The Flatiron District is sandwiched in between Madison Square Park on the North and Union Square to the South. It was named after the Flatiron Building which was one of the city’s first skyscrapers. The neighborhood is filled with beautiful cast iron architecture, luxury hotels, retail stores, and critically acclaimed restaurants.
The neighborhood boasts an array of high-end furniture stores along Broadway, and 5th Avenue. For those who crave Italian cuisine you can find the megastore and fresh market Eataly that is the largest Italian marketplace in the world, comprising a variety of restaurants, food and beverage counters, bakery, retail items, and a cooking school.