253 8th Street has a Walk Score of 98 out of 100. This location is a Walker’s Paradise so daily errands do not require a car.
253 8th Street is a four minute walk from the D 6 Avenue Express, the N Broadway Express and the R Broadway Local at the 9 St stop.
This location is in the Park Slope neighborhood in New York. Nearby parks include Terrapin Playground, Washington Park and Under The Tracks Playground.
Nearby schools include Junior High School 51 William Alexander School, William Alexander Middle School 51 and PS 39 Henry Bristow School.
The closest grocery stores are Kim's Family Farm, Emporium Fresh Market and Smart & Healthy.
Nearby coffee shops include Dunkin' Donuts, Postmark Cafe and La Dolce Cafe & Bakehouse. There are 316 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including McDonald's, Albanese Pizza & Restaurant and Due Fratelli Pizza.
253 8th Street is near CUNY - Medgar Evers College, St. Francis College and Polytechnic Institute of New York University.
There are excellent bike lanes and the terrain is mostly flat. 253 8th Street is very bikeable, biking is convenient for most trips. Bike sharing is available from Citi Bike.