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Dark Arts Coffee Academy

Cox Lane | Behind Dan Murphy's, under Club 300 Bowling, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 401 942 143
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“french toast” (3 reviews)
“buddha bowl” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cox Lane | Behind Dan Murphy's, under Club 300 Bowling, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I Ate breakfast here this morning, I ordered eggs your way with some sides,some of which where haloumi and a side of hash brown but was disappointed they where out of both, my bacon was way over cooked, poached eggs under cooked, and mushrooms had...More

Thank D1830HKjohnb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered an omelette and latte. The order for both took the wrong side of a while. But my omelette was fantastic and made it worth the wait. The coffee was very good. A bit cooler than I would have preferred. It’s has a very Melbourne...More

Thank shonankuma
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cafe is hidden down an alley and certainly has interesting decor with a kind of Gothic theme happening. The service was good, the breakfast menu had plenty of options and most importantly the coffee was nice and strong. A good spot for breakfast if...More

Thank BrettOnTheRoad
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I had been here about a year ago and enjoyed it. This time I went for breakfast. Their Facebook says open at 6:30am - what it doesn’t say is that the kitchen isn’t open until 7:30. No apology, just a shrug. Come 7:30 it wasn’t...More

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

The one star is for the decor. The lane way location and gothic fit out is ultra cool but did not make up for the shortfall in service and coffee. We’d heard great things about this cafe so went with high hopes. The coffee is...More

Thank Beverley C
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Went to Dark Arts Coffee Academy for lunch - had a V, DF, GF meal - was very small serving, some food components in the dish stale (supermarket packaged beetroot chips etc, chick peas) - and very expensive for what it was. Tried to serve...More

Thank OzScott711
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

I had the best coffee I’ve had in years here as did my husband. dark, very hot and not burnt-tasting as is so often the case. The atmosphere is very gothic - you can see a lot of thought why into making this gorgeous cafe...More

Thank Meryl D
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Coffee was its usual standard - great. Had breakfast as well one morning. The best Banana Bread I've had in a long time. Just love the whole menu. The staff are friendly and helpful. Love this place

Thank lynette570
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Once again this hidden gem blows me away with a fantabulous coffee 9.5/10. Loving how they have a range of alternative milks (coconut, rice, soy etc) including soy ice cream! ❤️I went for breakfast and their eggs Benedict has by far the best hollandaise I've...More

Thank BigMama712
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Went here with family and friends for lunch. The staff were friendly enough and the setting was quite different and "interesting". Ordered coffees and meals at the same time. Wasn't too long before our beverages arrived but it took almost 50 minutes before our lunches...More

Thank MJ T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cox Lane | Behind Dan Murphy's, under Club 300 Bowling, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 401 942 143
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