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Al Porto Cafe

1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 6222
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pumpkin bread” (2 reviews)
“pancakes” (7 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice chips, friendly and quick service, good cappuccino. Nice to have lunch before you go out to Green Island trip.

Thank DDR1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I bought a coffee and yogurt as a quick breakfast. The coffee was ok, but the yogurt had clearly expired. Tried sending it back but the owner insisted the taste was normal. Do not go here.

Thank Trefnwyd
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Ordered a burger which came out and was pretty average looking, chips were nice. At the same time ordered a banana pancake which the base was burnt so sent it back and it came out much the same. The pancake was very dry and I...More

Thank Lisalulu77
Reviewed 31 March 2018

We got off the plane checked into the hotel and walked a block to the ocean to have a morning breakfast.The location has views of the departing boats and incoming ships. The breakfast was delivered quickly and both full breakfasts were tasty.The fresh fruit juice...More

Thank Eclectic E
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Good place to get a quick bite. Near waterfront outside seating available. Nice selection of reasonable priced food.

Thank Robert r
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Busy little cafe as its right next to the boat terminal, but our breakfast and coffees came out in a reasonable time. The fruit salad and the pumpkin bread was really good. Reasonably priced for what you get and the location

Thank Niki I
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Was very grateful for AL Porto Cafe Restaurant being open on Christmas day. We were at a lost end waiting for the family all to gather for dinner on Christmas night. The food was great for cafe food. The view of the marina and all...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Fruit salad was very fresh and had a variety of fruit for a good price, chicken and mushroom quiche was delicious and great for the price. Good service and lots of food on the menu to choose from.

Thank selinamay19
Reviewed 6 January 2018

This place is run very well. They are very efficient even when there are many people to serve, the food is good and it is right next to the boat terminal. I would definitely recommend this place and maybe they can help the rest of...More

Thank tiges88
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We ordered Big Breakfast there. Food is fine everything is normal. Staff are really friendly. Good location before you embark your boat to Great Barrier Reef.

Thank Jason1328
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 6222
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