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Hungry Ghost

253 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2409
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good52%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“baked goods” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
253 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2409
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I had been dying to get coffee here for a long time after hearing how good it was and I finally got the chance to do it Saturday. I walked in around 12:30Pm and the place had some people in it but was by no...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Eating out for breakfast near our accommodation, highly recommend as the perfect experience with great food.

Thank Phillip C
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

There is a reason the hungry ghost is always so busy. Wonderful staff, good coffee and a fantastic atmosphere. This coffee shop became my local when I was staying in Brooklyn. You can always tell it's a great place when you recognise the same customers...More

Thank Josh A
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The coffee is great! Went in there a several times whilst on my holiday. Staff were friendly and let me try my first cold brew coffee which was really nice. Also bacon and egg in brioche bun was delicious..

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Amazing coffee to go or to have in such a great vibe and they have a frequent buyer card really this place is so Brooklyn

Thank wwwtravlr
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I choose my chai to be iced, my muffins to be moist and my food to be real. Every morning I walk by to a line out the door for what I can only guess are die hard fans. I at this time have not...More

Thank Eric M
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

As soon as you walk in, it's pleasant and subtle. The decoration and neatly written prices intrigued me to buy my favorite coffee, a vanilla latte. The salted Chocolate chip cookies must be purchased and pairs so well.

Thank Dee V
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I ended up here while waiting on my son to leave an event at the Barclays Center a few blocks away. I found a very modish setup, from the array of vintage bric-a-brac to the tiny tables made of super-polished tree trunks. The gentlemen behind...More

Thank avidbeader
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I came here for lunch. I had jasmine tea - I know it was just a teabag and water, but it was unexpectedly strong and good. I also had a Tarragon Chicken Salad Sandwich, which was filling and had a nice mix of savory and...More

Thank AwandererL34
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I ate here twice - they had a nice yogurt parfait for breakfast. It's expensive, but the food and service are good and you can plonk down with your laptop and coffee and hang out. Very trendy with "cold brew" coffee and Doughnut plant donuts...More

Thank Rschwartz375
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2409
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
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