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Bang and Grind

Shop 8 14 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 7770
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Shop 8 14 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent, vibrant local joint – great coffee, tasty food and outstanding service. Came in with two hungry kids – without even asking they came over to the table with markers and coloring books for the kids while our food was being prepared. Very tasty pancakes,...More

Thank AussienYank
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just when we thought we had wandered in the wrong direction to find somewhere for an easy lunch, we find this lovely cafe with quick and tasty food and great coffee

Thank kwcocap5
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been working my way around the different breakfast places each morning, with 1 simple test, poached eggs and a coffee. Not only was the coffee amazing and strong, but the poached eggs where perfect! I Always appreciate a chef that drains the eggs properly so...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 6 days ago

We sought Bang and Grind out for coffee and it didn't disappoint. I also had the pancakes which were delicious. Small but packs quite a punch, i highly recommend Bang and Grind!

Thank SimonAsh37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by for breakfast and had a really nice time. The staff are lovely and there is a good selection of food available. I had the huevos rancherios which were excellent and seasoned to perfection. My partner had avocado on sourdough toast which was...More

Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food wasn’t bad, we had poached eggs and pancakes. However the poached eggs and pancakes both seems pre cooked and reheated. Fresh is always best.More

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Bang G, Owner at Bang and Grind, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review. Our brilliant chef's do not precook anything here, it sounds like your eggs and pancakes may have been overcooked. For that we apologise as our goal is to produce the freshest and best cafe food possible, in this case we did...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visited here 10 years ago when they opened, on a recent trip I was delighted to see they have been going strong since. Food and service are top notch and same as I remember. I hope it won't be as long again before I...More

Thank Max E
Bang G, Owner at Bang and Grind, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, you must be one of the longest visiting customers of B&G !!!!!! Look forward to your return visit !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great coffee, great food. Would highly recommend. 2 different coffee blends to pick from for those who like smooth vs strong. Poached eggs were perfect.

Thank Alisha H
Bang G, Owner at Bang and Grind, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you, the team loved it !!!!!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Back in Cairns and couldn't pass up an opportunity for a big breakfast and a great coffee at Bang and Grind. Outstanding hospitality, big smiles, courteous service, prompt, efficient...all the usual's! Do yourself a favor and visit the Bang and Grind crew!

Thank Peter G
Bang G, Owner at Bang and Grind, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sooo much for your bright cheery review, we all loved it!! Come back soon !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for lunch and really enjoyed. I had the steak sandwich and my Boyfriend had the full breakfast both where nice and presented well. Would have visited again if we had the chance.

Thank Lucy O
Bang G, Owner at Bang and Grind, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, so glad you visited us, come back soon !!!

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1 January 2017|
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Response from SRMC91 | Reviewed this property |
Umm from memory it's halfway down a street, signage isn't great, there is a sports store on the corner of the street furtherest from the ocean. We had trouble finding it too, best bet is park and then walk towards general... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 12:30 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 8 14 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Grind on Spence)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 7770
  • E-mail
An Espresso Cafe based on an awesome espresso experience, coupled with a new light breakfast/lunch menu. This plus a casual warm atmosphere surrounded by a modern timber/industrial/fun decor makes B&G an exceptional place to kick back and enjoy your coffee!
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