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Best things to do in Ridgewood, Queens

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.

Nightclub
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“House of Yes is like going to Burning man but staying right here in Brooklyn. Every night is a different theme so check their website for daily events/ get tickets and be sure to dress up (in costume). Its a spectacle of glitter, dance and world-renown DJs. ”
265 locals recommend
Park
“Look out for the Mexican Elote stand ( corn on the cob) For 3 bucks the guy on the street grills them and adds spices and condiments.”
169 locals recommend
Bar
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“Best Moscow Mules! A tattooed crew runs this corner bar serving draft beers & Mason-jar cocktails to a local crowd.”
154 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Locally loved taqueria, we love there for the tacos and their BYOB (bring your own beer) style;)”
198 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
“24 Hour Grocery shop that sells mostly "organic" stuff. Have a deli counter for sandwiches/wraps. ”
133 locals recommend
Dive Bar
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“Chill bar with good frozen cocktail “painkiller”. Can get crowded. Also has a burger shack within”
86 locals recommend
Bar
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“This small, full-service coffee shop serves cocktails & New Orleans-style Southern fare at night and frozen cocktails!”
119 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“This pizzeria with an industrial setup offers a simple menu of gourmet wood-fired pies & appetizers.”
94 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“ Petite neighborhood place offering coffee, pre-made sandwiches & vegan baked goods.”
73 locals recommend
Café
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“Cool servers, great food and coffee. It has an amazing interior space and a superb location right in the middle of the Bushwick Collective's street art, but it can get pretty packed on the weekends.”
102 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Our favorite neighborhood spot. The best Pizza and brussel sprouts. Great happy hour deals $5 wines and $11 Pizza margarita until 8pm”
91 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Cool, minimalist taproom with clever bar bites & local beers, plus a big backyard & late-night DJs. ”
112 locals recommend
Street Art
“A quick walk from the Jefferson Street L Train station will give you all the street art and graffiti eye candy you could dream of. Your fingers will be tired from taking so many photographs! Coffee shops abound for the necessary caffeine and snacks. ”
83 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Local coffee...Large corner widows, little cafe tables, relaxing place to hang, work on your laptop, or people watch.”
94 locals recommend
Bar
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“cozy inside with good happy hour, also has great outdoor seating for people watching.”
88 locals recommend
Pub
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“Favorite place to watch football games. Serving British Caribbean food and showing all English and Spanish League games”
104 locals recommend