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Hides Coffee Cafe

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87-91 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1899
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
29 Apr 2017
“Breakfast ”
21 Mar 2017
Open Now
7:00 am - 8:30 pm Hours
Cafe, Contemporary, Australian
87-91 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Reasonable price, good food served promptly and with a smile Good position in mid city open early until late

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 22 March 2017

As a middle aged couple from the UK and not dealing very well with the heat and humidity of Cairns we staggered in here after abandoning our idea of a massive long walk all around Cairns . The banana smoothie was beautiful , the server...More

Thank Thog01274
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Despite its strange name the Hides Coffee Cafe is an excellent choice for anybody on a budget. Its cheap prices are possible because you have to order by yourself and there are no waiters. However the food gets delivered to your table so its only...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Amazing Coffee and great service. I wouldnt reccomend anywhere else for coffee food and brilliant service

Thank ErikkaLouise94
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Had a chicken Caesar salad here and many a fruit smoothie. Really good fresh food and good service. Did get hit on by a homeless man but that's not the cafes fault really. Overall a really good place to eat in Cairns.

Thank Harriet G
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Brought banana cake that was like a rock. They replaced it with "fresh" banana cake that again was rock hard and disgusting. Dirty fingernails when serving should have been my first clue. Do not eat here. Banana cake got binned even the birds didn't want...More

Thank srae2465
Reviewed 22 May 2016

A dry and tasteless sandwich and so-so coffee.... this place had nothing to recommend it at all. Right in the centre of the city so there are numerous options within metres - and they will surely be better.

Thank Leeanne M
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Good coffee and good service. The prices were very reasonable. Unfortunately the poached eggs were a little over cooked.

Thank YLisette
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Hides cafe. This place is great for tasty lunches. I have never dined in but I can't imagine in being disappointing. I recommend the BLT with the chips it's a delicious way to spend your lunch

1  Thank Miriama K
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

That was my 2nd visit at hides cafe. Had two coffee one for me one for my partner. It come with a homemade complimentary cookies. The coffee and cookies both were excellent.

Thank tonny m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 19
Cafe, Contemporary, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87-91 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 1899
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