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Al Porto Cafe Restaurant

1 Spence St | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 6222
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Spence St | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were very impressed with the quality of the food and received excellent service from the staff. We warmly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Atlasmoth
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is our favourite lunch stop in Cairns and we will drive half way across town to be here! There is free undercover parking at the pier underground car park with covered walkway most of the distance across to Al Porto, which means a cool...More

Thank SweersLyn
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The location was really handy for a late breakfast, close to our hotel, when we didn't feel like walking too far. The service was friendly and really quick too - our (good) coffee arrived within a few minutes of ordering; the food wasn't far behind...More

Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Found a long black hair in my food Went in to tell a staff member to be told you sure it was there. Now considering i have a shaved head my wifes blond and both grandparents have grey hair i said its not ours. To...More

Thank safarioffood
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Quick and easy with large delicious salads. Son's chicken burger was well received. Service was excellent. Great view over the harbour.

Thank Wayne P
Reviewed 6 July 2017

During our 5 days in Cairns, we started the morning the same way each day by stopping at Al Porto Cafe. The servers at Al Porte Café were phenomenal. They were friendly and extremely accommodating. They assembled a specialty drink for me since I don’t...More

Thank Lenore R
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We sat down after a long flight waiting for our ferry to Green Island without a clue that there were a half dozen other places just minutes away. We ordered at the counter and staff were pleasant enough, but for a burger, pancakes and sandwich...More

Thank TheWiseTraveller_RB
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We went here twice, one evening after a dive/snorkel trip we had beer/wine at the bar (happy hour). We liked the look and come back two days later for a meal. Food was really good, excellent fish, and we washed it down with a jug...More

Thank Himolton
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We dropped in for breakfast and a coffee prior to taking a Big Reef Cruise to green Island. Very pleasant staff and a nice meal.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Vibrant cafe at the marina. Good for a quick brekky, coffee or a toastie for lunch. Sit down and enjoy the boardwalk action. Though no fresh juices and my friends omelette was overcooked. Could do with some better coffee

Thank ChrisIQueensland
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
View, Child-friendly, 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 | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 6222
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