New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Home > Shopping > The Orphanage

The Orphanage

106 Thames St., Brooklyn, NY 11237 40.705045 -73.929807
at Porter Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-389-1979 Send to Phone

  • Reader Rating: Write a Review
  • Price Range: ($$$) High End
  • Type: Specialty Shop
  • Products & Services: Bikes

Share this listing

Official Website

orphanagemopeds.com

Nearby Subway Stops

L at Morgan Ave.; L at Jefferson St.

Payment Methods

Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Sporting Goods

  • Bikes

Profile

This venue is closed.

The Orphanage, the city’s first repair-and-sales outfit exclusively for mopeds, was opened by Ryan Due, a member of the Greenpoint moped “gang” the Orphans (so named because they began as “a bunch of disheveled, poor kids living together”). Due and crew have already fixed up customers’ bikes, and they’re now selling good-as-new salvage jobs.

Advertisement
Advertising