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Old John's

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360 Harbour Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6699 2909
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely experience at Old John's today. I had a delicious egg and bacon roll, such good bacon. The highlight was a blueberry and lavender smoothie, one of the best things I ever drank. Great service, I did however get locked out the back briefly, luckily I had my phone with me!

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Thank Lynda L
Brisbane Region, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Noisy and chaotic - certainly not a relaxing or enjoyable experience on this occasion. The acoustics of the cafe promote a lot of echoing. Seating is of poor quality. There is a fine line between retro and disgraceful.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

This place has to be one best places for breakfast around coffs. Staff are all really fiendly and it has a real beachy chilled vibe to it. I had the best bacon and egg roll ive ever had( so good i had it 3 out of the 4 days we ate there), I'm not sure where the bacon is from... More 

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Thank Jesse M
Kiama, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I was in coffs for one week i tried this cafe out and after my first visit i was hooked staff are very friendly service was great i only ordered a cappuccino each day i will miss this little gem when i go home thanks

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Thank adam c
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious coffee and fab food. My parents loved their lattes and my iced coffee was probably the best I've ever had! The bacon & egg roll is a classic and my avo brekky with lime, chilli, mint and a poached egg was sublime. Thankyou Old John's!

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Thank Georgia H
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My partner and I had breakfast here last Saturday. Great spot along a strip of cafes and restaurants just a short walk from the jetty foreshore. Friendly staff, great coffee, nice feel. Good selection of breakfast options. The bacon and egg roll and rueben were both delicious. Perfect start to the weekend! Highly recommend!

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Thank ash b
Lennox Head, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Nearly closing time .. no bother here .. great service and food .. fish tacos really good i would like to have a little more fish on them .. goodness bowl excellent

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Thank Narelle E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great coffee. Can recommend bacon and egg roll and banana smoothie. Good atmosphere and friendly service

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing breakfast in Coffs Harbour at Old Johns. Rated #2 on Trip Advisor - #1 has a lot to live up to. Honey Chai Tea with Almond Milk, Banana Milkshake with Chia Seeds, Avocado Stack & Scrambled Eggs. Yum! Will definitely revisit before our trip is over.

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Thank Nicole B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Super busy morning, but quickly acknowledged with a smile and tended to shortly after by pleasant wait staff. Ice coffee was delightful. Avocado breaky with perfect soft egg and feta cheese on sourdough bread, garnished with cherry tomatoes, parsley, pesto and hot sauce (hmmm a little clash in there somewhere) but enjoyable. Fish Tacos were delicious but one more would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 Harbour Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6699 2909

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