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Kamerunga Road | Freshwater, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4058 2451
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07:00 - 01:00
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Sun 07:00 - 01:00
Wed - Sat 07:00 - 04:30
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Cairns Region, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

To die for, pastries good,bread excellent,in a comfy little deli style cafe......great coffe and teas

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Thank Denis P
Kathmandu, Nepal
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Well if only this place could get its act together. Firstly it is only open 5 days of the week closes over Christmas for a month and has at least two-four weeks off during the year. On numerous occasions I have walked out because the service is so sloooooow. They hire only juniors and must be hard to work for... More 

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Thank 329RobertM329
Cairns
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

What can I say but excellent. Best French Pastry shop on Cairns. Watch out for the cyclists on the weekend. LOL

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Thank Diane P
Cairns, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Have now visited this place on three different occasions and they are never open. Not worth the trek across town.

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Thank peter w
Brisbane, Australia
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89 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The coffee, the pastries, the Brioche... a must do for a cyclist stop after a tough ride. The plain brioche and the GF cheesecake are so so yummy.

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Thank knixee
Cairns, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Yep, the food is great (I'm a fan of the rye loaf they bake on the premise), the coffee is great, the staff are friendly, but the queues can be tiresome. Literally out the door. It's order at counter, food delivered to table number. So consider having a designated queue stander while the rest of the group grab a table.... More 

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Thank Alan C
Tumbulgum, Australia
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310 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Wow, how luck am I that a friend told me about this awesome bakery. Located in the small town "Freshwater", Cairns. If you love traditional crusty, hard, chewy French bread well this is the real deal. Also on offer. Delicious French pastries and good quality Genovese coffee. The shop is beside the IGA supermarket; seating inside and out; daily papers;... More 

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Thank Lonnie24
Cairns, Australia
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146 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

You have to get in early or be prepared to wait &/or miss out. It is worth the wait however and the coffee is great also. We'll be back for sure.

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Thank rhthomas1980
Townsville, Australia
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

A friend suggested this cafe for us to meet for a late breakfast. The French pastries were delicious and the coffee was good as well. Even though it was already 11:00 it was very busy and most of the tables were occupied. They also make European style bread, so I will definitely visit again next time when I'm in Cairns.

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Thank corikra
Cairns, Australia
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

Good coffee Good food Good service Good place to sit and enjoy the morning with a paper watching the community go by.

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Thank Anthony B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 04:30
Thursday
07:00 - 04:30
Friday
07:00 - 04:30
Saturday
07:00 - 04:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kamerunga Road | Freshwater, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4058 2451

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