What it’s like:Bohemian · Hip · Vibrant
Known for:Nightlife · Parks · Boutique
Nearby conveniences:Restaurants · Shops
Tips from locals
The East Village has been the center of bohemian lifestyle since the early 1900s when it was a favorite of writers like Allen Ginsberg and artists like Diane Arbus. Its nooks and crannies held bookstores and cafes that inspired and delighted the city’s great thinkers. A lively neighborhood with an…
The East Village is full of incredible bars, restaurants, cafes, shopping, art, events and fun surprises! It’s lively, exciting, while also being safe and family friendly.
The East Village is full of life. Historically, it’s been a haven for those who were a bit left-of-center, who marched to the beat of their own drum. Now, like most other neighborhoods around it, it’s been gentrified, but it still holds onto some of its gritty feel.
A quaint historic village, true to its name, with the storied history in case behind a glass boutique on every corner. A food lover’s, photographers’, sightseeing dream.