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Things to do in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“Great art museum! Beaux Arts landmark famed for ancient & modern art collections & world-class temporary exhibitions.”
  • 1175 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Beautiful botanic garden next to the museum and the park. Features include a japanese garden, cherry tree esplanade, rose garden, shakepeare garden, conservatory garden, lily ponds, native garden and a farming garden. Perfect place to get lost for hours. ”
  • 854 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Great for dates and family alike. Their brunch and even dinner is out of this world. You will always see this restaurant packed with 10-20 min waits. The food speaks for itself. You feel transported to another world when you are seated inside, the decor is beautiful and adds to the character of the place. ”
  • 318 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Great pizza, wine & atmosphere! My favorite is the cherry stone clams pizza!! Also, had a celebrity sighting when friends were in town so it’s always great to come by!”
  • 324 locals recommend
Bar
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“Fun bar that is connected to Dutch Boy Burger. The patio is great in the summer time!”
  • 262 locals recommend
Museum
“The museum is located 1 mile from our property. One of our neighborhoods best kept secrets.”
  • 197 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“A bustling (sometimes noisy) late-night bar/restaurant offering the classic "burger-and-fries" experience along with more creative options from an unconventional menu. Always friendly, always busy, a great place to have close by.”
  • 202 locals recommend
Bar
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“Berg'n is a huge bar with multiple food vendors inside. They have outdoor seating and it's quite a scene! 30s and 40s crowd with a lot of kids during the day, buzzing at night. Great spot for a quick bite to eat too. ”
  • 165 locals recommend
Bar
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“Lively on weekend, good drinks, cozy. Open late. Turns into a club late night.”
  • 148 locals recommend
Diner
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“A century old, classic Brooklyn diner with charming decor. Don't miss the pancakes and beef sausage with lemon. Although there's often a line out the door on weekends, don't fret - they bring you coffee and snacks while you're waiting on line!”
  • 169 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“Jamaican food/rum bar with amazing interior design. Great for lunch or dinner.”
  • 131 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
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“New Orleans vibe with Cajun food and good drinks. The pulled pork sandwich is pretty good. ”
  • 134 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“If you're in the mood for good taco's within a ten minute walk, querros is the place. Not much seating but the food won't dissapoint.”
  • 124 locals recommend
Pub
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“Our favorite bar to have a casual beer or two! Lovely and cozy on the inside during winter, and they also have a great beer garden out the back to hang out in during the warmer months!”
  • 86 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Great coffee and space for productivity and relaxation. Also where you get your keys!”
  • 108 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“This tiny hole-in-the-wall has the friendliest staff, and one of the best cappucinos you can find anywhere!”
  • 104 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Mexican Restaurant
“Great for dates and family alike. Their brunch and even dinner is out of this world. You will always see this restaurant packed with 10-20 min waits. The food speaks for itself. You feel transported to another world when you are seated inside, the decor is beautiful and adds to the character of the place. ”
  • 318 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Great pizza, wine & atmosphere! My favorite is the cherry stone clams pizza!! Also, had a celebrity sighting when friends were in town so it’s always great to come by!”
  • 324 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“A bustling (sometimes noisy) late-night bar/restaurant offering the classic "burger-and-fries" experience along with more creative options from an unconventional menu. Always friendly, always busy, a great place to have close by.”
  • 202 locals recommend
Bar
“Berg'n is a huge bar with multiple food vendors inside. They have outdoor seating and it's quite a scene! 30s and 40s crowd with a lot of kids during the day, buzzing at night. Great spot for a quick bite to eat too. ”
  • 165 locals recommend
Diner
“A century old, classic Brooklyn diner with charming decor. Don't miss the pancakes and beef sausage with lemon. Although there's often a line out the door on weekends, don't fret - they bring you coffee and snacks while you're waiting on line!”
  • 169 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
“Jamaican food/rum bar with amazing interior design. Great for lunch or dinner.”
  • 131 locals recommend
Cajun / Creole Restaurant
“New Orleans vibe with Cajun food and good drinks. The pulled pork sandwich is pretty good. ”
  • 134 locals recommend
Taco Place
“If you're in the mood for good taco's within a ten minute walk, querros is the place. Not much seating but the food won't dissapoint.”
  • 124 locals recommend

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