neighborhood guide

Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn

Carroll Gardens — the center of Italian culture in Brooklyn — is one of our favorite places to spend a Saturday. Check out our picks for the best places to eat, drink, shop and more ︎  


F&F Pizzeria
For a classic (but better) NY Slice. Get a pepperoni &&& a partanna slice!

For a whole pies with lots of fresh basil.

Image credit: @lucali_bk

Frankies 457 Spuntino
For Italian standards with great wine & cocktails. Don’t forget to take home a bottle of olive oil!

Image credit: @frankiesspuntino

For the freshest (cash only) pasta.

Image credit: Gersi


Court Pastry Shop
For Italian wedding cookies & canolis.

Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
For a “Pink Poodle” and a chocolate egg cream.


East One Coffee Roasters
For a espresso (u’ll need it)

Image credit: @eastonecoffeeroasters

June Wine Bar
For natural wine and the prettiest back yard.  p.s. we went on our first date here ;-)

Image credit: @junewinebk

Frank’s Wine Bar
For great wine with foccacia and butter (don’t forget some buratta).


Black Gold Records
For jazz records and chaotic pour over coffee.

Image credit: @blackgoldbrooklyn

Rue Saint Paul
For minimal womenswear and rose incense.

Image credit: @ruesaintpaul

Yesterday’s News
For vintage broaches & pretty much anything you could imagine.


Carroll Park
For boccee ball & a taste of old New York ︎

Image credit: NYC Parks

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