Located in the northern central portion of Brooklyn, This intimate slice of towny living is actually one of the largest neighborhoods in the borough. Now lined with with historic brownstones, restaurants, and bars, this neighborhood serves as the root of some of the greatest rap and hip-hop artists in the world, and is the perfect area for someone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of typical city life.

Check out our favorite spots and recommendations curated for your enjoyment below.

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