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Dumbo, an acronym for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass, is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. It encompasses two sections: one located between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges, which connect Brooklyn to Manhattan...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place to walk around, get close to the sea and have an awesome view of Manhattan. Lots of things to see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FernandoGameleira
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Best place to wander in Brooklyn! We loved the street art, the vendors, the old buildings and gnarly walls, the bridges, the carousel... Just a great place to soak up the atmosphere and people watch. It will always have a special place in my...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Does every pseudo hip hopper from Seattle-Wisc-tucky-Zakastan have to follow the “not so cool trend” of piling tight and high into every sq inch of Brooklyn? Of course! Dumbo was the quiet spot off the beaten path, under the BBridge where the wise guys would...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a industrial area and is being gentrified and is more arty now. Great place to walk around if you come across from Manhattan in subway have a coffee in a cafe and then walk back across the Brooklyn Bridge.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ferg28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived in Dumbo mid-afternoon hoping to grab a bite to eat before walking the Brooklyn Bridge at sunset, and so did the rest of NYC!!! After checking the abysmal wait times at approximately 10 different establishments, I ended up grabbing takeout at Foragers Market on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best part of our Dumbo trip was the ferry ride back and forth..many stores were closed..Could be nicer in the spring or summer with its location near the park....

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dumbo home to great New York City views, Pizzerias, Janes Carousel and Cobbled Streets. There’s also boutiques and classy restaurants

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kevin j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just like you’ve seen in the movies Nothing says New York than walking through Dumbo and catching a ferry.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Coachcrump
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice view just off the subway, I recommend visiting it both at night and during the day. Really nice views of the bridge and also you can grab a coffee from the nearby shops.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cdi_review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked across the Brooklyn Bridge to Dumbo, converted warehouses into boutique shops and apartments in the shadow of the Manhattan bridge. Some stunning views of the bridge, the river and other sights. Lovely place to walk, to chill and to drink coffee. Cobbled streets, tramlines...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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21 September 2018|
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Response from ckocour2014 | Reviewed this property |
Probably a Sunday morning before stores open.
25 July 2018|
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Response from Shawndp | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure there are healthy options. But all good things can be done in moderation. Enjoy Atrium in Dumbo. The food was fabulous, the general manager was so warm and hospitable.
8 May 2018|
Response from D1spm | Reviewed this property |
If you walk over the bridge you follow it to your left down some steps then left at the bottom of the steps and keep going straight on you will soon see it