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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very good neighbourhood here.There are lots of shops and eating places around.The buildings are old and new. The Rhinos sculpture is beautiful.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

There is a touching new monument called The Last Three located at Astor Place in the East Village that is worth viewing if you plan to spend time in this area of the city. The new monument is a 17-ft tall sculpture of three bronze...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BradJill
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Unique shops, bars, coffee houses, bakeries, a great place to people watching, and a variety of restaurants. It's close to subway, busses, and not too far is Washington Square Park....SoHo.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank glow4011
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I spent 1 evening in this neighbourhood and thought it was great. It is a hip, vibrant area, with many good bars and restaurants. It is also a fairly pretty area, in parts, and it was pleasant to stroll around taking in the sights and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank SaleDamc
Reviewed 19 October 2017

East village houses bit old buildings, restaurants, and shopping outlets. This place is good for strolling. Bit dirty in comparison with other neighborhood.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank seedhunter
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

A wee bit off the beaten track for tourists but it is well worth a visit and do take your time walking these streets with loads if bars and restaurants in a cool area of NYC

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The vibe and people are great! Lots of great restaurants and bars around. Young and hip scene and would highly recommend visiting this place

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank E9157NQmichaelb
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is an area that is maybe more genuine and from the earlier time of NY-city. Lots of nice small shops/restaurants and you feel you're far away from the busy Manhatten - although just a short walk away.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Oslo-travelmen
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The East Village became a very nice neighborhood to visit. We enjoyed walking in the tree-lined streets, looking at the red-brick buildings and the beautiful moldings on the old houses. Many small shops and boutiques, record stores and a variety of bars, restaurants and coffee...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My favourite neighbourhood. Had a great relaxed energy and so many restaurants/bars - all with people in them. Found the shops here very inviting with open doors and a very organic feel. Certainly a wonderful way to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2017
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