Taipei.   Located in the Najing East Road business district, Brass Monkey attracts a crown of old and young expats and locals alike.   

Brass Monkey has the stylings of a typical western bar and restaurant and has many TV's for which  regularily screen international local sporting events.  Brass Monkey also has fussball, pool tables and dart boards for the competitive minded.
By far their most popular weekly event is their Ladies night on Thursdays. Probably the best place in the city to party on a Thursday, the weekly event features free cocktails and entry for Ladies from 9-midnight (entry is free all night) and minimum charge only NT$150 for the guys. It's also their latest night with a DJ to spinning through until last call at 4:00am. In addition, Brass Monkey also has Salsa night on Tuesdays, which is very popular with local salsa enthusiasts. 

Brass monkey has a solid selection of liquors for cocktails or straight-up.  Their draft beer selection is very impressive, with eights taps of exceptional craft beer and an additional six taps of macro-brews. 

Brass Monkey is a decent pub that has a with a fun crowd.   Brass monkey is a good place to watch sports, have a tasty burger and beer, or party all night on a Thursday.  


Friendliness: 4 / 5

Ambiance: 3 / 5

Drink Selection: 3 / 3

Value: 2 / 3

Overall Impression: 3 / 4

Total: 15/ 20

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