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Koko Black

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Canberra Centre, Canberra, Australia
+61 2 6230 4040
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Today
10:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 08:30 - 22:00
Fri 08:30 - 23:00
Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Newcastle, Australia
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were recommended by staff at the Novotel to come here & they wre on the ball. We were a walk in & got a table within 5 minutes. The choices are great. You can order coffee as well. Our lady took our orders on memory (wow) & they were out to us again in 5 minutes. The chocolate mousse... More 

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Thank Rachel H
Goulburn, Australia
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295 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Canberra over Easter and had recently read that Koko Black had taken out two categories in a blind taste of Easter eggs by top pastry chefs. Having not had chocolate for 12 months I decided if I was to have chocolate for Easter it was going to be good chocolate! Koko Black did not disappoint! Staff were friendly and... More 

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Thank Ree_Views1
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the sunshine and surprisingly warm weather sitting outside for a short break during a quieter session at our conference. We all ordered the chili flavoured hot chocolate - deliciously creamy, the chocolate flavour was deep, rich and complex with a pleasant heat from the chili rounded out with a couple of spices. Whilst none of us ate there, we... More 

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Thank Tim R
Jakarta, Indonesia
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Definitely try the candied orange dipped in dark chocolate. Great service, nice variety of drinks and large range of chocolates.....what more needs saying

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Thank VimalP_AUS
NSW
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122 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

A great place to unwind on a Friday afternoon. We had ice cream, hot chocolate, florentines, and a selection of delicious chocolates to take home. Friendly and helpful staff, and we were lucky enough to sit in the comfy leather lounge chairs.

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Thank 775traveller
Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

yum, not much to say, if you love chocolate then this is where you need to be when you come to Canberra.

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Thank waylinebeach
Armidale, Australia
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ordered after dinner a cup of rich chocolate -- it took a very long time to come. However in the meantime they gave us lots of chocolates, which are very special. The Hot Chocolate if very rich, and you may want to go for the light version. A lot of cream. If you like all things cocoa based, a must... More 

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Thank mark p
Canberra, Australia
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162 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I go to Koko Black quite often. At a recent visit I had a hot chocolate which was yummy. Another great drink is Coffee affogato. The service was excellent and the surroundings had a real nice feel to it.

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Thank joe_rodrigo
Newcastle, Australia
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a coffee and we were really impressed with the service and quality of the product. The hot chocolates are amazing. The range of chocolates are incredible. If you are looking for somewhere after dinner or just a treat for yourself well worth it.

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Thank Garry H
Canberra, Australia
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616 reviews
333 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 391 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived for a late breakfast/morning coffee. Unfortunately no apple & walnut brioche left - will return for another try as it sounds lovely. Can recommend the crumpets - light & crisp + quality jam. It was mid week so only a few customers (mostly older people) - considering that, the service was a little inattentive although once we finally... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 22:00
Thursday
08:30 - 22:00
Friday
08:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canberra Centre, Canberra, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6230 4040

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