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Why Williamsburg?

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Visitors to New York City either think they know Williamsburg or that it’s just not for them. Having a more recent reputation as a home to hipsters or seeing the extensive L train renovations may have put you off from taking the trip over / under the East River. Well not only is Like A…

Food blogger Beauty & The Beets loved our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn food tour!

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“I used to live in New York City – Queens to be more specific. I had an apartment in Rockaway Beach while I was a Flight Attendant for Delta and I would spend my days sitting on the beach, waiting for crew scheduling to call. Sometimes I would be sent off to Switzerland where I…

Why we love our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn Food Tour

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From our featured partner — Expedia.com: Hit up a handful of Brooklyn’s hottest eateries on this walking tour of Manhattan’s hippest borough. Fill up on enough tastings to make a lunch of it as an expert guide leads you between innovative kitchens, killer street art, and waterfront viewpoints offering up a sweeping panorama of the…

Interview with a Local: Meghan Love of Mable’s Smokehouse

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Mable’s Smokehouse has been a neighborhood gem in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, since it opened in 2012. A BBQ joint is a bit unorthodox for the neighborhood and perhaps that is precisely why it’s so beloved – plus the food is incredible. Praised by the New York Times, Food & Wine Magazine, Eater,…

Finally! Smorgasburg is back. Here’s what to eat at this Brooklyn Foodie Mecca!

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We always know summer is around the corner when our beloved Smorgasburg is back in business. Located on the Williamsburg Brooklyn waterfront (the views of NYC are fabulous as is the food), this is one of our favorite Saturday activities. After our Flatiron Food Tour and Williamsburg Brooklyn Food Tour of course.  “Smorgasburg is the…

Interview with a Local: Hartje Andresen of Pudge Knuckles

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This month, we spoke to Hartje Andresen of Pudge Knuckles, a coffee shop favorited by locals, as well as a wine bar and roastery. It’s also a featured stop on our Williamsburg Bites Brooklyn Food Tour and Sunday Funday Boozy Brooklyn Tour. As their website states, “Packed with the full flavor and energy of New…

Interview with a Local: Anna Ward, Artists & Fleas Market Manager

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If you’re a Brooklynite, you have likely been to Artists and Fleas. If not, according to Founders Amy and Ronen, Artists & Fleas is, “Part community gathering spot, part hipster haven, Artists & Fleas has hosted thousands of artists and vendors since opening its doors. It’s a place where buyers find unique designs, artists and…

Foodie Instagrammers Experience Like A Local

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Like A Local Tours partnered with Mary in Manhattan to bring a handful of New York City bloggers and influencers an exclusive Brooklyn Bites Instameet. Like A Local pulled out all the stops and took the group to the best spots in Williamsburg Brooklyn. The group brought their camera and their appetite. Search pics on…

From WhatShouldWeDo.com: Eat your way through Williamsburg on this delicious food tour.

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The culinary scene in Williamsburg is so hot right now that it would take weeks—and weeks’ worth of pay—to get the full flavor of the neighborhood. But in just three hours on this walking tour, you can dine on dishes from seven of the ‘Burg’s most popular eateries, including pierogies from the Northside Bakery, a…