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Black Coffee Lyrics

Centre Arcade 3131 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Shop 41, Centre Arcade, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 432 539 578
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“pork belly” (16 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“bread” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Centre Arcade 3131 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Shop 41, Centre Arcade, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

We were seated after waiting a little bit, although my partner insisted we waited, we were then left at our table for a good 20 minutes... this is a small venue. As we sat and waited outside we could see the staff horsing around with...More

1  Thank LeoMarks89
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

After trying other places nearby we found this little gem of a place great coffee and atmosphere. I would highly recommend this place for a weekend morning coffee.

Thank 898fred
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Good Coffee and service but difficult to find, really lacked atmosphere, food was fine but nothing to rant about.

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed April 3, 2017

My only regret is it took me 3 coffees to find Black Coffee Lyrics. After that it was the only place. The staff are friendly, decor very cool, the coffee is brilliant. It's a bit difficult to find and when they say they open for...More

Thank Davenbeth
Reviewed February 12, 2017

Dined here with a Groupon voucher and didn't realise the place had changed hands since we last dined, If we had known we wouldnt have gone, place was empty for a good 20-30 minutes compared to last time when it full, so lack of atmosphere...More

2  Thank Chris G
Reviewed February 7, 2017

Had heard good things about this place from the hotel concierge. Went for breakfast on a Sunday morning at about 10am, once we had found the place, which is upstairs in one of the older style malls, the place was empty. we were the only...More

Thank Theboy12
Reviewed January 15, 2017

My Husband and I visited this wonderful little place in Surfers Paradise,what a hidden Gem The food was excellent, the service was outstanding our host was Nick very professional young man so attentive and very charming explaing in detail the dishes we were going to...More

Thank gia58788
Reviewed December 31, 2016

We used our groupon coupon to get a sharing banquet for 2. This little restaurant is tucked away out of sight and full of old books, memorabilia and a wall full of interesting graffiti. Definitely worth a visit just for the ambience. Service - Incredible!...More

1  Thank TanjaWebWriter
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We have been in Surfers for 2 weeks trying to find a decent cup of coffee without success Until today. The coffee here is by far the most amazing in Surfers you are to be commended.

Thank sheldonr606
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Awesome food. Award winning Steak. The steak is so tender. Ordered the pizza too. Special home made sauce. Coffee and BBQ with truffle. End with a dessert. Popcorn ice cream. This is the only Ice Cream I don't want to share with ANYBODY. Yummy!

Thank Shawn L
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December 12, 2015|
Response from DJ_Mizit | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I would suggest you post this on their FB page and not within Tripadvisor's Q&A. It's always best to check opening hours via the cafe's facebook page or website if they have one.
Joy V
August 12, 2015|
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Response from InfinityAttraction | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes they usually always have a couple vegetarian option on board
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $29
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centre Arcade 3131 Surfers Paradise Bvd | Shop 41, Centre Arcade, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: +61 432 539 578
  • E-mail
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