Sit & Wonder

Coffee Shop
688 Washington Ave (btwn Prospect Pl & St Marks Ave)
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 622-0299
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:30am - 7:00pm
7:30am - 7:00pm



  • Staff Pick! Sarah (Digital Lab): Free wifi, coffee, and an excellent, sunny backyard.
  • Very good coffee!
  • Great book exchange and good granola for the morning!
  • Huge, flakey croissants, donuts from Dough.Be social! No Internet from 10am -3pm on weekends.
  • Staff Pick! Eleanor (Education): Wonderful pastries, but beyond that they serve Stumptown Coffee, which is now roasted in Red Hook. In addition, a small drip coffee is only $1!
  • Best iced coffee in the neighborhood.
  • Stumptown coffee, backyard, wifi, strong latte art game = great neighborhood cafe.
  • get the chai latte. SO AMAZING. I'll walk the extra blocks just to get it.
  • Stumptown coffee and doughnuts from Dough in Bed-Stuy, plus a patio!
  • Everything everyone else said AND fantastic, unpretentious service. Amazing cafe.
  • Best mocha ever (hot or cold). Treat yourself!
  • Stumptown. Outdoor space. Ample electricity. Excellent.
  • After 3pm, the (daily) baked goods are half-priced -- and the banana-chocolate muffin is ridiculously good. Also, the music curation in this space is impeccable, and never too loud. A true gem.
  • Nice outdoor space.
  • Decaf cold brew
  • owned by the same folks as bittersweet in fort greene! strong drinks (3 shots is their weaker option), so jitters are somewhat inevitable :)
  • Everyone who works here has impeccable taste in music.
  • The Winter Vegan sammich is DOING IT for me: roasted crispy brocc, curried butternut squash, spicy mayo, cilantro and slices of jalapeo.
  • What summer heat?!? Come enjoy the Sit and Wonder air, imported from the Arctic.
  • I camp out here quite a bit to get work done. Friendly staff, good coffee, and nice job on the remodel (more seats!). If you need lunch, get the apple, brie, and arugula sandwich.

Nearby places

200 Eastern Pkwy (at Washington Ave)
686A Washington Ave (St. Marks & Washington Ave.)
990 Washington Ave (btwn President St & Empire Blvd)