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Neighbourhood

Prospect Heights

Locals say

What it’s like:
Hip · Quiet · Historic
Known for:
Parks · Boutique · Brunch
Nearby conveniences:
Restaurants

Tips from locals

Justine
Justine
August 15, 2019
Even though Prospect Heights is steeped in old-Brooklyn culture, it's also on the cutting edge of all things trendy and notable about the borough as a whole. Charming eateries, majestic Prospect Park, and quick train access to Manhattan and the rest of Brooklyn keep the scene in this neighborhood…
Maisie
Maisie
July 07, 2019
The neighborhood is largely residential, with main streets like Vanderbilt and Washington Avenues more lively and full of bars, shops, restaurants, grocery stores, wine shop, etc. They are fun to stroll up and down. It's pretty, quiet, and clean. Prospect Park is bustling on Saturday mornings when…
Mark
Mark
May 23, 2016
I think its better than Central Park. History buffs: The first battle of the revolutionary war, The battle of Brooklyn (after the declaration of independence), was fought in Prospect Park. Lots of open fields, great for frisbee, people watching, hiking, biking, frisbee, its a great park.
Suvi
Suvi
December 10, 2015
Great neighborhood with lots to do and great restaurants, good mix of kid-friendly and fun for grown-ups.
Michael
Michael
June 30, 2015
A lot of good restaurants, bars, and boutiques on Vanderbuilt Avenue

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Location
New York, New York
Prospect Heights