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Blackboard Specialty Coffee

U 7 240 Varsity Pde, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
+61 7 5575 7538
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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U 7 240 Varsity Pde, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

went there when i was staying at Chancellor for a weekend. the coffee is great, service friendly and the variety of the menu was good.

Thank tracywhitelaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We as a party of 7 most of which are fussy eaters. Nothing fazed the friendly staff. Who made suggestion on what variations might fit our needs. Great presentation and taste and all polished off. The only thing better than the food is the coffee...More

Thank Gk1857
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Dog friendly at least they expect dogs offering water bowls outside. i like the variation of food and Smoothies always trying something new on my almost daily visits. I would recommend softer music also sometimes its a bit like a disco but the atmosphere is...More

Thank GudOskFrid
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I travel a bit and see a lot of food options all over the country. The breakfasts offered at blackboard are anything but generous and the value for money is ridiculously low. EG avo with poached eggs on toast $18.50- 2 small eggs, 1(?) slice...More

Thank Teamleader66
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

We are regulars at Blackboard and always have a great meal. We mostly have breakfast but lunch is also up there. The staff really are friendly and it has a relaxed atmosphere. I love the truffle scrambled eggs.

Thank MickExplorer
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Went here recently with a friend for a cuppa and really enjoyed it. We both had banana bread with walnuts which was really delicious and filling. The staff were lovely and unhurried even though the place was quite busy, even sitting down to discuss options...More

Thank diannefegan
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere is good recently refurbished. Small takeaway cups but expensive coffee by comparison to other coffee places i visit. They use their own coffee beans which is cool. Sometime hard to get a park during the day

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Smashed avo, goat's cheese, poached eggs, sourdough, flat bacon and chilli flakes: washed down with a large latte. What a brekkie!

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Really good coffee! Best I've had in a while, would be happy to pay that price again. While the coffee is amazing the food is your typical overpriced average meal. No doubt the extra cost comes with a nice instagram pic but that won't pay...More

Thank LaycTuk
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

This cafe prepares lovely food in a trendy environment..But unfortunately, that's were it stops for us. The food experience is spoilt by wait staff with an attitude who serve lukewarm coffees ..

Thank Terry R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 7 240 Varsity Pde, Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast, Queensland 4227, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Varsity Lakes
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5575 7538
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