DUMBO (short for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) is home to over 2,000 creative companies, a thriving art community, and numerous galleries and museums.
Dumbo is full of amazing food and drink options and offers a variety of options and excuses for your every minute cravings.
Her great neighborhood cafés and deliciously roasted coffees are a highlight and the best way to recharge for the day and get your caffeine fix.
That first cup in the morning, the cold brew in the afternoon, or the warm espresso in the evenings all promise good things for the rest of the day.
Whether you want a curbside pickup, a sit-in, home delivery, or you want to enjoy great views of the city while enjoying tasty espressos and coffees, the cute coffee shops here in Dumbo have got you covered.
In a few scrolls, I will be showing you the best coffee shops in Dumbo and how they can fit into your preferences.
Coffee Shops in Dumbo
Where will be your next stop for a cup of exquisitely made coffee here in Dumbo?
Would it be the ever-bustling One Girls cookies with excellent sit-ins and perfectly roasted coffee or the serene Archway cafe and bar with perfect books and artwork to pipe down your caffeine experience?
Whatever your most preferred spot for a caffeine fix is, this guide has you covered.
In no particular order, check out my top picks for coffee shops in Dumbo.
Bluestone Lane Dumbo Cafe
- Butler Bake Shop
- Brooklyn Roasting Company
- One Girl Cookies
- Archway Cafe and Bar
- Kave Espresso Bar
- % Arabica New York Dumbo Roastery
1. Bluestone Lane DUMBO Café
- 55 Prospect St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-374-6858
Coffee has to go with a serene, warm, and calm atmosphere. Each gulp has to push away the day’s stress and leave you refreshed.
Bluestone Lane offers you a delicious variety of coffee in a pleasant space, complimenting the diversity of Brooklyn’s atmosphere.
Bluestone Lane, an Australian-inspired coffee shop, made its first entry into Brooklyn with the Dumbo Café and has since offered a variety of healthy and seasonal meals and brews.
The company’s global favorite coffee, Latte, is steamed, silky, and textured milk with an inch of velvety micro-foam. The Latte is my favorite too.
Its rich taste makes each sip a pleasant one and keeps you energetic for the day by boosting your physical performance.
Bluestone Lane Dumbo also offers a rich list of hot and cold coffees to suit your preference.
With her beautifully made coffee packs and at-home coffee boxes, your favorite coffee can always be close to serving you, one gulp at a time.
Her subscription package saves you 10% while enjoying your favorite blends in beautiful packs delivered to your door, wherever you are.
You can also enjoy her healthy and wholesome meals, juices, and side dishes.
Bluestone Lane Dumbo is open Monday through Friday (7:30 am–3:30 pm) and on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am–4 pm.
2. Butler Bake Shop
- 40 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-489-8785
Butler Bake Shop offers a great variety of baked goods, breakfast and lunch menus, and delicious coffee with excellent customer service.
The espresso drinks are superb, with perfectly roasted coffees. It has the right balance of flavor and bitterness.
The indoor atmosphere is large, well-lit, and usually not too crowded. It can get busy sometimes, but it’s worth the wait.
You can also enjoy the views of the Brooklyn Bridge from the bay window.
Butler, Dumbo is open Mondays through Fridays (7:00 am–6:00 pm) and on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 am–6 pm.
- 67 Front St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-855-0856
The American multinational chain of coffeehouses and roasteries, which is the world’s largest coffee chain now in Dumbo, is one of my favorite stops for a decent cup of coffee.
Well known for its fast and friendly service, so you don’t have to wait too long in a queue, Starbucks offers you pleasant tastes of your favorite roasteries in a matter of minutes and in a very clean space.
They allow sitting in, so you get to enjoy your cup with other tasty pastries away from the freezing weather.
By joining the Starbucks Rewards program, you get to enjoy your usual coffee for free.
You do this by collecting more stars and earning more rewards for free food and drinks (including your favorite cup of coffee).
Her coffee menu is a good excuse for breaking the rush of the day and is a more pleasant delight to start your day.
My favorite coffee menu is the lattes. It is very creamy and succulent and has a good flavor that bursts through your day with all the goodness of roasted beans.
Even the pastries they offer are delicious, and this spot is a great spot for picking up in midtown.
Starbucks Dumbo is open Monday through Friday (6:00 am-7:00 pm) and on Saturdays and Sundays from 7 am-7:00 pm.
- 68 Jay street suite119, Brooklyn NY 11201, United States
The French-Japanese pastry shop located on Jay Street inside the lobby of an old building that looks more like what used to be an industrial building is home to seasonal cakes, cookies, and tasty coffees.
The small, cute shop with helpful staff makes charming and delicious coffees with precise attention to recipes. No wonder they turned out so well.
Everything is so good that they sell out fast, so be sure to get there on time. And be sure to be blown away by the exquisite presentation.
You can also opt for a curbside pickup. This service is not available during the weekends.
You can take good pictures from her large windows and enjoy the sights of the Brooklyn Bridge.
Burrow, Dumbo is open from Tuesdays-Fridays (10:00 am-2:00 pm).
5. Brooklyn Roasting Company
- 200 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205, United States
- +1 718-858-5500
Brooklyn Roasting Company, known for its colorful and flavorful coffee drinks, offers an excellent range of quality and creatively made coffee.
You get to enjoy your favorite coffee in beautifully colored cups and containers.
Offering a rich custom blend coffee and owing to its origination from Brooklyn’s centuries-old coffee history and heritage, the Bespoke coffee drink is my all-time favorite. I prefer savoring the taste in my mouth before gulping it down.
Whatever you find on her menu is an excellent selection. Choose your most preferred flavor and enjoy the satisfaction it brings.
The company also offers wholesale coffee roasting, packaging, delivery equipment sourcing, service, and employee training.
It believes that coffee is an inspirational beverage that supports the life of the mind and has played this out by supporting local institutions, like the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Brooklyn Museum, the New York Public Library, and others. They won my heart. I stan a supportive coffee shop!
Brooklyn Roasting Company in Flushing Ave is open every day from 7 am – 7 pm.
6. One Girl Cookies
- 33 Main St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 212-675-4996
Every gulp is made with special attention to detail and with high-quality ingredients.
Her cafés are thoughtfully designed to create comfortable and inviting spaces for your sit-in and quick grabs.
The cappuccino drink can be taken either hot or cold and is one of the menu’s favorites offering a unique taste of steamed creamy foam. However, the rest of the menu cannot be faulted as each one presents its own unique and pleasing taste.
Her flavored selections are seasonally inspired and always changing to provide you with Holiday specials and regular additions that suit your bud’s needs (most of her regular flavors are always in stock) so always check in to know what’s new.
One Girl Cookies, Dumbo opens from Monday – Friday (8:00 am – 6:00 pm) and on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am – 6 pm.
- 163 Plymouth St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-801-8037
Usagi is a New York-based micro-roaster focused on seasonal single origins and custom blends. The café’s menu is made with tasty and exotic food and brews.
And if you like to enjoy your meal alongside reading through the pages of your favorite books, then this fantastic spot for third ware coffee should be your stop.
Transform your simple coffee treat into a superb experience with her nice spacious café, lovely aesthetics and books, and quiet sit-ins to study and work.
Usagi Dumbo is the perfect combination of a cafe, art gallery, and bookstore.
With her coffee ranging from incredible pour-overs to delightful matcha lattes and remarkable customer service, everything is perfectly made to give you an unforgettable encounter.
Usagi Dumbo is open from Mondays to Fridays (9:00 am – 4:00 pm) and is closed during the weekends.
8. Almondine Bakery
- 85 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-797-5026
Established in Dumbo in 2004, Almondine bakery has since set a high standard of quality service and won thousands of loyal customers.
This standalone bakery located on the first two floors of a brick house is packed with insanely good French food and pastries.
These pastries can be piped down with delicious chocolates, caramel pastry cream, or your favorite cup of coffee. This makes the argument that one bakery can be just enough a valid one.
Its variety is offered at affordable prices, a lovely atmosphere, and with special attention to customers, give you a hearty and flavorful treat.
Talk about freshness. Nothing is kept for resale the next day. There are always freshly made pastries and coffees.
The employees are helpful, calm, and swift in responses too.
The next time you crave a caffeine fix, you shouldn’t hesitate to drive down to Water Street.
Almondine Bakery, Dumbo is open from Wednesdays to Sundays (8:30 am – 6:00 pm).
9. Archway Cafe and Bar
- 57B Pearl St, Brooklyn, New York 11201, United States
- +1 718-522-3455
The quaint little café in front of the Archway – right next to Manhattan Bridge in Dumbo offers a cozy, comfortable atmosphere with enjoyable music and tasty coffee and snacks.
Her small collection of decent food and great coffee at a reasonable price makes her a perfect choice for your quick fix.
The cafe isn’t so crowded too and is a perfect spot for a quiet, relaxed, and pleasant treat in a nice space and neighborhood.
Her interior sets the mood for a nice cozy and super chill feast where you can hold a conversation and be heard (very unusual in Dumbo).
Enjoy healthy and quality coffee with pleasant service at this getaway spot.
You should drive down already. Aren’t you tired of the hustles and bustles of the city?
Archway Cafe and Bar, Dumbo is open from Mondays to Sundays (11:00 am – 11:00 pm).
10. Kave Espresso Bar
- 119 Knickerbocker Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237, United States
- +1 781-360-8685
Kave Espresso Bar offers a delightful variety of organic espresso beverages, coffee, tea, fresh sandwiches on baguette, and baked goodies with assorted croissants.
Looks like a whole box of Christmas goodies, right? Yeah. But let’s talk about the coffee.
Her cold and hot espresso blends are from a single origin of naturally blended roasted beans. From the assortment of caffeine options on her menu, you can choose how your buds get satisfied.
Then there’s the ambiance. Kave Espresso Bar is a soothing atmosphere and a good place to relax and get work done.
The entrance to Knickerbocker is so much fun to walk through, and the backyard is a beautiful place to hang out whenever the weather permits. Plus there is so much space. You can always get a seat.
Here’s the good part. There is WiFi for everyone, and it is totally free. This means you can enjoy all your favorites and still get to share those experiences with the rest of the social world. Bills on the bar!
Kave Espresso Bar, Dumbo is open from Mondays to Sundays (9:00 am – 4:00 pm).
11. % Arabica New York Dumbo Roastery
- 20 Old Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11201, United States
- +1 718-865-2551
% Arabica is originally from Kyoto, Japan with its Headquarters in Discovery Bay, Hong Kong offers its Dambo family perfectly roasted coffee under the safest conditions and in eye-catching cup designs.
The menu is simple enough so you don’t get all worked up trying to figure out what would best suit you.
However, every item on its menu exudes quality (From the item to the service delivery. Pretty amazing!)
The sit-in area and interior are so welcoming. In my view, it is the cutest store on the street.
You can take good pictures from her large windows and enjoy the sights of the Brooklyn Bridge. Excellent coffee and excellent view.
Be sure to drop by if you want to enjoy delicious coffee in a beautiful environment with seamless ordering and service.
% Arabica New York Dumbo Roastery is open on Mondays (8:00 am – 6:00 pm) and Wednesdays – Sundays (8:00 am – 6:00 pm).
There you have it!
Cold-brew, hot cappuccino, iced latte, and your favorite flavors of coffees at the best spots and in whatever caffeine treat you prefer.
Even if you’re looking to snag a bite of your favorite pastry, and pipe it down with properly roasted coffees in a beautiful atmosphere, the coffee shops highlighted above are the best spots for you. Dumbo offers you so many delicious brews at reasonable and affordable prices.
You can also enjoy the beautiful view of the city and the famous Brooklyn bridge while gulping your favorite espressos and coffee flavors.
If you live in Dumbo or you want to make a stop there and would like to start your day with freshly roasted coffees, enjoy the sounds and sights of the city, meet new friends, and get started on making your day an awesome one, then make sure to keep this article handy.
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