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Lovely little bike shop

​We made a special trip back to this cute store after spotting it from our bus tour. We purchased a... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2017
Raumati Beach, New Zealand
knowledgeable and friendly

Shop is tiny and cluttered but they sold me an excellent bike, which they were happy to customize... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2016
Bangkok, Thailand
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Oct 5, 2017
“Lovely little bike shop”
Sep 2, 2016
“knowledgeable and friendly”
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316 E 49th St, New York City, NY 10017-1640
+1 212-486-0524
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

​We made a special trip back to this cute store after spotting it from our bus tour. We purchased a NY cycle jersey, and the staff were great. Service is a big deal for little shops like this, and we always try to support the...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2016

Shop is tiny and cluttered but they sold me an excellent bike, which they were happy to customize (new seat, bell, aluminium pedals etc.) for a reduced price. Gave good advice about rides in NYC and upstate - and always remembered my name every time...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2016

NYC is not your average suburban town with quiet streets. Tourist wobbling on bikes with no helmets in flip flops trying to see the sights and not get killed is no way to enjoy the city. This is not a review of any specific bike...More

Thank totallyNYC
Reviewed February 9, 2016

This small - and I mean, small - shop near the UN is run by a nice couple. They've done quality repair work at very reasonable cost, managed to have any parts that I've come in for (there must be a huge basement storage room!)...More

Thank soundprojim
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Ben and Andrea provide the best bike service in NYC. They are friendly, knowlegable and reasonably priced. Their repair service is the best you will find anywhere.

Thank Henry B
Reviewed July 23, 2015

My teenage son was dying to cycle round New York, and had found this place before we got here. On 49th street, easy to find, credit card needed to get bike, helmet , maps provided and advice on where to go by lovely staff. He...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2015

The bike rental included a helmet, bungee cords, and a map of the city's bike trails. The staff was efficient and friendly. We plan on stopping here again on our next trip to New York.

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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