Brooklyn, NY Travel Guide

Explore the muset-see sights, places to eat and sleep while in Brooklyn, NY.


Hotels
McCarren Hotel & Pool
Enjoy the vibe of Los Angeles at McCarren Hotel & Pool (formerly King & Grove Williamsburg), located in the premier Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg. Take advantage of the rooftop bar and outdoor swimming pool.
  • 160 N 12th St
  • Brooklyn, NY 11249 US

McCarren Hotel & Pool

Enjoy the vibe of Los Angeles at McCarren Hotel & Pool (formerly King & Grove Williamsburg), located in the premier Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg. Take advantage of the rooftop bar and outdoor swimming pool.
160 N 12th St Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-218-7500

Restaurants & Bars
Ferdinando's Focacceria
Get to know Brooklyn’s food scene at this 110-year-old, family-owned restaurant with a sandwich that’s not for the faint of heart. Sample the boiled calf spleen and heart slices, covered with pecorino and ricotta cheese.
Photo by nectarina/ Nectarina/Getty Images
  • 151 Union Street
  • Brooklyn, NY 11231 US

Ferdinando's Focacceria

Get to know Brooklyn’s food scene at this 110-year-old, family-owned restaurant with a sandwich that’s not for the faint of heart. Sample the boiled calf spleen and heart slices, covered with pecorino and ricotta cheese.
151 Union Street Brooklyn, NY, US
Queen Ann Ravioli
Visit Queen Ann Ravioli, a Bensonhurst fixture for 40 years, to find out just what makes George Switzer’s homemade pasta products so good.
  • 7205 18th Ave
  • Brooklyn, NY 11204 US

Queen Ann Ravioli

Visit Queen Ann Ravioli, a Bensonhurst fixture for 40 years, to find out just what makes George Switzer’s homemade pasta products so good.
7205 18th Ave Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-256-1061
L&B Spumoni Gardens
A Bensonhurst institution, L&B Spumoni Gardens has been serving traditional Sicilian treats for more than 75 years. Don’t miss the Sicilian-style pizza — square slices with tomato sauce on top of the cheese.
Photo by Adrian Danciu
  • 2725 86th St
  • Brooklyn, NY 11223 US

L&B Spumoni Gardens

A Bensonhurst institution, L&B Spumoni Gardens has been serving traditional Sicilian treats for more than 75 years. Don’t miss the Sicilian-style pizza — square slices with tomato sauce on top of the cheese.
2725 86th St Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-449-1230
Mile End Deli
This old-fashioned Jewish deli works hard to transport its customers back to their childhoods. Make sure you order the outstanding pastrami sandwich.
Photo by Taylor Wallick
  • 97A Hoyt St
  • Brooklyn, NY 11217 US

Mile End Deli

This old-fashioned Jewish deli works hard to transport its customers back to their childhoods. Make sure you order the outstanding pastrami sandwich.
97A Hoyt St Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-852-7510
Shelsky's of Brooklyn
Like Mile End Deli, Shelsky’s strives to recapture a simpler time — and a richer culinary experience — with a delicious side of Jewish bacon. It’s made from salmon belly instead of pork — completely kosher!
Photo by Meng He
  • 141 Court St
  • Brooklyn, NY 11201 US

Shelsky's of Brooklyn

Like Mile End Deli, Shelsky’s strives to recapture a simpler time — and a richer culinary experience — with a delicious side of Jewish bacon. It’s made from salmon belly instead of pork — completely kosher!
141 Court St Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 718-855-8817
Kombucha Brooklyn
Don’t let the abandoned Pfizer warehouse fool you. The folks at Kombucha Brooklyn are whipping up something special: artisanal kombucha.
Photo by courtesy Kombucha
  • 630 Flushing Ave
  • Brooklyn, NY 11206 US

Kombucha Brooklyn

Don’t let the abandoned Pfizer warehouse fool you. The folks at Kombucha Brooklyn are whipping up something special: artisanal kombucha.
630 Flushing Ave Brooklyn, NY, US
Phone: +1 917-261-3010

Transportation
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
Roughly 8 miles from the center of Brooklyn, JFK provides easy access via taxi or subway.
JFK, John F Kennedy, International Airport, Queens, NY, New York City
Photo by Walter Bibikow / Getty Images
  • John F. Kennedy International Airport
  • Queens, NY 11430 US

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

Roughly 8 miles from the center of Brooklyn, JFK provides easy access via taxi or subway.
John F. Kennedy International Airport Queens, NY, US

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