Find the Best in DUMBO, Brooklyn

DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) offers spectacular views of the Brooklyn Bridge and the Lower Manhattan skyline. Here are a few not-to-miss places on your visit to this fun neighborhood.

EAT 

You’ll find new high-end restaurants and food halls alongside century-old river barges and retired factories.

Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill
55 Water St., 718.473.9555

Cecconi’s
55 Water St., 718.650.3900 

Vinegar Hill House
72 Hudson Ave., 718.522.1018 

SHOP

DUMBO’s well-preserved warehouses and cobblestoned streets serve as a backdrop for a luxury shopping complex (Empire Stores), a vintage clothing and antiques outpost (Front General Store) and a children’s boutique (Two Kids and a Dog).

Empire Stores
53-83 Water St., 718.858.8555 

Front General Store
143 Front St., 646.573.0123

Two Kids and a Dog
65 Pearl St., 646.342.4549

DRINK

DUMBO is full of hot spots where crowds come “to see and be seen.” The Binc offers full menus with creative, satisfying cocktails. There’s no shortage of Brooklyn brews (Randolph Beer), and vino enthusiasts will nd impressive wine lists at Olympia Wine Bar. 

The Binc 
60 Henry St., 718.624.1444

Randolph Beer
82 Prospect St., 646.383.3623

Olympia Wine Bar
54 Jay St., 718.624.7900

PLAY

There are some exciting tours (A Slice of Brooklyn) that remove the guesswork by curating the best of the borough. The formerly industrial area boasts a waterfront park at the end of the Brooklyn Bridge, along with a historic carousel (Jane’s Carousel).

A Slice of Brooklyn Tours
917.515.5409

Brooklyn Bridge Park
718.222.9939

Jane’s Carousel
Old Dock St., 718.222.2502