Nearby Resources

As we live through and try to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, we face many difficult decisions. After conferring at length and considering the conditions at our venue, Long Island University, as well as travel constraints and Governor Cuomo’s ban on large gatherings, board members and staff together have decided to cancel the Left Forum 2020 conference originally scheduled for May 29-31, 2020Read More

Transportation

Long Island University Brooklyn – Conference and Childcare Location

  • Dekalb Ave (N,Q,R,W, B, D) – 1 min walk /Right next LIU entrance
  • Nevins St. (2, 3, 4, 5) – 2 blocks/.2 mile/3 min walk
  • Hoyt-Schermerhorn (A, C, G) – 5 blocks/.3 mile/7 min walk

Hotels

Aloft New York Brooklyn

216 Duffield St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

(718) 256-3833

EVEN Hotel Brooklyn

46 Nevins St., Brooklyn, NY 11217

(718) 552-3800

Holiday Inn Brooklyn Downtown

300 Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn, NY 11217

(718) 624-2211

Hilton Brooklyn New York

140 Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

(718) 834-8800

Hotel Indigo Brooklyn

229 Duffield St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

NU Hotel

(718) 254-7800

85 Smith St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel

228 Duffield St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

(718) 855-1900

NY Moore Hostel

179 Moore St., Brooklyn, NY 11206

(347) 227-8634

Restaurants

Ava Brew – Coffee, Tea, Pastries $$-$$$

100 Willoughby St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-643-0022, www.avabrew.com

Avere Ristorante Brooklyn – Italian $$-$$$

917-281-5197, www.avererestaurant.com

Brooklyn Brewhouse – American, Bar, Pub $$-$$$

229 Duffield St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-254-7813, www.brooklynbrewhouseny.com

Brooklyn Hummus – Falafel, Hummus, Kosher $

445 Albee Square West at CityPoint (Dekalb Market Hall), Brooklyn, NY 11201

www.brooklynhummus.com

Caffe e Vino – Italian, Vegetarian Friendly $$-$$$

112 Dekalb Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-855-6222

Circa Brewing Company – Brew Pub, Bar, Pizza $$-$$$

141 Lawrence St. (between Willoughby and Fulton Sts.), Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-858-0055, www.circabrewing.co

Curry Heights – Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly $$-$$$

151 Remsen St. (between Clinton and Court Sts.), Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-260-9000, www.curryheights.com

Dallas BBQ Brooklyn – American, Bar, Barbecue $$-$$$

180 Livingston St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-643-5700, www.dallasbbq.com

Dekalb Market Hall – Food Hall, Quick Bites, American, Asian $

445 Albee Square West at CityPoint, Brooklyn, NY 11201

929-359-6555, www.dekalbmarkethall.com

Doner Kebab NYC – Mediterranean, Turkish, Halal $$-$$$

34 Willoughby St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-222-3434, www.donerkebabnyc.com

Forno Rosso Pizzeria – Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly $$-$$$

327 Gold St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-451-3800, www.fornorosso.nyc

Han Dynasty – Chinese $$-$$$

1 Dekalb Ave, City Point Shopping Center, Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-858-0588, www.handynasty.com

Junior’s Restaurant – Dessert, American, Diner $$-$$$

386 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11238

(718) 852-5257, www.juniorscheesecake.com

Pollo d’Oro – Peruvian, Latin, South American $$-$$$

306 Gold St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-855-8088, www.pollodorobk.com

Rocco’s Tacos and Tequila Bar – Bars, Mexican $$

339 Adams St., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-246-8226, www.roccostacos.com

The Wei – Chinese, Fast Food, Asian $

30 Dekalb Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-260-8888

Yaso Tangbao -Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly $

148 Lawrence St., Brooklyn, NY 11201929-337-7599, www.yasotangbao.com