With so many streets in New York chock-full of wonderful restaurants, bars and historic attractions, we’re making it easier for you to navigate them all by highlighting the best bits on every block. Here are the top three spots you must check out on Dobbin Street.
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Dobbin Street, Greenpoint
Greenpoint and Williamsbrug residents have much to look forward to in both ’hoods this summer. Outdoor movies play at their shared green space, McCarren Park (summerscreen.org), and one of the area’s prettiest blocks—Dobbin Street—is loaded with things to do. There’s even a brand-new party series! Spend an afternoon stumbling into the thrift shops and antique stores on the strip, and grab a light bite before heading to a raging rooftop bash with live DJs and scenic skyline views.
Dobbin St. Vintage Co-op
Troll this vintage treasure trove’s Instagram account (@dobbinstcoop) daily to nab dreamy and affordable home goods from the ’60s and ’70s. 37 Norman Ave (929-900-5441, dobbinstreetcoop.com).
The rustic American bistro serves small plates such as charcuterie and grilled oysters. Wash ’em down with the signature cocktail: the Cherry Point Sour. 644 Manhattan Ave (718-389-3828, cherrypointnyc.com).
Get down during this new afternoon rooftop-party series, hosted by the folks from Good Room. 64 Dobbin St (718-302-0400, dobbinst.com); $20.