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Brooklyn Flea Market - Williamsburg

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Address: 50 Kent Ave, at Water Street., Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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The Flea has expanded to a new site along the Brooklyn waterfront. Located...

The Flea has expanded to a new site along the Brooklyn waterfront. Located between North 11th and North 12th Streets just North of East River State Park, the Sunday Flea features the same mix of vintage, antique, handmade, and food vendors as Fort Greene, and located in prime Williamsburg.

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Went along to see the stalls of food that was getting served and hoped to try some of it. Had a pint in the bar and then got something to eat from one of the outlets (over 100... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Though I've gone to a lot of flea markets in my lifetime, this one had a relatively limited variety of goods, and pricing was actually on the high side for a flea market. We went as part of a business event, and a lot of people did buy the customized hand painted tote bags, which were being sold for charitable... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went along to see the stalls of food that was getting served and hoped to try some of it. Had a pint in the bar and then got something to eat from one of the outlets (over 100 there) and went to the small beach looking across to Manhattan to enjoy my meal.

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Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place!! Food, music and the sea. It's a bit far from Manhattan but worth it! Open saturday and sunday, I think it.

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Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun to browse but if you want to take things home and you're not staying/living near by it can be a real dilemma

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this market after strolling across the Brooklyn bridge and were very happy to have found it! It was fun to check out the amazing selection and variety of goods that were for sale.

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Ronkonkoma, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

This flea market is not in williamsburg. It is in dumbo and is really under the Manhattan bridge. There were some food vendors. It's not very large but was interesting to walkthrough.

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Louisville, KY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

After visiting all the more touristy spots in NYC it is always a joy to relax in Brooklyn at the Flea. Over the years we have bought several items at the flea. It makes you feel like a resident plus the nearby Brooklyn Park has stunning views of Manhattan. Brooklyn is a world unto itself and a peaceful haven away... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

This was a bit of a highlight on our New York trip. Wished I could try all the food there. Nice location as well. As for the market, we found more cool stuff at the one on lafayette av. but still alright.

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Lots of people at at this flea market, but its less of a flea market and more of an outdoor artist studio. They have unique, handcrafted and fun items. But they are pricey, again - one of a kind shopping. Food trucks and restaurant items take up a majority of the outdoor space. You are right on the waters edge... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

We would go just about every weekend in Williamsburg . We'd go for breakfast before it opened. Now they want you to go to DUMBO? It,s not worth the trip. Very bad parking,way too crowed. I guess we'll be going north to find our antiques. Sorry to see its gone.

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