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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.


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

Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill (Courtesy Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill)

55 Water St., 718.650.3900 

Cecconi's (Courtesy Cecconi's)

Vinegar Hill House
72 Hudson Ave., 718.522.1018 


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


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

Binc Burger at The Binc (Courtesy The Binc)

Randolph Beer
82 Prospect St., 646.383.3623

Olympia Wine Bar
54 Jay St., 718.624.7900


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

Brooklyn Bridge Park

Jane’s Carousel
Old Dock St., 718.222.2502