Stop at any street corner and you'll know bikes are taking over New York City. This is leading to a whole new market for Brooklyn bike shops ready to outfit you in the latest helmet fashions, teach you about bike mechanics, or simply put air in your tires during a day of riding.
Verrazano Bike Shop is a Bay Ridge mom and pop institution known for treating everyone like family.
With its wide variety of bicycles and accoutrements, Mr. C's has been the go-to store for tons of South Brooklyn cyclists over the past three decades.
718 Cyclery excels when it comes to custom bikes. You pick the frame and work with them for what you need. There's also classes for beginners.
"The Best Little Bike Shop in Fort Greene" is the place to go for those who bike through rain, wind, and snow.
The staff at B's Bikes is always generous with their time and expertise even when you're a complete cycling newbie.
Most bikes shops are for cyclists only. Red Lantern though makes their shop for the community with a daytime cafe with coffee and beer.
King Kog is a must for fixie-lovers and track cyclists, but they do have accessories usable by everyone.
This little chain of bike shops is known for awesome, unpretentious customer service and great prices on what you'll need.
Right along the Kent/Franklin bike lane is the garage-like Silk Road. There's a wide range of bikes, full repair shop, and free coffee.