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“Well worth a visit”
Review of Coffee Works

Coffee Works
Ranked #1 of 2 Dessert in Mareeba
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Bring your hunger for new experiences and your thirst for something completely different when you visit the Coffee Works, in Mareeba, just one hour from Cairns and Port Douglas. Eclectic and highly original, Coffee Works attracts over 200,000 visitors each year for what can best be described as a totally delicious day out. Find the perfect gift as you explore a treasure trove of incredible edibles, gourmet gifts and an ever changing array of stunning, unusual and affordable gifts in the packed to the rafters gift shop. Kick back and relax in lush tropical surrounds with flaming fabulous BBQ lunches, sweet treats, gourmet sorbet, superb gelato and irresistible chocolate platters created onsite in the Coffee Works own boutique Chocolaterie. Over 50 fabulous chocolate flavours are created before your eyes. It's like Willly Wonka, without the Oompa Loompas! The main event at Coffee Works is Coffee World. If it has anything to do with growing, roasting, serving, drinking or trading coffee, you will find it somewhere in this mammoth sensory wonderland. This is the biggest, best and most significant collection of coffee artefacts in the world, presented as one entire exhibition, for the very first time in history. Coffee World tells the epic story of coffee, 1,000 years in the making. A labyrinth of light and sound brings over 2000 coffee and tea making treasures from the past to life. There are plungers, filters, percolators, samovars, espresso machines, grinders, balance pots spanning over 350 years of art and design. It's all about choosing your own adventure. You are free to roam, using hand held audio guides to explore the stunning displays and themed entertainment rooms. Relish the opportunity to savour and compare the very best local beans to premium coffees from around the world. Explore the premium coffee regions of the world from the Coffee Works tasting room. Included in your Coffee World adventure is a sensory safari of unlimited all-day tastings of coffee, tea, chocolate and liqueur. There are no limits to how much you enjoy, or, how often you can return. Coffee Works gives everyone visiting Coffee World free re-admission with special Re-Entry cards to return again and again.
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We took visiting relatives for coffee, while touring on the tablelands. The service was very quick, the coffee excellent and the character of the gifts makes a browse around a must.
We include this in our "itinerary" for our visitors to the region, I always have coffee works coffee at home, so takeaways are highly recommended. The chocolate is also highly recommended!

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Natasha F, Marketing at Coffee Works, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us your feedback. We aim to make every guest's visit with us, uniquely special, and absolutely delicious, and we are so glad that we have made yours.

We very much appreciate your continued support!

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Reviewed 19 April 2014

Enjoyable coffee and helpful staff. We're were sorry we didn't have more time to spend there but the kids Easter picture made a good backdrop to our brief time there. I was on a caffeine high for the rest of the day.

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Natasha F, Marketing at Coffee Works, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2014

Thanks for stopping by to visit over Easter! We are glad you enjoyed the coffee!

We hope the kiddies got to enjoy some choccies on their visit too!

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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Always an amazing selection of gift items as you walk in, service is really personal and amazing and food is generally very good. Am a local and often stop by for a coffee, bite to eat and a browse. Always recommend that visitors to Mareeba visit Coffee Works.

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Natasha F, Marketing at Coffee Works, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2014

We continue to grow and welcome guests each and every day because of your continued support, so THANK YOU very much!! We very much appreciate it!

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Reviewed 6 April 2014

As locals we've never gone through the museum at The Coffee Works but we often stop for coffee and cake. And a visit is never complete without taste testing the chocolates. My personal favourites are the white chocolate and coffee flavoured chocolate and the dark chocolate with ginger pieces. Yummy.

There is a limited menu for lunchtimes which is served from the outdoor BBQ for only a few hours around midday. Also, the cafe is not air-conditioned so it is almost always warm and humid.

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Reviewed 20 March 2014

We stopped in here to have a look around as the advertisement was so tempting! We weren't disappointed. Although we didn't stop to do the coffee tour, we were impressed by the shopping area and the chocolate area. The food looked good although we didn't eat there. Do yourself a favour and buy some chocolate. Although a little expensive it is divine!
Staff were friendly. Nice place to visit.

Thank ClaireHicks_9
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