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Best things to do in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Pizza Place
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“Our favorite spot in the neighborhood! Amazing pizza & atmosphere, including a beautiful outdoor seating area. Wonderful cocktail bar is attached to the restaurant with yummy tapas. ”
677 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Great soul-food restaurant steps from our home. A staple in the neighborhood. ”
369 locals recommend
Donut Shop
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“If you like donuts, you'll love Dough. The donuts are to die for, and taste way better than Dunkin Donuts!”
399 locals recommend
Fried Chicken Joint
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“Casual kitchen offering small & large plates of Southern comfort food, plus mason jar cocktails.”
324 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“1 block away • A+++ Pizza • Small Plates Gourmet wood-fired pizzas & Italian fare from an open kitchen set in a former body shop in Clinton Hill. Bit expensive, but worth the special treat. They even claim a spot in the Michelin Guide: https://guide.michelin.com/us/en/new-york-state/new-york/restaurant/speedy-romeo”
311 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great option if you want some food late. Yummy wings, and other selections beyond just a typical bar menu.”
295 locals recommend
Café
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“Amazing and absolutely delicious healthy wraps. Definitely pay this place a visit.”
242 locals recommend
Bar
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“Hip hangout for cocktails, Italian small plates & live music nightly, from gypsy jazz to neo-folk.”
169 locals recommend
Bar
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“If you like techno (all types), Bossa Nova is one of the best places in BK.”
187 locals recommend
Bar
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“A moody cocktail bar- usually people go here on dates so wouldn't recommend for solo adventures as it is known for its PDA. Def' go with someone you want to get cozy next to-ha!”
167 locals recommend
Bar
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“Hip, fun and friendly bar, right around the corner Good drinks. Cash only. 21 years old to enter. ”
161 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“#1 Must visit local dive bar. We are here ALL the time! Fun backyard and cheap drinks.”
216 locals recommend
Bar
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“One of those neighborhood spots that feels like you are in a small town where everybody knows your name. Great music (DJs often playing), with a nice sidewalk area to enjoy a wine/beer, and smoking areas if needed.”
179 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“This brick-walled French restaurant serves high-end, traditional dishes with new- & old-world wines. ”
151 locals recommend
Café
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“A great place to stop for breakfast! Absolutely love their Donuts prepared by Dough! ”
148 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great neighborhood bar with good selection of beers on tap and a ricketty ping pong table out back. Very casual vibe.”
165 locals recommend