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Mama Coco

$$ - $$$International, , Cafe
Shop 4 196 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4052 1226
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
“pulled pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
International, Contemporary, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 4 196 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Call me simple, but I never realised how amazing 'Avacado on toast' could be. All the meals are always really good and the coffee is always a winner too - and they supported my local charity. Good for couples, friends, business.

Thank Jess4870
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Wow what an amazing little cafe. We just dropped in for coffee, had a quick look at the breakfast menu and it looks amazing. Will have to definitely drop back in for breaky before we go. Very friendly staff and a really welcoming atmosphere.

Thank JPumpa
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Nice coffee shop that caters for the locals with a menu with excellent variety plus the coffee is very good. Best to sit inside as it fronts a busy street. Well laid out and a great place to meet with friends. The Green Papaya Salad...More

Thank Nigel Y
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Don't let the location of Mama Coco disappoint because what you find in this modest establishment is one of Cairns best eateries. Attention to detail and food presentation are excellent. Only top ingredients are used. Davey O'Rourke, the owner is hands on and if you...More

Thank PaulCrameri
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

You can tell the owners and staff have a real heart in this place. Lovely food, great coffee and a fun, friendly atmosphere. My only disappointment is that when I went to meet a friend there for brunch on Sunday day it wasn’t open!

Thank Angelady74
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Yesterday I had the best brunch of “Smokin Salmon” at Mama Coco so I had to share......It was stunningly presented punched with flavour and delivered with great friendly service. I have been in Cairns for 7 years now and watched Mama’s grow. The quality, service...More

Thank Suzybot
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Mama Coco's never disappoints. Once again a fabulous lunch yesterday. Both salad bowls were fantastic and the cold brew coffee is just the thing for a hot humid Cairns day. Locals love this place and lunchtime is always busy, so arrive well before midday to...More

Thank Helen0404
Reviewed 8 October 2017

My wife and I felt lucky to have a wonderful cafe so near where we stayed. The cappuccinos and flat whites were delicious. And our barista created new designs on the foam for each visit. Food and treats were also yummy, and the staff friendly...More

1  Thank Steve D
Davy O, Owner at Mama Coco, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks Steve!

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Mama Coco is a gem in the suburbs. Offering up real foods and a great variety. Meals are healthy, delicious and a good portion. Gets busy at lunch so get in early!

Thank Joshua F
Davy O, Owner at Mama Coco, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thanks Joshua!

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food and service here are both great. I've stopped going because the traffic noise is just too loud (and I'm 40% hearing impaired so I turn my hearing aids off!!!)

Thank Jenni P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 4 196 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4052 1226
  • E-mail
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