North 5th St Pier

Pier and Scenic Lookout
1 North 5th St (at river), Brooklyn, NY 11211, United States
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    Peter W.
    Great pier to peer out at the sunset.(3 Tips)
    Peter W.
    Williamsburg and Manhattan bridges.(2 Tips)
    Brad P.
    take the ferry to 34th st!(2 Tips)
    Eddie
    The big metal bench will go to places is not suppose too.(4 Tips)
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  • Ivana K.

    Scenic view of the city, Manhattan. Nice when it s sunny, first stop at Brooklyn

    Ivana Kurtović · April 13
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  • Peter W.

    Great pier to peer out at the sunset.

    Peter Wu · April 12
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  • Claudia F.

    Don't sit on the grass - it's the toilet of all the asshole dogs from those asshole high rises around you.

    Claudia Filth · March 13
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  • Peter W.

    If you stand at just the right spot, you can see both the Williamsburg and Manhattan bridges.

    Peter Wu · January 4
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  • Lucas U.

    Beautiful view of Manhattan!

    Lucas Ullrich · December 31, 2014
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  • Aron W.

    Great place to clear my mind, think and unwind :)

    Aron Weingard · September 24, 2014
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  • Nikki B.

    Hey williamsburgers: for $1.50 more than the (hel)L train, try the ferry for your morning commute. Great views and they run every 20 minutes on weekday mornings.

    Nikki Bogopolskaya · August 9, 2014
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  • Filmsquare

    Billy Taggart meets Cathleen Hostetler for the second time on North 5th St Pier in Broken City (2013) to discuss Paul Andrews' murder and Billy's allegiance.

    Filmsquare · November 2, 2013
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  • Eladio G.

    Great location to see Manhattan form the other side of the river!

    Eladio Gomes · October 28, 2013
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  • Jocelyn M.

    Such a pretty place❤️ great to go for a walk & just enjoy the view.

    Jocelyn Medina · October 12, 2013
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  • Brad P.

    take the ferry to 34th st!

    Brad Park · October 5, 2013
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  • Jane L.

    A nice area to walk around after dinner. Or take the food to go! There's benches and seats everywhere :)

    Jane L · July 14, 2013
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  • seth l.

    try the skyline views.

    seth lachs · April 24, 2013
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  • seth l.

    some of the best homosapien observation and meditation this side of wash sq park.

    seth lachs · February 12, 2013
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  • Sam B.

    If you like piers, you'll love this pier.

    Sam Biddle · September 10, 2012
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  • Billyons

    The sign reads keep off the grass, but most people don't

    Billyons · July 6, 2012
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  • Scott B.

    If you eat here, clean up your mess am throw away your trash. Thank you in advance from all dog owners.

    Scott Brasher · April 26, 2012
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  • Scott B.

    Pick up yer poop .com

    Scott Brasher · April 15, 2012
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  • Stacy R.

    Dead bodies on the water will cause a delay.

    Stacy Rosenthal · December 16, 2011
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  • Roshon M.

    Great place to go and clear your mind!

    Roshon McCants · November 28, 2011
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  • Paul B.

    Great sunset...

    Paul Banks · November 15, 2011
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  • Stephen C.

    The best view of Stuy Town you could possibly get! Read more

    Stephen Calebro · October 10, 2011
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  • Pedro E.

    Bring a lady/guy!!!!!!!!! Enjoy......

    Pedro Emporio · July 17, 2011
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  • Doron W.

    Just come on Sunday for the best flea market!

    Doron Wesly · April 24, 2011
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  • Lena

    The benches to the Left connecting 4th St. is now open!

    Lena · November 6, 2010
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  • Eddie

    Great place to relax and watch the view at night. The big metal bench will go to places is not suppose too. I felt violated :(

    Eddie · September 20, 2010
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  • Terry R.

    The alien bench will invade your personal space

    Terry R · July 23, 2010
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  • William P.

    Relax at the N 5th pier with a full view of the manhattan skyline. Maybe even watch a sunset.

    William Peng · August 24, 2009
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