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Best things to do in Brookhaven

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Snack Place
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“Enjoy bands ,food and drinks on the beach (may 27th-September )Nightly bands no fee”
15 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“A neighborhood favorite! Lots of character at this eclectic bar and grill. Floor to ceiling art. Great food and drink. Live music scene and dancing on weekends. ”
13 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“A huge beach and ocean to boot! Maybe you'll spot some sharks with frickin laser beams attached to their heads!”
11 locals recommend
Restaurant
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5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The premier skydiving facility for Long Island jumpers since 1986. In 2017, Skydive Long Island began a new era of Long Island skydiving at their beautiful new location at the Brookhaven Airport in Shirley, NY. Now under new ownership, Skydive Long Island promises to offer exceptional service, breathtaking views, and unforgettable skydiving adventures!”
2 locals recommend
Park
“Ocean Beach you can get to by car. Beach hut has live music on the weekends. ”
6 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“ Tend Coffee is locally owned. They make their own coffee blends, roast their own coffee beans and have baked goods to enjoy with the coffee.”
6 locals recommend
Beach
“Smith Point, on the Fire Island barrier beach, is a haven for sportsmen, surfers and beach lovers.”
6 locals recommend
Store
“Canoe,kayak and sup rental and launch (hour or daily rental on peaceful Carmen’s river and nature preserve ”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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1 local recommends
Establishment
“Beautiful and diverse preserve. Numerous and varied hiking trails as well as kayaking. ”
4 locals recommend
Supermarket
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“This isn't the closest, but its the best grocery store in the area. Easiest to visit if you stop on your way in from the highway.”
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Italian food... Pizza is pan style - delicious. The sausage pizza is probably my favorite. Patty is a classic LI community member. Be sure to say hi from the Airbnb on Baybright! ”
4 locals recommend
Park
“Great hike. Hike about 1.5 miles to get to a great view of the Carmen's River, at Indian landing. You can see deer tracks in the water if you walk along the grass to the right. Beautiful spot. The welcome center is also great to bring your kids to, and it's free :)”
4 locals recommend
Park
“this is where I take my dog for long walks. In the summer Carmen's river is great for fishing, kayaking, or jumping in for a swim.”
2 locals recommend