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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“My building is 5 Min walk away from the famous MoMa (Museum of Modern Art)'s PS1 Location featuring modern architecture reinvented from a public school and famous contemporary artists' works. ”
  • 274 locals recommend
Museum
“The preeminent museum of film, television, and digital art on the East Coast! also one of the very best movie theaters in America, playing great repertory stuff, along with sneaks of new releases!”
  • 220 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Great pizza. Locally owned by Paulie, who walks around meeting tables. Get a pizza with hot honey on it. ”
  • 205 locals recommend
State / Provincial Park
“Excellent for beautiful views of Manhattan! Awesome dog parks, food carts, and lots of family friendly activities. ”
  • 139 locals recommend
Park
“Awesome park and piers just near flat. NYC skyline views are not to be missed!”
  • 143 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“Very cool restaurant and bar in old glass factory. Really good Mediterranean food and cocktails!”
  • 93 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Such a lovely place to brunch! They also have live music at night. and a backyard! ”
  • 90 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Hidden gem known for cocktails but with a limited, usually extraordinary food menu that changes daily. Same people that have Marlow & Sons so quality is high. Music is fantastic too.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Grab a drink on the sidewalk and people watch or meet someone here before going out for dinner :)”
  • 76 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Gorgeous Art Deco bar with a full kitchen serving up crafty cocktails and a great selection of wine. Grab a seat at one of the sidewalk tables and take in the charming Greenpoint vibe. - Ivana”
  • 59 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Check out the Museum - Original master Yoda stays there , Also God Father stuff ”
  • 35 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Great food. Super nice staff. Neighborhood favorite. Just across the street from the flat. Nice patio.”
  • 73 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“American comfort food in a casual trendy environment. Great breakfast/brunch place with good bloody marys and bellinis. Good for lunch and dinner too. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“high-quality cocktails, the first of its kind when LIC was just an industrial no-fly zone. I believe the have a good happy hour but don’t quote me on that one!”
  • 62 locals recommend
Bar
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“Low key bar with a solid beer list focused on local breweries. Good for people watching with a nice outdoor patio.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Must-see Norwegian style bakery. Try the white-fish sandwich or eggs and biscuits. Or any of the pastries. Fantastic! ”
  • 72 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Pizza Place
“Great pizza. Locally owned by Paulie, who walks around meeting tables. Get a pizza with hot honey on it. ”
  • 205 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
“Very cool restaurant and bar in old glass factory. Really good Mediterranean food and cocktails!”
  • 93 locals recommend
Wine Bar
“Such a lovely place to brunch! They also have live music at night. and a backyard! ”
  • 90 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Hidden gem known for cocktails but with a limited, usually extraordinary food menu that changes daily. Same people that have Marlow & Sons so quality is high. Music is fantastic too.”
  • 68 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Gorgeous Art Deco bar with a full kitchen serving up crafty cocktails and a great selection of wine. Grab a seat at one of the sidewalk tables and take in the charming Greenpoint vibe. - Ivana”
  • 59 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great food. Super nice staff. Neighborhood favorite. Just across the street from the flat. Nice patio.”
  • 73 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“American comfort food in a casual trendy environment. Great breakfast/brunch place with good bloody marys and bellinis. Good for lunch and dinner too. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Nautical-style nook with backyard tables for lobster rolls, clams & other seafood, plus cocktails.”
  • 66 locals recommend

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