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Bernie's Jazz and Piano Cafe - CLOSED

92 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 400 927 527
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
28 May 2016
“Great atmosphere with friendly staff”
30 Mar 2016
“Good Music”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Spanish, Contemporary
££ - £££
92 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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31 - 40 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 30 March 2015

Bernies has been in operation for approx three and a half years..my partner & I visited it just after it opened & again on our trip to Cairns this last week..It is not a place to go to if you are looking for a big...More

2  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Great little place, with Irish musicians playing when we arrived, and finishing up with some smooth jazz to see us out the door. Small menu, but really pleasant, fresh food. Unusual and special.

2  Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 22 January 2015

The atmosphere made my night. I loved this place and will visit every time I am in Cairns. I think the owner is lovey and awesome.

2  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 8 January 2015

I have been to many Jazz venues through out the world eg: Melbourne , London,Paris, Italy. So whilst I was in cairns I did a google search and Bernie's came up , so on a rainy Thursday night I headed out with no real expectations...More

1  Thank Christinalovestravel
Reviewed 13 December 2014

We arrived here quite late and immediately felt the warm welcoming vibe from the owners. Although we were newbies the whole atmosphere exuded - sitting in your friends comfy lounge room listening to them jamming jazz. Our focus wasn't on the food but on the...More

2  Thank Irna S
Reviewed 7 September 2014

I went to Bernie's on a Thursday night. The Jazz was great and nice wine. I didn't eat there. A great atmosphere with friendly locals and travelers.

Thank LJH37
Reviewed 2 September 2014

It is a shame how one person can effectively taint an otherwise good night out. Such was the case when we visited Bernie's Jazz and Piano Cafe. We first encountered the curt (older) barmaid at the front door and enquired about a menu. Her curt...More

2  Thank Lifeadventurers
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Went in for after dinner drinks and some live jazz, band was fantastic! Great atmosphere and good fun, really enjoyed !

1  Thank truefood_11
Reviewed 31 July 2014

What a fabulous little place full of locals having a wonderful time. A perfect laid back jazz bar.Loved Bernie the owner as he was a friendly guy. The barmaid had attitude and it spoilt our great night.

1  Thank Colac
Reviewed 19 July 2014

What a great little place! We ducked in quickly for tapas and wine before we headed off to a show. The place is full of atmosphere, charm, character and friendly faces. The food was great and served quickly, and the music was lovely (not jazz),...More

Thank Grace N
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Spanish, Contemporary
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 400 927 527
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