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70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8816
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“quesadilla” (5 reviews)
“poached eggs” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want the best coffee in Cairns this is the place to go. The staff, the service, the food can not be faulted. Don't waste time going anywhere else. .

Thank gary y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling in Cairns for business and found this little gem. Service was excellent and food was delicious and served quickly. Quite a varied breakfast menu-worth a visit

Thank Dot2007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed a fabulous salad for lunch here today. The staff were marvellously flexible and responsive. I was able to order a blend of two salads on the menu, to match my dietary needs. That was really appreciated and the result was fantastic. Lovely fresh...More

Thank Ali_Hawkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for another cafe and saw Candy and decide to change plans. Coffee unfortunately took a long time to arrive, large mugs and not great coffee Husbands breakfast was fine - avocado on toast, however my ‘fresh fruit granola’ was poor - there...More

Thank CourtsCox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Candy has a beautiful setup, but more importantly - the service was friendly and warm. We were a group of four adults and two children, and each staff member we saw were accommodating and helpful. The food was delicious, and the vanilla latte I had...More

1  Thank misslisrocks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you wanna start your day in the best possible way, you have to come here and lift your mood up! Lovely staff, amazing food and perfect location, don't miss it!

1  Thank emon94
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Top notch coffee. I thoroughly enjoyed my mochas (sit down and take away). The Tradition Brekky and Build Your Own were excellent. The eye candy (wait staff) is also appealing. Definitely worth additional visits.

1  Thank ttgurr
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Great coffee with fast service. The brekky burrito had amazing pulled pork that comes highly recommended.

Thank Robin F
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The staff are welcoming, friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. The coffee was hot and perfect... sadly to many place serve Luke warm coffee... not so Candy. The food was sensational... perfect poached eggs, bacon and egg rolls, crunchy granola with fresh fruit and last but not...More

Thank Kirribilligirl
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I had visited this restaurant before it was sold and renamed "Candy". The improvement is impressive. The staff are very friendly and inviting. The menu was small but interesting. I had the soba noodle with smoked salmon and avocado salad, which was delicious. My friend...More

Thank Laurine K
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27 May 2017|
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Response from Jakub V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but believe they do take away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grafton Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8816
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