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180 Dekalb Ave, between Cumberland St & Washington Park, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4073
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07:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 19:00
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Los Angeles, California
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91 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

When I find something special, I love to go back! Had their cold brew iced coffee and amazing chocolate chip cookie last year when I discovered this tiny coffee bar. Was in the area again and came back primarily for their fresh house-made almond milk that really makes the coffee. Great again!

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Los Angeles, California
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91 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

While in Brooklyn to drop our son at college, another trip to Target was required. With the thought of our son flying the coop, the hot New York weather and yet another round of shopping under our belts, a little pick me up was needed! WE headed back towards the school and made a beeline for Bittersweet. They have amazing... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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103 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Unless you're 'in', you may be greeted by hipper than thou hipster baristas. Not my favorite speed....

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Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We were doing a walk of the neighbourhood and stopped in for a coffee. What a treat! The coffee was fabulous - probably the best we have had in New York. We also had a delicious lemon muffin. The place is cosy and the service was very friendly. A great place to stop!

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Mount Victoria, New South Wales, Australia
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

After two weeks of weak filter coffee in my time in the US, this place was a godsend. Excellent, strong flat white...just delicious, plus freshly baked muffin. Yum!

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Thank Katherine J
Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2011

I'm not big on coffee but this place has delicious grape nut ice cream which is so hard to find. Great cafe to use wifi as well which is usually rare in Brooklyn.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Dekalb Ave, between Cumberland St & Washington Park, Brooklyn, NY 11205-4073
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
Description
http://www.yelp.com/biz/bittersweet-brooklyn

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?