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Carroll Gardens

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Great spot to visit, dine and shop in bkkyn

This area has become a major commercial one for up and comers. So terrific restaurants. Boutiques and. Terrific ethnic places abound. Easily reached by public transportation... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Allan S
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

nice old brownstones that are very well maintained reaks of money. Maybe some of the homeless shelters should be built here so we all can share.

Thank kevin m
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This area has become a major commercial one for up and comers. So terrific restaurants. Boutiques and. Terrific ethnic places abound. Easily reached by public transportation trains, subway, ferries and buses in addition to driving some clogged streets. Love the atmosphere and it has been a major area to live for more than 50 years. Great to stroll around and... More 

Thank Allan S
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice area and awesome options for brunch. A long commute but well worth it. Great for family and from there you can walk to the bridge.

Thank LupitaRC
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful clean neighborhood with brownstone buildings!there so many good restaurants and stores mostly on court street and smith street.i love spending time here!

Thank Guzel16
Sedgwick, Maine
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11 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Very relaxed and family oriented. Lots of great places to eat and shop. This is my got to neighborhood to escape the bustle of Manhattan

Thank SteveM04676
Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

I love visiting Carroll Gardens. It has so much charm and great restaurants, pubs and shops. It has an old Italian neighborhood feel to it still even though many "hipsters" have moved into the neighborhood. Some of my favorite places in the neighborhood are Court Street Pastry, an old Italian bakery that has been in the neighborhood for over fifty... More 

Thank Nbushong
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Lots to see in Carroll Gardens - you may want to include as part of your walk along Court and/or Smith streets. Classic brownstones, nice restaurants, cafes. Pleasant way to spend a morning is to stroll from Smith/ 9th Street station to Atlantic Avenue.

Thank Riddoch88
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Although there are still a few marginal areas in Carroll Gardens, this is a dynamic and fun place with many fine bars and restaurants.

Thank Mark P
Orvieto, Italy
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

We lived hear last year and loved it! Great walking, great restaurants, and the people are pretty nice! :) Family friendly.

Thank BellaRenee
Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Old school neighborhood. Classic brown stones with large front yards big italian influence. Some very old shops on Court st.


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