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Cafe, Australian
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Shop 5 78 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 5522
07:30 - 15:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 07:30 - 15:00
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Cairns, Australia
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175 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just tried their new premises....not happy......very noisey. I asked for cold soy milk on the side, it looked curdled and the pourer had most of the milk pouring down the side and onto the table. The new premises has no atmosphere. Very very very limited menu.

Thank Topbabe
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nicely surprised, quiet cafe, awesome staff. Hands down best coffee in Cairns, amazing Dirty Chai Latte, beats some of the top cafes in Noosa and Melbourne on coffee. Definitely our new regular coffee shop.

1 Thank Sheena S
Gordonvale, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always great coffee and atmosphere. This place has been one of my Cairns haunts to enjoy exceptional food and coffee with friends.

Thank Flash_Nick_Jindivic
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Came for breakfast this morning. I had smashed avo with feta and extra bacon and poached eggs. I thought I'd get 2 poached eggs, considering the bacon and eggs is $8 add on. Saying that, a good serve of bacon and nicely cooked. Would have liked more feta. Very fast though, especially with the lime squeezed over the top. Hubby... More 

1 Thank Addicted2LV
Cairns, Australia
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

It really lives up to the hype. Meals between 15-25 depending how much you want. I got the chilli eggs with bacon and avocado and it was amazing as well as their coconut caramel latte. Staff are super friendly and serve you like you are friends rather than customers, the waitress sat down to take our order and meals were... More 

Thank Katherine W
San Jose, California
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312 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Not much more you can ask for than a great tasting, strong long black with some milk. And the breakfast we had was extremely fresh, tasty, and hearty enough to power us through a long day of scootering and hiking around the hot tropics rainforest. The service was friendly and the decor was very welcoming. Definitely would come here again!

Thank Brix510
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Found this one out of sheer luck. We looked across the street after visiting Rusty's markets on Sunday morning and this indiscreet Melbourne style alleyway appeared and this is what we happened to find (nothing else appeared to be open before 1100 on Sunday morning in Cairns). Only stopped for coffee but the service and the coffee were very good.... More 

Thank Wayne B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

OMG found the best cafe to satisfy my tastebuds nd ofcourse my hubby😍 I had french toast nd it was superb👍👍 Presentation was great too. Staff interaction made it perfect morning👌 Thanks guys nd chef☕️☕️☕️ Definitely gonna come back

Thank 350dee2015
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Tucked away off the street a very Melbourne like cafe. Great coffee and food. Staff were welcoming and attentive. Great spot for breakfast and a coffee

Thank jasonvp
Cairns, North Queensland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We have a boutique Misty Mountains Rainforest Retreat south of Cairns and always recommend tis to our guests who are looking for delicious breakfast, with great coffee and service, located in the hub of Cairns there are no views, but a welcome vibe. Worth calling in for coffee or breakfast

Thank stars1907

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 19
Cafe, Australian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 5 78 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 5522
Specialty coffee + single origins + cold brew + filter coffee. Tasty breakfast and lunch + Laneway street art + Free wifi + Open 7 days. Monday to Saturday, 730am till 3pm. Sunday 8am till 2pm.

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