best shoestring fries in the city are at Superfine, hands down.
Eat, Drink and be merry
Dumbo is Delicious
Pizza, coffee, ice cream. Repeat.
Caffeine + cookies
One for every day of the week (and some ice cream, too!)
Fact: the Arbuckle Brothers patented modern coffee roasting and packaging right here in Dumbo.
Our famous chocolatier
Jacques Torres' opened his first-ever chocolate shop right here in Dumbo in 2000. His famous chocolate chip cookie is the best way to spend $3 in the neighborhood.
The secret patisserie
Behind an indistinct lobby at 68 Jay St, Ayako built @burr0w, a magical bakery that has become revered by professional chefs and Instagrammers around the globe.
Whoopie Pie #FTW
One Girl Cookies
This woman-owned bakery on Main St may be famous for its whoppie pies, but don't sleep on the tea cookies & cocoa.
Come for the Croissants
Almondine has been baking croissants and baguettes since before Dumbo was Dumbo, and folks still flock to this charming bakery on Water St.
Pop-Up in the sunshine
Blank Street Coffee
A small-format coffee shop with big dreams, breakfast tacos and astroturf.
Ecuador in a cup
Zaruma Gold Coffee
This woman-and-Latinx-owned cafe exclusively serves single origin Ecuadorian coffee -- plus treats and Ecuadorian weekend brunch!
Brunch with a view
Nothing beats Butler brunch with a view of the Brooklyn Bridge. Oh, and their take out window on Dock St is the best. And oh, they also have treats for your pup!
Creativity in a cone
Oddfellows is beloved for its ever-rotating slate of unusual flavors, and for its boozy ice cream cocktails.
Happy Happy Hour
That classic Brooklyn vibe
Almar is all about the cozy, oh-so-Brooklyn vibe, with a friendly bar and a great negroni. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 4-6pm with $7 house drinks and $5 draft beers
Keep it local
68 Jay Street Bar
The OG, 68 Jay St Bar, is the best dive bar in town! With live music and affordable prices, it's impossible not to stop in, early and often. Happy Hour is Monday–Friday, 2:30–7pm with $3 Narragansett Lager, $4 Stella & Brooklyn Beers, $5 house red & white wine, and $5 house mixed drinks.
Cocktails with a view
Al fresco dining and drinking at it's finest with the best views of the Brooklyn Bridge. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 4-7pm, plus 10pm-close Sunday to Thursday.
Chill and choose
Westville's daily deals are hard to beat. With $7 Margaritas on Mondays, 2 for Tuesday with BOGO house cocktails, $6 wine on Wednesdays, and $6 beers on Thirsty Thursdays, there is always something to enjoy.
Everyone's favorite (secret) backyard
Using tequila made from small-batch and artisan distilleries, Gran Eléctrica's margarita can't be beat. Pair it with tacos and enjoy the view of the Brooklyn Bridge from their leafy garden. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 5:30-6:30pm, with $4 Beers, $7 Wine, and $8 Cocktails.
Where everyone knows your name
Monthly art exhibits, live music, and a whole lot of love. Superfine is one of Dumbo's oldest and most beloved establishments, and it won't disappoint. Pull up at the bar, grab a table or play a round of pool. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 3-7pm, with $3 Tecate can, $5 select drafts, $6 house wines, and $6 well cocktails.
Seamore's has made seafood cool again in this modern, nautical chic spot. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 3-6pm, with $8 house cocktails, $8 well drinks, $6 house wine, $5 select can beers–and most importantly $2 oysters..
The After Work Spot
When you just wanna relax after the 9-5 with some friends, head to Randolph's Beer when you can play fussball and create your own flight from their impressive pour-your-own beer wall. Head up to the roof for one of the most epic views in town. Happy Hour Monday-Friday, 4-7pm, with $7 house beers and $1 oysters.
Cute and Classic
This cute and classic spot with a view of the Manhattan Bridge is one of Dumbo's best kept secrets. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 3-8pm, with $6 beer, $7 wine, and $8 cocktails. Plus a special on a burger and beer combo for just $13.
Wine bar cozy
Olympia Wine Bar
With soft lighting and cozy banquets, Olympia is the perfect tiny wine bar tucked away on Jay St. Happy Hour is Monday-Friday, 4-7pm, with a $6 Moscow Mule, $8 Rosé, $6 house red & white, $4 Pilsner or Brooklyn Beers by the bottle.
Find Evil Twin's second-ever taproom on Main Street. Open 7 days a week with 20 rotating taps, frozen cocktails, 4pks to-go, coffee in the mornings, and more.
Pizza Pizza Pizza
We’ve got the highest pizza-to-cobblestone ratio of anywhere in the city
Front Street Pizza
The pizza joint every neighborhood wishes they had. Great pies - or slices - and much more. Affordable and delicious.
The Original (kinda)
Named for his mom, Patsy Grimaldi's return to Dumbo is worth the wait. Open for outdoor dining, Sunday-Thursday from 11:30am – 8:30pm, and Friday & Saturday from 11:30am– 9pm.
The Original (sorta)
Sold by Patsy many moons ago, Grimaldi's still serves up legendary pies in a historic setting.