There's more to these neighborhoods than overpriced tourist traps.
Hannah Albertine, Bryan Kim & Carina FinnJuly 20, 2022
All the restaurant motivation you need to finish your run across one of NYC’s bridges.
Matt TervoorenSeptember 4, 2019
Carina FinnJuly 20, 2022
Thai Sidewalk is a street cart just a block away from the Dumbo waterfront that makes an excellent $20 lobster roll.
The Osprey isn’t just another overpriced waterfront restaurant in Dumbo. The food here is legitimately good.
Carina FinnJuly 7, 2022
One of our favorite restaurants in Brooklyn, especially in the summer when their back garden is in full swing. Bring some bug spray, eat a pork chop.
Written byChris Stang
Gran Electrica serves simple, excellent Mexican food and creative cocktails. It also has a great back patio.
Celestine feels pretty casual, but this Mediterranean spot is on the water in Dumbo and has excellent views.
Team InfatuationJanuary 8, 2022
Vodega is a Pan-Latin vegan bodega in Dumbo with awesome sandwiches.
Marisel SalazarSeptember 23, 2021
The opening marks the second taproom location from the formerly nomadic brewery.
Hannah AlbertineJune 3, 2021
The Dumbo location of Shake Shack is right across the street from Brooklyn Bridge Park. Order to-go and eat your burger in the park.
Pedro’s is a casual Mexican spot in Dumbo that’s a good option for snacks and margaritas after work.
The Gatehouses at Kings County Distillery is an outdoor patio where you can taste flights of whiskey.
Matt TervoorenJune 1, 2018
Harriet’s is a hotel rooftop bar in Dumbo with some of the best views in the city.
If you’re looking for a quiet place to drink after work Dumbo, try 68 Jay St. It’s a little spot that sort of feels like a living room.
Bryan KimMay 18, 2018
Brooklyn Heights Social Club is an upscale cocktail bar at the top of 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge.
Bryan KimFebruary 26, 2018
Brooklyn Roasting Company has a big loft with good pastries and plenty of seating a block from the East River in Dumbo.
Matt TervoorenJanuary 10, 2018
Westville’s Dumbo spot is just as good for a quick and healthy meal as the other locations, with the added bonus of being close to the Brooklyn Bridge
Hannah AlbertineNovember 28, 2017
Smile to Go is a counter-service version of the original cafe in NoHo that’s good for a quick snack and coffee while you walk around Dumbo.
Sugarcane is a giant restaurant next to Brooklyn Bridge Park where it instantly becomes 10pm in Miami as soon as you step inside.