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££ - £££Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8816
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“quesadilla” (6 reviews)
“poached eggs” (12 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I’m guessing this is under new ownership and if so it may just be teething problems, but really disappointing. My coffee had about a litre of vanilla syrup in it (I ordered a hazelnut latte too so not sure how it turned out to be...More

Thank Salalalalala
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Looking for best food and service this little cafe provides a comfortable atmosphere and quality service. Shantelle creates a friendly and professional service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Ive lived in Cairns for four years now, but had never eaten at Candy before. My 2 boys (15 and 12) were up for the end of the school holidays so I thought I would give it a go. We ordered fairly standard fare of...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Close to the fresh food market so you can walk off your breakfast after. Friendly staff, good variety in the menu. Granola was delicious although the yoghurt could have been colder. Good coffee.

Thank denycee64
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

If you want the best coffee in Cairns this is the place to go. The staff, the service, the food can not be faulted. Don't waste time going anywhere else. .

Thank gary y
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Travelling in Cairns for business and found this little gem. Service was excellent and food was delicious and served quickly. Quite a varied breakfast menu-worth a visit

Thank Dot2007
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a fabulous salad for lunch here today. The staff were marvellously flexible and responsive. I was able to order a blend of two salads on the menu, to match my dietary needs. That was really appreciated and the result was fantastic. Lovely fresh...More

Thank Ali_Hawkins
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We were looking for another cafe and saw Candy and decide to change plans. Coffee unfortunately took a long time to arrive, large mugs and not great coffee Husbands breakfast was fine - avocado on toast, however my ‘fresh fruit granola’ was poor - there...More

Thank CourtsCox
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Candy has a beautiful setup, but more importantly - the service was friendly and warm. We were a group of four adults and two children, and each staff member we saw were accommodating and helpful. The food was delicious, and the vanilla latte I had...More

1  Thank misslisrocks
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you wanna start your day in the best possible way, you have to come here and lift your mood up! Lovely staff, amazing food and perfect location, don't miss it!

1  Thank emon94
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Response from Jakub V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but believe they do take away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8816
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