Best streets in Fort Greene

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Ranked 1st best street in Fort Greene

"Up and coming, lively connected neighborhood."

- Benthedude
I go to Pratt Institute and have lived on Willoughby Ave for almost a year now. I find it to be a wonderful medium from the hustle and bustle of Myrtle Ave, and the more quite neighborhoods of lover C...
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Ranked 2nd best street in Fort Greene

"Great residential street"

- avab80
Clermont Avenue in Brooklyn, NY is a nice residential street in the historic Fort Greene area. There are many beautiful old brownstones, along with some newer apartment buildings. There is a French ch...
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Ranked 3rd best street in Fort Greene

"There is so much here"

- lynink
From hospitals to schools to organic food market to the zagat rated restaurants this is a great place to live. The great thing also about dekalb is that is on mostly every block there is a great resta...
40.6896402162198 -73.9735578296363

Unranked Streets

Rockwell Pl


"Industrial and full of construction"

- bloomberger
Rockwell Place is home at the moment to a very large construction site at Dekalb. They do work during the day, complete with a towering crane. The rest of the street is large, industrial type buildi...
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Adelphi St


"A decent, quiet street with plenty to do."

- namgilliw
Adelphi Street is a quiet street on which my favorite sushi restaurant in Brooklyn is located. This place is called Sushi D, and offers excellent sushi, and great service. Another good place to go i...
40.6969805001453 -73.9726164974636

"On Cumberland Street"

- Macsizzle
Cumberland Street is a short street in Brooklyn, New York. This street is filled with small service oriented businesses and shops, and has a nice quaint feel. The neighborhood itself is quite convenie...
40.6974790738351 -73.9746914345146

"In the Shadow of an Expressway"

N. Oxford Street is in the shadow of the Brooklyn Queens Expressway, so you're close to the whizzing and whirring of cars at all hours of the day and night. It is a VERY busy interstate, connecting B...
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"what a wonderful street"

- winny
I have a personal opinion that Vanderbilt is one of the best streets in Brooklyn, New York. The place is absolutely clean and spacious. Skyscrapers and huge buildings are a part of this street but spa...
40.6969010001332 -73.9705794974181

"Tiny street to the south of Atlantic Center -- not much goin..."

- bloomberger
S Elliot turns off into this street, which runs around one side of the Atlantic center. Apart from the Atlantic Center and a few large apartment buildings, there is nothing much going on at this stre...
40.6838940011652 -73.974546667919

"Street bustling with high schoolers, lined with pretty apart..."

- bloomberger
This short little street runs from Dekalb down to Atlantic. Most notably, it starts with Brooklyn Tech High School at Dekalb ave. This makes for very noisy, crowded early mornings and afternoons dur...
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Gates Ave


"On it's way up"

- rockstar49
Since rents are rocketing to sky high prices, Bed Stuyvesant is a good place to move to if you are a young student looking for cheap rent. Gates avenue is still pretty tough, but as the neighborhood p...
40.6842090169207 -73.9680108642276

"Great neighborhood, Lots to do"

- Adgate26
This neighborhood I lived in when I was 23 and I loved it. I would not recommend it for famailies with younger kids, but I would for people in there twenties. There is a lot to do and the street and s...
40.686177588846 -73.9704355832092

Hanson Pl


"Cool commerce, wonderful arts, and the stunning Clock Tower"

- bloomberger
Hanson place is a neat street. The Clock Tower, which used to be a bank and is now full of condos, is definitely the first thing you notice, as it towers over much of Brooklyn and its lobby (now, sad...
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"Central Location, beautiful brownstones, Spike Lee"

- bloomberger
S Elliott place is nearby many trains (R,M,B,Q and C,G), close to Fort Greene Park, and home to the location of Forty Acres and a Mule, Spike Lee's filmworks. The brownstones are picturesque, and the...
40.6860413353101 -73.9753728238088

"S Oxford Street in Brooklyn, New York"

- jessicamstephen
The Fort Greene Park Conservancy at 85 S Oxford Street in Brooklyn is both community-involved and an attraction to those visiting and living throughout Brooklyn. The Conservancy truly gives back to t...
40.6859030686269 -73.973376295717

"Best block in NYC"

- bloomberger
A few years back, TimeOut NY magazine rated South Portland (between Dekalb and Lafayette) the best block in all of New York City -- and for good reason! South Portland passes by tons of cute restaura...
40.6851660389103 -73.9742089083296

"St. Edwards Street, Fort Greene, Brooklyn"

- Asia
St. Edwards Street runs along the West side of Fort Greene Park in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. This corner of the park boast a big beautiful children's playground withy castle shaped climbing structures a...
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St Felix St


"Right Near The Park"

- JewishPimp02
St. Felix St has a real neigborhood feel about. It gives you the feel of living in a small town where everybody knows everybody. There are many businesses and restaurants around and Fort Greene Park i...
40.6873637410667 -73.9774587115318

Unreviewed Streets

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