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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 October 2012

I was born in Carroll Gardens, back in 1948 at St. Peter's Hospital which was on Henry Street, but which is no longer there, it was torn down years ago. I lived on 4th Place between Henry and Clinton Streets and went to P.S. 142,...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2013

Now it's full of yuppies, I'm trying not to slam the place because I have lived here all my life. But the new residents can be very snobby and the shops and restaurants they bring basically copy manhattan. It's gotten super expensive, it was ridiculously...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an upscale mostly residential neighborhood. Many old townhouses here. Plenty of great restaurants and close proximity to the subway and downtown Brooklyn.

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

There are lots of streets with 100 year old brownstones that are being renovated at an amazing rate. It is filled with life and young families running, biking and generally having a good time. Lots of resturants and shopping in the area.

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Reviewed 30 August 2018

My review of Carroll Gardens is the same as the review of Williamsburg as it is part of the same neighborhood....Very much a hipster place to hang out

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have lived here for 40 years and my wife was born here. The character of the neighborhood has changed significantly from Italian longshoremen to a multinational community with just a touch of the Italian flavor....which makes it the ideal place to live and bring...More

1  Thank James a
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Carroll Gardens has some of the prettiest streets in all of Brooklyn and is a historically Italian neighborhood so there is great Italian food there as well as many well respect and excellent restaurants like Frankies 457, Prime Meats, Battersby, Buttermilk Channel etc. There are...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a great neighborhood to walk around. Lots of shops, restaurants and bars to meet everyone's need. It is also very quiet except when the churches ring their beautiful sounding bells on the hour.

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Reviewed 20 May 2018

There are plenty of places to dine and eat out in Carroll Gardens. It is a lively part of Brooklyn worth visiting.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Such a lovely neighborhood and who would think in Brooklyn I would wake up every morning to the soft clucking of chickens. Close to the water, subway, and too many good restaurants.

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Ahh, the days where I grew up and worked in this area. Love Carroll Gardens. Brings back many, many great memories of life there.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Lovely park in Brooklyn. Handy to subway and stores yet a tranquil place to walk and relax. Centre of a nice small town athmosphere. Would go back there again.

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