Best streets in Bedford Stuyvesant

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Ranked 1st best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"A place to shop"

- TamanduaGirl
This is a nice quaint area to shop. The old shops are great and the few chains don't hurt the atmosphere to much. It's the place to go for gifts. there a nice custom jewelry shop and a shop catering t...
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Lewis Ave

Ranked 2nd best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

""An up and coming area""

- Nwhaley
Lewis Avenue in the Bedford Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn, is and up-and -coming. There are new boutiques, shops, and restuarants developing in the area constantly. This is a historical area which i...
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Chauncey St

Ranked 3rd best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Convenient if You Choose the Right Block"

- JeanS
One end of of Chauncey Street is adjacent to train tracks and within spitting distance of a cemetery. That end of the street is also highly industrialized, so you definitely don't want to live on tha...
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Bedford Ave

Ranked 4th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Awesome place for everyone"

- eliza2525
Bedford Ave has transformed in the past few years into one of the most interesting places in Brooklyn. It is a very crowded place, at all hours, yet filled with great venues such as restaurants, coff...
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Kent Ave

Ranked 5th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Cool street near water"

- kaiserhat
The cool thing about kent ave is that a good portion of it runs right along the water. If you are looking for a place to live there, you can find some good, interesting views, but you pay for them. In...
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Ranked 6th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Bustling with Activity"

- Macsizzle
Nostrand Avenue is simply bustling with activity, with everything from food to shopping to any service oriented business you might need. I like this section of the city a lot. I think that this a grea...
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Hart St

Ranked 7th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Home Depot On One End, But Otherwise Residential and Nice"

- Vespertine1228
Hart Street is almost entirely residential, save for a bodega or two. I find the people here are very friendly, and always like to talk to you as you walk by. At the western end is where the Bed-Stuy...
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Hancock St

Ranked 8th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Hancock Street in Brooklyn, New York"

- jessicamstephen
Most streets in Brooklyn are lively, full of street performers, entertainment, and aspiring artists. Though Hancock Street stands out from them all. And at 501 Hancock Street sits Big Eyed Productio...
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Franklin Ave

Ranked 9th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Cute street in Greenpoint only"

- JenMac
There's a spot at Franklin at around Greenpoint called the Garden Spot that has fantastic breakfast burritos. It's really sparse in decor which I actually like as far as diners go. It makes it seem k...
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Ranked 10th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Brown Stone homes"

- TamanduaGirl
A quiet tree lined street with brown stone homes. North General Hospital is also on this street. Most trees are not to old wide side walks. It is kept pretty clean. Single and milti family homes. On s...
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Halsey St

Ranked 11th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"Considered Stuyvesant Heights: realtively safe, close to Ful..."

- BowtieBK
As the only other poster said- very residential. I live on this block. It is very quiet and peaceful (well my part) My walk from the Utica train station to home is relatively quick and safe. A bus li...
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Ellery St

Ranked 12th best street in Bedford Stuyvesant

"A Nice Street In Brooklyn"

- Macsizzle
There are various businesses on this street in Brooklyn. Firstly, if you're not one for children, this might not be the place for you. Public School 373 is here, along with various small businesses, p...
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Unranked Streets

"On Bainbridge Street"

- Macsizzle
Bainbridge Street is filled with various small businesses and shops. I really enjoy this area of Brooklyn. It was very easily accessible to the midtown Manhattan and was very walkable and convenient....
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Claver Pl


"About all this street has going for it is that it is near th..."

- rebeccalynn
When I lived in Brooklyn I would walk down this street a lot. It is near some tiny urban parks, so that is cool. It is by the subway so that is why I would walk by it. It is just a tiny little street...
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"A Nice Street"

- Macsizzle
This street is filled with small businesses making the area more convenient and heavily trafficked. Throughout the neighborhood, there were a lot of families and people and there was a nice vibe and l...
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Greene Ave


"Homes by the park"

- TamanduaGirl
Tompkins park is on Greene Ave with a base ball diamond. The streets is green with the park and all the trees. This is a one way street. The street is not as well kept as some but not falling apart. I...
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"beautiful residential area"

- duvessab
This is a great residential area and it is also close to many shops. It is very picturesque and full of family oriented fun. Just on the other side of this street is also one of the best places for th...
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"Lafayette Avenue in Brooklyn, New York"

- jessicamstephen
For a flea market above all others, I recommend visiting the Brownstoner's Brooklyn Flea at 176 Lafayette Avenue. The Brownstoner's Brooklyn Flea has hundreds of vendors and is held in the beautiful...
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Macon St


"Quiet Block in Brooklyn"

- ninit36
This block is similar to most of the blocks in the area in that they are tree lined, brownstone style homes. I visit this neighborhood often and can say that its always clean and quiet. This block i...
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Marion St


"Quiet and bit out of the way"

- SoniaG
I worked on Marion Street for awhile and there really isn't much out this way. The main street nearby would be Chauncey Street which is very nice. Marion is busy during business hours and is somewhat...
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