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USD 4 - USD 15
International, Contemporary, Cafe, Australian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 20 March 2021 via mobile

Divine!! I would go as far as saying I have never had a more delicious breakfast ever. I chose the smoked salmon, ricotta and pea frittata. Wow! The best part of the dish was the pickled zucchini - sensational! My husband had the big breakfast...and it was HUGE, delicious and such good value for money. Get eating here, now! 😊More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 19 March 2021 via mobile

We stumbled across this spot while driving and at first where not sure. But as we entered the atmosphere inside was really welcoming and friendly. I ordered the “Mama Loves You” vegetarian option which was HUGE we took the rest away which was a great...snack while we traveled 😊 But yes the portions are pretty large so make sure you are hungry! The food though is super tasty and they have really nailed the home cooked meal with a twist of creative cooking. Loved the coffee and the staff where super welcoming and accommodating! Would highly recommend finding this place and grabbing a bite to eat. I just wish we had room for the cakes! 😍More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 21 February 2021 via mobile

Mama Coco is known to provide delicious food - simple and beautifully presented dishes, and consistently hitting all the flavours to satisfy any cravings. One really fantastic concept that they have just brought out is the foodie passport, where every month there will be a...different country selected to explore new flavours. The passport to collect stamps in, is such a great idea. What an awesome way to satisfy the travel bug and flavours at our doorstep!More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 19 December 2020

Only tried this place once but the atmosphere was nice and they make a nice coffee. Servers were really friendly

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 5 March 2020

Had a nice quiet lunch for a friends birthday.Had the lunch special which was too big. I couldn't eat until the next day. Very delicious though and the 3 staff we met were all lovely and helpful!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 30 January 2020

Have eaten here a few times now with both the breakfast and lunch options and have a few favourites and each time is beautifully tasty and filling. All good produce used and dishes are consistent each time. Personal favourite is the Chilli Labna eggs for...breakfast and steak with potatoes for lunch. My partner frequents here for breakfast and snack goodies on his way to work and always great tasting cakes and muffins to be had as well. Only downside is I personally find the coffee a little overpriced for volume and have found it confusing to order at times. But only a minor thing considering the quality of food each time.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 12 October 2019

Mama Coco is wonderful. The service is outstanding and the food is terrific. I had the BLT earlier this week and it was so good, the bacon really crispy as I had ordered it and lots of it! I can't wait to get back there....The place itself is interesting - in the middle of nowhere and very "mixed" - not posh at all - but once you find this place, you will never forget it! Yum, yum!More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 13 July 2019 via mobile

Visited this out of the way cafe upon a recommendation from a friend and wasn’t disappointed. Coffee was dark and smooth and breakfast toasty and filling. Give it a try, you will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

Although I’ve had delicious lunches here my favourite meal of the day at Mama Cocos in Cairns is breakfast/brunch. They never fail to excel in the quality of their ingredients going into the beautifully presented morsels such as muffins, pastries, big breakfasts and simple eggs...and avo with toast. Highly recommended for couples, friends and families. Come in in you will be fed well and coming back for more afterwards 🙂More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 25 May 2019 via mobile

Went for brunch omelets $21 for plain egg, hard to see value, tiny sausage $5extra, give me a break, far to expensive,$90 for 4 people can't say I will come back soon

Date of visit: May 2019
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Mama Coco is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 5