Do you really live in New York if you’ve never been to Smorgasburg… and did you really go to Smorgasburg if you didn’t post it on Instagram? Answer: Definitely not. If you don’t already know what Smorgasburg is, it’s a late spring to early fall-time food festival in Williamsburg and Brooklyn. Similar to a flea or farmer’s market, many vendors set up tents to sell their products, music plays, and people hop from booth to booth. Home to some signature treats, it’s a must-see spot on your NYC summer bucket list.
Here are some of the top treats to try from this food festival, documented by some basic b*tches.
From glazed, to cinnamon sugar, to Dulce de Leche, Dough has some of Brooklyn’s finest doughnuts that are sure to give you an instant foodgasm.
2. Ramen Burger
A little twist on the college diet: Two “ramen buns” sandwiching an all-beef burger. If this doesn’t make your mouth water, I don’t know what will.
3. Home Frite
Because every day is FryDay. Duh.
4. Takumi Taco
This creative spin on a spicy tuna roll will have your stomach dancing in delight. Who needs just sushi when you could have nachos, too?
This literally is from the *BEST* batch. How can you go wrong with cookies and ice cream? It’s simple. You can’t.
From cream cheese frosting to 3 layers of melt-in-your-mouth cake, this bakery treat is a piece of cake to eat (literally).
Can I get a whoop whoop for these whoopie pies? This cookie dough whoopie is a crowd favorite, and has to be on your taste list at Smorgasburg this year.
It might be a little cheesy, but these are worth sinking your teeth into. Take a BITE.
Navigating through Smorgasburg can be overwhelming, especially on a hot summer day, but with this go-to guide on the best treats of the food festival, you’ll be all set for success.