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Cnr Esplanade & Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 9000
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06:30 - 23:00
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very rude staff and disrespectful behavior! One staff easily took stuff from the table we were sitting to put on the next table to keep the other customer happy! He didn't even ask if we needed the sugar for two pots of tea we were having! I was totally shocked! And the so-called manager didn't even apologise properly! We will... More 

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Thank 00Z
Bendigo, Australia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The breakfast menu catered to all tastes and if you could not find what you wanted or liked the staff were on hand to assist with a choice. Coffee was excellent but could have been a bit hotter. Freshly squeezed juice were beautiful and once again a small but exciting selection of combinations. The food service was prompt and really... More 

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Armidale, Australia
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As our family was staying at the Mantra Trilogy, this great restaurant on the Esplanade proved to be only a short walk from our accommodation and an ideal location for our family to enjoy both breakfast and lunch. The restaurant overlooks the esplanade and indoor and outdoor seating is available.The breakfast menu was comprehensive with an excellent array of dishes... More 

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Thank Alice C
Adelaide Hills, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with my wife and 8 month old and wasn't the best experience, the food was average and the service was below average, we didn't feel as if our baby was very welcome either

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Holsbeek, Belgium
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were staying at the nearby Shangri La hotel. This place is very well located, so very popular and almost always full. We were lucky to get a table on the terrace. The service is fast and efficient. The food is ok but nothing special. Nice location though to watch life go by

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Thank Dirk_VDA
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had breakfast here in the first day we arrived , we have still to visit for dinner so I shall review that later. Breakfast was delish , I had salmon eggs benedict with sautéed spinach :)

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Thank karen g
Melbourne, Australia
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409 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I had a business dinners booked here this week About an hour after arriving we called the waitress to let her know we are ready to order, but we were told the kitchen was busy and no orders can be placed for the next 20 minutes The restaurant was just half full so I'm not sure why that was the... More 

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Thank Stefanie R
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner in the restaurant one night -- pretty good food but service was slow and felt pretty ignored all night. Did the takeaway pizza special another night. Great deal for about $13 -- get a personal pizza. Would defiantly recommend doing that

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Thank laurenmyk
Blenheim, New Zealand
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought it would be a nice place for lunch, we were a group and ordered a selection of pizzas but we're disappointed with the food and service. While we were eating I saw two people walk past then back with pizzas from somewhere past our Italian ( pizza restaurant), which was possibly a sign we should have observed . There... More 

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A bunch of kiwis in WA
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely breakfast here with my wife. The french toast was delicious and the waiter was hilarious. A very amusing start to the day. Enjoyed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$53
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 23:00
Monday
06:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 23:00
Thursday
06:30 - 23:00
Friday
06:30 - 23:00
Saturday
06:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Esplanade & Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 9000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?