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Jamdrop Cafe

193-197 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 2900
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
193-197 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I had a quick brunch there. I had a quiche with spinach and on my fore-last bite encountered something that was not food. As far as I could make out it was some kind of paper napkin or tissue when I spat...More

Thank AR2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great lunch, specials board, great sweet things and fast, friendly service, prices on the high side but worth it when you see what you get

Thank a_damn_fine_wine
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Not sure why this tiny coffee shop is so busy as it is on a very noisy street facing the hospital but it is near my hotel so I gave it a go. On the two occasions I visited this week (it was closed on...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Excellent service and great place for lunch. Great variety on the menu and freshly made. Popular lunch-spot for both the private abnd public hospitals.

Thank Jodi S
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast three days running whilst staying at 201 Lake Street and both service and the food were first class. Highly recommended.

Thank Colsloan
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great cafe!! We had breakfast here it was fast and Devine! i highly recommend the omelettes they are amazing, along with great friendly fast service!!

1  Thank Loz_1703
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I had the duck salad special and it was wonderful . Also ordered the gluten free dessert - a very special treat for me! Delicious! My drink was pink grapefruit from the fridge. I mistakenly thought it would be brought out to me with perhaps...More

Thank Kd68Cairns_Australia
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

If your visiting cairns and your looking for a great coffee shop that the locals use then this is it. The Jamdrop Cafe is across the road from the private hospital. It is a regular stop for me on business trips for breakfast and lunch....More

Thank Katherine M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I love this place for a working lunch. Service is very workmanlike, coffee is good and the salad sandwiches are crunchy and fresh, generously portioned. Cakes all look very enticing as well. A real no-nonsense lunch-spot, just goes to prove that there is great merit...More

Thank Leeanne M
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Great stop for breakfast with lots of options, good and fast service and nice food, 5 types of big breakfasts plus lots of other options

Thank Sharport67
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193-197 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 2900
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