We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hungry Ghost

Is this your business?
253 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2409
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“baked goods” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
253 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217-2409
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (30)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for several days in the Park Slope neighborhood and tried out several of the nearby coffee shops. This was one of our favorites. There were several small tables set up to sit down and enjoy the coffee and breakfast items if you had...More

Thank Vernon H
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Good choice for coffee. Had an excellent cortado. Quite a lot of their tables are marked no laptops, which should free them up more quickly. Pretty full all the same.

Thank Christina F
Reviewed August 8, 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 July 2, 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Phillip C
Reviewed June 27, 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 June 20, 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 January 6, 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 Wwwtraveller2
Reviewed October 26, 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 October 20, 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 October 5, 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
Nearby Restaurants
Bergen Bagels
40 reviews
.05 miles away
Doughnut Plant
71 reviews
.03 miles away
72 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Barclays Center
1,543 reviews
.21 miles away
Atlantic Center Mall
22 reviews
.35 miles away
Claustrophobia Brooklyn
12 reviews
.24 miles away
Arecibo Car Service
11 reviews
.33 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hungry Ghost staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing