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Best Weekend Spots in Williamsburg

Show off all the great shopping, drinking, and dining Williamsburg has to offer at these quintessential neighborhood spots.

  • Toby's Estate Coffee
    • Coffee Shop
    • Williamsburg
    Food
    24
    Decor
    23
    Service
    22
    Cost
    $8

    Start off your day at this Aussie import, specializing in pour-overs and espresso drinks using house-roasted, single-origin beans. The cool, spacious digs are lined with shelves full of books, antiques, and knickknacks, and there's usually room to sit, sip, and get ready for the day.

  • Artists & Fleas
    • Flea Market
    • Williamsburg
    Quality
    24
    Appeal
    23
    Service
    22
    Cost
     

    Right around the corner from Smorgasburg, you'll find this funky flea market full of one-of-a-kind jewelry, art prints, vintage clothing, home goods, and more. If your friends need a little caffeine pick-me-up to shake off their Smorgasburg food coma, check out the cute Stumptown Coffee Roasters cart out front.

  • Mast Brothers Chocolate
    • Food Store
    • Williamsburg
    Quality
    25
    Appeal
    20
    Service
    20
    Cost
     

    It wouldn't be an afternoon in Williamsburg without a stop at the Mast Brothers Chocolate factory, which is worth a visit for the intoxicating smell alone. Your visitors can sample artisanal chocolate and pick up a few treats to take home as souvenirs.

  • Maison Premiere
    • Bar
    • Williamsburg
    Atmo.
    25
    Decor
    28
    Service
    25
    Cost
    $50

    Craft cocktails and oysters make this New Orleans-inspired bar and eatery a perfect stop for a pre-dinner drink. If you want to really impress your friends, order a round of absinthe for the table.

  • Fette Sau
    • Williamsburg
    Food
    26
    Decor
    18
    Service
    17
    Cost
    $32

    Our commenters have called this top-rated BBQ spot the "quintessential Williamsburg experience," so you've got to take your friends when they're in town (and trust us, they'll love the ribs, craft beers, and bourbon).

  • Brooklyn Bowl
    • Bowling Alley
    • Williamsburg
    Atmo.
    22
    Decor
    20
    Service
    17
    Cost
    M

    Once you're full of barbecue and booze, head over to this retro-chic bowling alley for a game or two (plus live music, DJs spinning killer tunes, and brews from local Brooklyn Brewery).

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