West Village

A quaint neighborhood with a laid-back vibe full of trendy restaurants and boutique shopping. Provides residents with everything they need.

Welcome to West Village

The West Village is a lovely neighborhood in downtown Manhattan with a vibrant atmosphere and loads of destinations to explore. Unlike the skyscrapers and high rises across other neighborhoods of Manhattan, the West Village encompasses mostly historical brownstones throughout its quaint cobblestoned streets. The West Village has a lively atmosphere and a trendy vibe. As one of the most desirable neighborhoods in all of Manhattan, the West Village provides residents with everything they need without ever having to stray too far from home. 
Drawing visitors from across the city, the West Village is perfect for people watching as many people travel from other areas of the city to spend the day or night in this hip neighborhood. The West Village is an incredibly popular area to live for families, professionals, and artists alike. It's full of delicious restaurants, cute boutiques, chic bars, and local attractions for a fun day or night out on the town with family and friends. With its central location, commuting to other areas of New York City is a breeze. 

What to Love

  • A trendy neighborhood with a laid-back vibe 
  • Loads of restaurants, lounges, and bars for a night out
  • Historical brownstones and cobblestone streets
  • Boutique stores and a specialty shopping scene

Local Lifestyle

Everyday life in the West Village is laid-back and down-to-earth with a hip vibe. Residents love the wide array of places to attend and never-ending events occurring throughout the community. The neighborhood has everything a person could need without ever having to stray too far from home. From dining to shopping and everything in between, life in the West Village is full of fun, convenience, and the best of what a New York lifestyle has to offer. 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

With hidden gems around every corner, it’s hard to decide which is better in the West Village: the dining or the shopping. Carbone is a fantastic Italian restaurant in the West Village, serving up some of the best red sauce in the city within its chic, retro-glam space. Don Angie is another popular choice for those seeking a scrumptious Italian dish in the West Village. Their Lasagna and Lobster for two make date night easy and fun. For those seeking French cuisine, Minetta Tavern is incredible, famous for its delicious dry-aged beef and vintage decor. When it comes to classic American dishes, Loring Place is the place to be, attracting crowds from all over the city with its wood-fired dishes and handmade pasta. 
When it comes to shops, the West Village has everything a person could need within the neighborhood. From trendy boutiques to record stores to specialty wine shops and everything in between, residents never have to stray too far from home to get what they need. 

Things to Do

There’s never a shortage of things to do or places to explore in the bustling West Village neighborhood. For those in search of a good laugh, look no further than Comedy Cellar. With new shows almost every night, this fantastic venue is always buzzing with excitement. For art lovers, the Whitney Museum of American Art is a blast to gaze through, featuring incredible exhibits and a magnificent collection of twentieth-century and contemporary works.
The infamous Washington Square Park is in the lovely West Village neighborhood as well, attracting visitors from all five boroughs. Often acting as a meeting ground for city-wide events, Washington Square Park is a perfect place to go for a stroll, spread out for a picnic, or simply people watch on a sunny day. 
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Around West Village, NY

There's plenty to do around West Village, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Erotori, Laams, and Olivia Cooks For You.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 1.29 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.4 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.74 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.98 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.66 miles 41 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.61 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

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