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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 - 23:00
Closed now
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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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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

High quality coffee and chocolates to die for. Pricey, but the waiting line shows people think the product is worth it. Great staff.

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Thank Bob Q
Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If you love hot chocolate..this place is A MUST and they also sell the pralines and chocolate for presents..I also like the atmosphere and the staffs

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Thank Nareerat M
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By this second week of our three-week stay in Australia, we had an afternoon ritual of finding a cafe (before 5pm, as most cafes close around 4:30), and getting a "flat white" or a "long black" along with something sweet. At Koko Black, there were SO many scrumptious choices, we could hardly make up our mind! This cafe was centrally... More 

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Thank suecd48
Canberra, Australia
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66 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited there for a dessert hot chocolate - the classic Belgium hc was nice - I also had the dark chocolate salted caramel Unfortunately the salted caramel was way over salty I like the surroundings and very impressed with everything and will try this place again but won't be having any salted caramel chocolate

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Thank Diiabolical
Maryland
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170 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Koko Black is a great place for dessert and hot chocolate as well as a wide variety of chocolates for purchase. The Belgian Hot Chocolate is excellent and available for purchase as well. The restaurant is relaxed and the staff are friendly.

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Thank V V
Sydney, Australia
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109 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We have been to the Melbourne outlet and Sydney outlet and this did not disappoint us. Just like the rest its a great place for a good chocolate drink, YUM

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Thank 380800
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Has lots of fancy chocolate. It also does great condition coffee with friendly staff. The shop is in the city so parking is a bit hard to find.

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Thank canberrafc
New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I visit Koko Black Canberra regularly and have never been disappointed. The service is always excellent, the chocolate and desserts delightful and the coffee is great too. Love the venue, terrific atmosphere.

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Thank AJ M
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

They have no doubt arguably the best chocolate dessert menu and chocolates. IF planing to eat on the premises, the serving staff are not so friendly. Gave them benefit of doubt the first visit but the story continued on my following 3 visits. I hope they look at making improvements to customer service because I love their product and don't... More 

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Thank Kapil B
Canberra, Australia
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409 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

When I'm in Civic and feel the need for a hot chocolate I go to Koko Black and have a cinnamon hot chocolate, it's the best in Canberra. Smooth, chocolatey, and hot. I there's no time to sit down and relax, get a take away. The staff are always friendly and helpful. While you're waiting for your drink take time... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 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
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?