Welcome to Zinc

Welcome to the new Zinc on Darby. Located right in the heart of beautiful Newcastle Australia.

Come and soak up the atmosphere with a coffee or enjoy our something from our delicious cosmopolitan menu. We have something to suit everyone for breakfast, lunch and dinner and anything in-between.

Browse through the site, take a look at our menus then simply drop in or call us to make a booking, you won’t be disappointed.


Chef’s Recipes

Come in and try some of our chefs magnificent dishes.

Throughout the day our chefs are certain to satisfy your appetite. Come for breakfast, lunch or dinner or come later in the evening or a hot chocolate or coffee.

We will soon have some of the recipes recommended by our chefs for you to view and print online and try at home…. stay tuned.



Zinc Galleries

Hear from some of our Customers

At Zinc on Darby St Newcastle we pride ourselves on excellent service, great food and great coffee and desserts. Here is what some other had to say but why not come and try for yourself!

“We have become regulars at Zinc because it has the best coffee and the desserts awesome.”
– Michael & Caitlin

“We came up from Sydney for a meeting and were not sure what to expect but Zinc didn’t disappoint, We left feeling we could have picked any main from the menu and it would have been excellent. We will be back”
– Shane & Mel

“I come here most days, I love the coffee, the people and I know it will be open when I want to meet friends for a drink”
– Adam


Zinc News

Zinc Gets a Facelift

We recently got a makeover by local designer Flourish Interiors. Given a clean slate designer Morag from Flourish has created a rustic feel to the interior with a touch of grunge ! We’ve used lots of recycled timbers for panelling and to make the bench seating and mixed it up with fabricated steel and a […]

Location & Contact

Zinc on Darby is located on Newcastle’s most popular eating strip.

Come and join us for a coffee or excellent meal.

Zinc on Darby
135 Darby Street
Cooks Hill
NSW 2300

 tel. 4926 2227 

 fax. 4926 2007