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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“buddha bowl” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
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07:00 - 22:00 Hours
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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 7 August 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 1 August 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 24 July 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 18 July 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
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere: dark and gloomy but adds to the experience. The menu: on point and on trend. Healthy, vego, vegan and GF. Needed a few kids options though. The service: charming and attentive The food: oh my god delicious. The nachos were to die for....More

Thank Taizen911
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I was told by a friend to try this place. We ordered Coffee from the staff and then had to wait a while for it to arrive. The Background Music was loud and difficult to have a conversation, no wonder people use their phones to...More

Thank Tareean
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

What a great place! Such a great atmosphere and stunning staff who were very polite and super attentive! The food menu is small but adequate. We shared a pizza and the Buddha salad bowl which was interesting and healthy for sure! Especially great for vegos!...More

Thank chris G
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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, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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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