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Daark Espresso, Gold Coast, Australia

Daark Espresso


Set in your typical Queenslander building, Daark Espresso, Gold Coast has grown from a tiny 6 table boutique coffee shop serving snacks, to a newly refurb establishment busy cafe. With the luxury of now dining in or out on the lavish wrap around deck looking out at the morning sun. Making Daark one of the best cafes Gold Coast has to offer.

Although set away from the city centers and the beach Daark is always buzzing with a strong following from the local area and far beyond.


Located in the ever growing and trendy Chirn Park area of the northern end of the Gold Coast.

5 minutes drive from Southport and a 15 minute drive to Surfers Paradise.

The Food

The food at Daark does not disappoint, with there typical favourites like Persian feta and crushed avocado toast, sweetcorn and zucchini fritters to the more elaborate dishes like southern fried chicken waffles.

Avo persian feta

Classics like eggs on toast, breakfast rolls and bagels also grace this diverse menu, with lighter options like banana bread or date and apricot bread add a little extra.

Sweet treats from the cabinet are as delicious as they look, with guilty pleasures and even healthier options available.

Daark was one of the pioneers of the coffee scene on the Gold Coast, and were the ones that set the standard for everyone else to follow. With the choice now of a specifically picked single origin roast.

Finer Details

Opening Hours

7 Days

6am to 3pm


Daark Website



41 Musgrave Avenue, Chirn Park, Labrador, Gold Coast, Qland, 4215


Daark Espresso Gold Coast is a top café and features in our Best Cafes Gold Coast, Australia guide and rightly so.

Looking for a dinner venue in this area, well only 5 min drive and you reach the fantastic Can Tho Kitchen in Runaway Bay.

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