The 185 Leonard Street building is located in East Williamsburg, Williamsburg, Northern Brooklyn, Brooklyn.
Originally referenced on maps in 1783 as part of Queens, East
Williamsburg is now officially a part of Brooklyn located by
Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bushwick. The slowly gentrified
neighborhood is slowing receiving more and more businesses such as
clothing stores, art galleries, restaurants and bars as a result of
its close proximity to the hipster haven Williamsburg. Due to its
industrial past, renters looking to make their new home in this
neighborhood can expect to find many loft apartment buildings that
were converted from the original industrial factory spaces.
Neighborhood: East Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Population Density: 81,666 people; 32,561 people per
square mile (Brooklyn: 34,917 people per square mile)
Adjacent Neighborhoods: Williamsburg, Greenpoint,
Public Transit: L to Grand St., Montrose Ave., or Morgan
What's Here?: As gentrification spreads outward from
Williamsburg into the grittier East Williamsburg (and, beyond,
Bushwick), more and more…
East Williamsburg Apartments, Williamsburg Apartments
The area has a number of food options, including Santos Anne, Champs Diner, and Zizi Limona. These are located within 593 yards. Fette Sau and The Brooklyn Star are some of the restaurants in the area. Explore the Huckleberry Bar area.