Time Out Market brings the best of New York City's restaurants, bars and cultural experiences—all handpicked by expert Time Out editors—together under one roof in Brooklyn's Dumbo neighborhood. The market is located within Empire Stores and is complete with two floors, three bars, an outdoor rooftop area, an entertainment stage, and a fantastic view of the Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan's iconic skyline. Aside from the killer views, we've got fluffy pancakes from the venerable Clinton Street Baking Co., perfect pizza pies from Fornino, plant-based bites from Bklyn Wild, fried chicken sandwiches from Tiki Chick, Japanese comfort food from Mr. Taka Ramen, seasonal scoops from Sugar Hill Creamery, and more amazing eateries. Dig in, New York!
Dumbo, Brooklyn is home to arguably one of NYC's greatest glow-ups. The neighborhood, once dominated by aging warehouses, has been reimagined with upscale shops, apartment buildings, and offices that offer some of the best waterfront views of Manhattan (including the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridge). Aside from top-notch restaurants and renewed public spaces, the area draws awesome events throughout the year while the Dumbo Business Improvement District hosts community gatherings and weekend flea markets beneath the Manhattan Bridge. Speaking of markets, Time Out Market New York, a marketplace-style dining experience by yours truly, recently landed in Dumbo to round out the flourishing food scene—gorge on meals from some of the top chefs in the city, order drinks from the venue's various bars, and catch top-tier entertainment curated by Time Out New York's editors.
How to get to Dumbo, Brooklyn
Take the 2/3 train to Clark Street, the A/C to High Street or the F train to York Street.