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Meldrum's Pies In Paradise

94 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 8333
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pies” (148 reviews)
“pastry” (25 reviews)
“peas” (16 reviews)
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07:00 - 16:30All hours
Cafe, Fast food, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
94 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We fell in love with meat pies during our trip, and this place did not disappoint! We were even lucky enough to get one straight out of the oven.

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Finding gluten free menus can be a challenge, especially when the food involves gluten-replacement: pie crusts, pizza based, pasta, or bread. Meldrum's makes gf pies that defy that trend. Their pie crust is flaky and delicious. We had the gf steak pies. The filling was...More

Thank tandrewowen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many pies to choose from - you have to visit again & again. Some tasty unusual ones. Get there early as they sell out quickly - they are very popular award winning pies.

Thank blimpthecat2017
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Our pies were good size, tasty, and the service was lovely. I was hoping for more of a crispy pastry and thats why its a 4 only for me.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

There is a great variety of pies at this cafe. You are served quickly. I like the pea pies and usually get extra mushy peas. Lovely coffee too. Newspapers are provided so you can sit and read the paper as well which is nice.

Thank Deb F
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I got a great tasting fresh pie and definitely recommend the mash, gravy and peas as an extra, makes it worthy of a meal.

Thank teganb29
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Get there early if you want a full choice, great pies. Good staff attitude and fantastic meat in pies

Thank gndhawkes
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Best meal in Australia Ive had by far, maybe one of my best meals ever! So tasty and delicious! A must try for everyine visiting!

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great tasting, freshly made pies. The addition of mash and gravy is great. The service is always very friendly and quick.

Thank teganb29
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The pies we has at Meldrums were delicious. The pastry was excellent and the fillings divine. Service with a smile. Don't miss Meldrum's when in Cairns.

Thank DougHfx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 16:30
06:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 8333
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