A complete guide to Cairns Restaurants

Espresso Bar Restaurants

Espresso Bar

Coffee connoisseurs are well acquainted with the espresso bar. It's where you'll find bonding collections of coffee geeks salivating over their crema and discussing the finer points of their latte foam.

If you like your coffee strong, well extracted, perfectly layered and exquisitely short, then you're looking for the best Cairns espresso bars. Here are our favourite places to get an exceptional cup of coffee.

Bang and Grind

8/14 Spence St, 4870
07 4051 7770

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Cafe Eighty 8

86 Woodward Street, Edge Hill, 4870 (Shop 2)
(07) 4032 5643

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78 Grafton St, Cairns (Shop 5, Up the Alley)
(07) 4051 5522

(Ka-feend) noun: someone who is excessively fond of, or addicted to coffee. Caffiend is a coffee connoisseur's dream cafe.

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Coast Roast Coffee Cairns Central

Cairns Central Shopping Centre, Cairns
07 4041 1006

Coast Roast is a top spot for a relaxing coffee with friends. A decadent selection of cakes and cafe-style food is available.

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Coffee Bean Estate

Pierpoint Rd (Pier Marketplace), Cairns
(07) 4051 3688

A delightful coffee shop in a stunning location, Coffee Bean Estate has outstanding views across the Esplanade lagoon, and Cairns skyline. Boasting Cairns' only on-location roasted beans, coffee connoisseurs will take pleasure from the high quality coffee from this cafe.

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Dolce and Caffe

53 Esplanade, 4870
07 4041 2124

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Fish and Chips on Pease

271 Pease Street, Edge Hill
(07) 4053 5440

Ramsden's Fish and Chips", John and Gina Ramsden offer a fast and friendly service for eat-in or takeaway English Style Fish and Chips. Winners of the Cairns Post "Top Nosh" Competition for "The Best Fish and Chips in Cairns.

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20 Lake St (Shop 5, Village Lane)
(07) 4031 7774

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Industry One Coffee

A unique coffee concept store and coffee roastery to Cairns offering a range of coffee beans freshly roasted.

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Perrotta's at The Gallery

Cnr Shields & Abbott Sts, Cairns (Cairns Regional Gallery)
(07) 4031 5899

Top spot for casual dining in Cairns with an all-outdoors breezy deck. The food and service has been consistently strong for many years.

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Silk Caffe

151 Spence St, Cairns, 4870 (Cnr Sheridan St)
(07) 4051 4442

Silk Caffe is leading the way with modern style perched on the corner of Spence & Sheridan Sts. Spectacular coffee.

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Tosca Trattoria

127-145 McLeod St, Cairns (Shop 145 Cairns Central)
(07) 4041 0822

Old world aromas and a casual, rustic atmosphere. Enjoy the quiet away from the bustling of Cairns Central shopping centre.

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Twelve Bar Cafe (Twelve BC)

Cnr Lake and Shields Street, Cairns (City Place)
(07) 4031 2912

An eclectic cafe in the heart of Cairns CBD serving rich, dark roast Genovese coffee and large hearty breakfasts.

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129 Abbot St, 4870
07 4041 0558

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