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Sheepshead Bay

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Oh Yea! You will love it!

On the sea. Atlantic Ocean. Go eat at Randazzo's! Great restaurant. SeafoodI a great place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sun Lakes, Arizona
Good Food Area - Fresh Fish off the Boats Daily

Sheepshead Bay has a marina where commercial charter fishing boats dock. They're are daily trips... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomas V
Staten Island, New York
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Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the sea. Atlantic Ocean. Go eat at Randazzo's! Great restaurant. SeafoodI a great place to explore.

Thank ljmantovi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sheepshead Bay has a marina where commercial charter fishing boats dock. They're are daily trips that you can make to fish for fun with a few friends or rent the entire boat for a private party. Depending on the time of year it is the...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pretty neighborhood. Nice to walk around. Good places to eat. Not really any shops and such. But very nice afternoon.

Thank kbobbitt1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

because I assumed that Sheepshead Bay was named for its one-time resemblance, in outline, to a sheep’s head. I was wrong. It is called after a fish, called Sheepshead. It is an edible fish found in the bay's waters. The fish, now rare, can still...More

Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

There are many restaurants on Emmons avenue with outdoor seating and music which make you feel like you left the city. The bay has lots of boats and sometimes people feed the birds (even if there are signs saying that it is not allowed;) and...More

Thank Miha1980
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is an area of restaurants (sea food and otherwise), housing (looks like a neat place to live), and the actual waterfront (which has changed in 60 years). With regard to the latter, it appears to be a combination of fishing boats and "party" boats...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Nestled where Brooklyn meets the sea, you can go on the fishing boats, walk by the water, and dine at a variety of restaurants. All at an unhurried pace.

Thank C S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice to see old style family neighborhoods like this still exist. Ny has changed so much. Sheepshead bay still keeping it real.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

don't go to Emmons avenue in sheepshead bay,especially on weekends.traffic is abhorrent and the drivers are insane.they will threaten to kill you,curse you and attack you if you get in their way. Parking is non-existent as more so-called luxury building go up.these buildings are big...More

3  Thank junkfood2017
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Sheepshead Bay is the closest you get to a seaside town in Brooklyn. The side streets that lead up to the beach are lined with beautiful old homes. I had many friends that lived in them way back when I went to Lincoln High School....More

1  Thank 7Lisal
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leslie m
16 June 2016|
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Response from mfr15 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few along Sheepshead Bay Avenue.