The East Village

 

The East Village never fails to keep the excitement going long after other neighborhoods hit the pillow. Follow the foodies, dive bar enthusiasts, and vintage-hunters to the east end of Manhattan, where head-turning street style is the norm

 

 
     Fine Dining    Momofuku Ko    8 Extra Place, at East 1st Street    Tiny, tough-to-reserve eatery via David Chang offering multicourse, Asian-accented American meals.       Casual Dining    Root & Bone    200 East 3rd Street between Avenue A and  B    Elevated Southern fare, barrel-aged cocktails & brown booze in a small rustic space with a market       Neighborhood Gem    Motorino    349 East 12th Street    Neighborhood pizzeria that knows how to draw up crowds serving speciality toppings in a casual east village setting       Trendy    The Eddy    342 East 6th Street, near First Avenue    Nestled in the heart of the east village, this restaurant that puts a creative spin on refined, seasonal fare.        GG’s     511 East 5th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B    Hip, rustic-chic hub pairing bespoke cocktails with gourmet pizza, small plates & oven-baked pasta       

 

Fine Dining

Momofuku Ko

8 Extra Place, at East 1st Street

Tiny, tough-to-reserve eatery via David Chang offering multicourse, Asian-accented American meals.

 

Casual Dining

Root & Bone

200 East 3rd Street between Avenue A and  B

Elevated Southern fare, barrel-aged cocktails & brown booze in a small rustic space with a market

 

Neighborhood Gem

Motorino

349 East 12th Street

Neighborhood pizzeria that knows how to draw up crowds serving speciality toppings in a casual east village setting

 

Trendy

The Eddy

342 East 6th Street, near First Avenue

Nestled in the heart of the east village, this restaurant that puts a creative spin on refined, seasonal fare.

 

GG’s

511 East 5th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B

Hip, rustic-chic hub pairing bespoke cocktails with gourmet pizza, small plates & oven-baked pasta

 

 

 

Culture Corner

Music Venues

Webster Hall

125 East 11th Street between 3rd and 4th Avenue

Among the most recognized names in nightlife, this massive, multilevel Greenwich Village club/music hall dating from 1886 still gets packed with revelers from every crevice of the earth!

DROM

85 Avenue A, at East 6th Street

This gypsy-themed lounge hosts a global roster of performers, ranging from jazz & funk to hip-hop

 

Fitness to the People

 

Fitness Studio

Yoga to the People

12 Saint Marks Place

A unique yoga studio with the goal of recapturing what we consider to be the essence of yoga

Soul Cycle

384 Lafayette Street, at E 4th Street

Revolutionized indoor cycling to take you on a 45 journey to change your body and find your sou

Spa

East Village Spa

80 East 11th Street between Broadway and University

The Village's best kept secret in a zen-like environment and providing personalized massage therapy!

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East Village at a glance...

THE NEIGHBORS

An eclectic mix of NYC newcomers and long-time residents.

WHAT TO EXPECT

A lively neighborhood with an adventurous spirit that defines downtown living.

THE LIFESTYLE

Quiet during the day and packed at night due to the popular culinary and bar scene.

WHAT NOT TO EXPECT

A quiet, residential area free of street traffic from nightlife outside their doorstep.

THE MARKET

Good value in pre-war walkups (especially farther east), and very few doorman or highrise buildings.

YOU'LL FALL IN LOVE WITH

The creative, gritty, and independent energy of one of the most iconic neighborhoods in Manhattan.

Eat. Drink. Live. Local.

Coffee

Ost Coffee

441 East 12th Street

Old World Cafe specializing in coffees, wines, meats and cheeses

Brunch

Gemma at the Bowery Hotel

335 Bowery at East 3rd Street

Trendy types gather for Italian fare & people-watching at this upbeat hangout & brunch favorite

   Chic Treats     Milk Bar    251 East 13th Street at Second Avenue    Snug little bakery from David Chang featuring cakes, cookies & more in quirky, complex flavors.       ChikaLicious Dessert Bar    203 East 10th Street at Second Avenue    Imaginative desserts served à la carte or from a fixed-price menu with optional wine pairing.        Nightlife     Blind Barber    339 E 10th Street, between Avenue A and B    Daytime haircuts & drinks in the front room morph into a lively back-room cocktail bar at night.       Death & Co.    433 E Sixth Street, between First Avenue and Avenue A    Bartenders in bow ties & suspenders recall the speakeasy era at this dark, moody cocktail lounge.       Decibal    240 East 9th Street    Underground sake bar offering a large list of varietals along with Japanese snacks.                

Chic Treats

Milk Bar

251 East 13th Street at Second Avenue

Snug little bakery from David Chang featuring cakes, cookies & more in quirky, complex flavors.

 

ChikaLicious Dessert Bar

203 East 10th Street at Second Avenue

Imaginative desserts served à la carte or from a fixed-price menu with optional wine pairing.

 

Nightlife

Blind Barber

339 E 10th Street, between Avenue A and B

Daytime haircuts & drinks in the front room morph into a lively back-room cocktail bar at night.

 

Death & Co.

433 E Sixth Street, between First Avenue and Avenue A

Bartenders in bow ties & suspenders recall the speakeasy era at this dark, moody cocktail lounge.

 

Decibal

240 East 9th Street

Underground sake bar offering a large list of varietals along with Japanese snacks.

 

 

 

 

 

Film

Village East Cinema

181-189 2nd Avenue

Vintage Moorish venue showing 7 screens of art & commercial films with stadium & balcony seating

Comedy

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre East

153 East 3rd Street at Avenue A

Home of the alternative comedy troupe that launched many well-known TV & film stars' careers.

Parks

Tompkins Square Park

East 7th Street to East 10th Street between Avenue A and Avenue B

1 0.5-acre public park in the Alphabet City portion of East Village and is a perfect centerpiece for its eclectic neighborhood, which houses artists, radicals, fashion lovers, and those who have resided in the neighborhood and have witnessed its vast changes for many decades

 

 

 

  Salon    Fox & Jane    277 East 10th Street    being synonymous with incredible hair that takes its lead from the top trends of today       Running Path       East River Promenade    Entrance at 12th through Montgomery Streets    The East River Promenade features views of the East River and convenient running route       Health Food       Juice Press    70 East 1st Street at 2nd Avenue    raw cold-pressed juices, superfood smoothies, homemade raw foods, desserts and salads                      

Salon

Fox & Jane

277 East 10th Street

being synonymous with incredible hair that takes its lead from the top trends of today

 

Running Path

 

East River Promenade

Entrance at 12th through Montgomery Streets

The East River Promenade features views of the East River and convenient running route

 

Health Food

 

Juice Press

70 East 1st Street at 2nd Avenue

raw cold-pressed juices, superfood smoothies, homemade raw foods, desserts and salads