City Guide

Exploring Brooklyn

From outdoor escapes to fine dining, it's all here in Brooklyn! Check out the borough of Brooklyn and visit great stops like the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and Brooklyn Museum.

Brooklyn Destination Guide

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Places to Eat

Steps from the Hotel

Rocco's Tacos & Tequila Bar - Mexican
339 Adams Street, 718-246-8226

Potbelly Sandwich Shop - Sandwiches
345 Adams Street, 212-897-1872

Hill Country Chicken - American
345 Adams Street, 718-885-4609

Hill Country Barbecue Market - Barbecue
345 Adams Street, 718-885-4608

Panera Bread - Sandwiches, Soup, Salad
345 Adams Street, 718-643-0345

Shake Shack - America, Burgers & Milkshakes
409 Fulton Street, 718-307-7590

Downtown Brooklyn/Brooklyn Heights/DUMBO

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria - $$ - Pizza, Italian
1 Front Street, 718-858-4300

Heights Café - $$ - American (New), Bars, Coffee & Tea
84 Montague St, 718-625-5555

Junior’s Restaurant & Bakery - $$ - American (Traditional), Desserts
386 Flatbush Ave Extension, 718-852-5257

The River Café - $$$$ - American (New)
1 Water St, 718- 522-5200

See more restaurant options through Brooklyn Marriott Destination Guide


Where to Explore

Top Attractions

Brooklyn Bridge
Pedestrian entrance at Tillary Street and Boerum Place
Opened in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge is a celebrated landmark that provides passage between Brooklyn and Manhattan for motorists, trains, bicycles and pedestrians, while offering spectacular views of the city’s skyline.

Brooklyn Bridge Park
334 Furman Street, (718) 222-9939
Located on the Downtown Brooklyn waterfront, this world-class park provides educational activities, fitness classes and the newly restored Jane’s Carousel which is located in DUMBO.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden
900 Washington Avenue, (718) 623-7200
Boasting 52 acres of magnificent flora and fauna, Brooklyn BotanicGarden is home to the well-known Cranford Rose Garden featuring tens of thousands of roses flowing down arches, climbing up lattices and standing in formal beds.

Top Activities

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Remsen Street to Orange Street along the East River
Offering magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn Bridge, this sliver of green offers breathtaking views overlooking Brooklyn’s busy industrial waterfront.

Fort Greene Park
Myrtle Avenue, DeKalb Avenue between Washington Park and St. Edward’s Street
Fort Greene was originally built for the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, but was used as public space shortly after the War of 1812 passed. By 1847, it was designated a park and remains as one of Brooklyn’s most unique landmarks.

New York Aquarium
602 Surf Avenue, (718) 265-FISH
The oldest continuously-operated aquarium in the nation features over 10,000 sea creatures in naturalistic settings.


Upcoming Events

Happening at the Barclay's Center

  • DECEMBER 11 | NEW YORK ISLANDERS VS. WASHINGTON CAPITALS
  • DECEMBER 12 |BROOKLYN NETS VS. WASHINGTON WIZARDS

For more information, visit http://www.barclayscenter.com/events