16 "Gowanus" Restaurants in New York.
Claro is a great Oaxacan-inspired restaurant that’s even better when you’re sitting in the backyard.
Lavender Lake could get away with being a just great bar with a large outdoor patio. However, it scores extra points from us for putting some care into curating a small but solid selection of bar s...
A solid addition to Gowanus, Freek’s Mill is all about the wood-burning oven. It’s best when things don’t get too fussy.
Don't make the trek down to Gowanus just for Runner & Stone, but if you want a reliable meal in the neighborhood, go for it.
Fletcher's serves up some great pulled pork, and is a solid local BBQ stop if you're around Gowanus. We just wouldn't travel for it.
Givers and Takers is an under-the-radar bar in Gowanus with a nice little patio.
The Roof is a big rooftop bar on top of Whole Foods in Gowanus and it’s a surprisingly nice place to hang out.
Kick Axe Throwing is a place in Gowanus where you can drink beer while you learn how to throw an axe.
If you’re in Gowanus, and you need a normal bar that’s just a little nicer than a dive, go to Halyards. There’s a pool table and occasionally a DJ.
Royal Palms is a great place to day drink while also doing an “activity.”
Threes Brewing is one of the better places for a laid-back big group hang in Brooklyn.
Insa is an upscale Korean barbecue place in Gowanus. That also happens to have karaoke.