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Route 1 Fun Facts
Fun Fact #13

The road that later became Historic Route 1 started as a trail during the 1600s. Burned trees marked the way, crude bridges crossed ravines, and canoe ferries transported goods and people across wider rivers. Later, the first horse carrier service would be established in New Jersey.

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Driving through New York City requires a steady hand and some edge and attitude. But you'll be rewarded by an indescribable symphony of sights, sounds, and people.

  • Arthur Avenue Café

    2329 Arthur Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10458
    Phone: (718) 562-0129

  • Arthur Avenue Little Italy Bronx

    Route 1 and Arthur Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10458

  • Barnacle BBQ

    181 Ease Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY, 10543
    Phone: (914) 777-6610

  • Bronx Zoo

    2300 Southern Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10460

  • Dominick's

    2335 Arthur Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10458
    Phone: (718) 733-2807