Silver Lake - Staten Island, NY
The neighborhood of Silver Lake is based around the lake of the same name, and is bordered by Tompkinsville, Sunset Hill, and Grymes Hill. There is also a reservoir located here, and it now serves as Staten Island’s largest body of fresh water. The lake itself is surrounded by a large, 18-hole golf course and public park with tennis courts, baseball field, and dog run. The lake and park areas make up more than half of the neighborhood. There are many colonial-style houses here, as well as larger, privately-owned apartment buildings. Nearby schools are P.S. 14, P.S. 45, I.S. 49, and I.S. 61. Silver lake is served by many local buses and the X30 express bus.
Restaurants and Entertainment in Silver Lake
1. The Veranda Cafe at Silver Lake Golf Course 915 Victory Boulevard Golf course eatery with seasonal outdoor seating, serving American fare, including breakfast. Read reviews here.
Grocery Stores and Supermarkets Near Silver Lake
1. De Leon Supermarket 360 Targee Street
Parks Near Silver Lake
1. Silver Lake Park Silver Lake Park Road This is a 209 acre public park with a lake, 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, sports fields, trails, and much more! Other areas surrounding Silver Lake Park include Grymes Hill, Rosebank, Snug Harbor, Stapleton, Sunset Hill, Tompkinsville, Ward Hill, and West Brighton. For more information about park events, visit www.nycgovparks.org/parks/silver-lake-park or call (212) 639-9675.