Best neighborhood for...

Our critics selected the best areas for vintage shopping, cocktails, comedy shows and more, as well as TONY-approved spots in each.

Photograph: courtesy Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe (pictured; 126 Crosby St between E Houston and Prince Sts; 212-334-3324,
Go here for:
General interest, used and rare books

McNally Jackson Books (52 Prince St between Lafayette and Mulberry Sts; 212-274-1160,
Go here for:
General interest, fiction

Taschen (107 Greene St between Prince and Spring Sts; 212-226-2212,
Go here for: Art books