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70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8816
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“quesadilla” (5 reviews)
“poached eggs” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service pleasant staff who remember you. Consistently good food and coffee. Highly recommended to sit outside and watch the daily show.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great cafe, coffee and staff. The service was excellent and the staff were fantastic. The owner looks fabulous and is a great host. Well worth a visit and lots to see.

Thank James A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visted candy in the last few days and left felling great after fantastic service and food,i can not eat a lot and am low carb and sugar eater.Nothing was to much trouble they happly let me order of the kids meal which was very...More

Thank chesty4868
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Recently had breakfast here on a quiet weekday morning and was greeted promptly. That's about where the joy ended. The waitress had on a skirt so short it was grossly inappropriate - and possibly why most of the customers were older business men. First the...More

Thank Drsoandso
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Was just wandering past and was greeted by a staff member member behind the coffee machine. Set up a fresh table for us instantly right near the air conditioning (which is a instant plus for me). Coffee was quick and absoluelty prefect, many place burn...More

Thank Tom E
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I’m guessing this is under new ownership and if so it may just be teething problems, but really disappointing. My coffee had about a litre of vanilla syrup in it (I ordered a hazelnut latte too so not sure how it turned out to be...More

Thank Salalalalala
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Looking for best food and service this little cafe provides a comfortable atmosphere and quality service. Shantelle creates a friendly and professional service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Ive lived in Cairns for four years now, but had never eaten at Candy before. My 2 boys (15 and 12) were up for the end of the school holidays so I thought I would give it a go. We ordered fairly standard fare of...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Close to the fresh food market so you can walk off your breakfast after. Friendly staff, good variety in the menu. Granola was delicious although the yoghurt could have been colder. Good coffee.

Thank denycee64
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

If you want the best coffee in Cairns this is the place to go. The staff, the service, the food can not be faulted. Don't waste time going anywhere else. .

Thank gary y
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27 May 2017|
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Response from Jakub V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but believe they do take away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8816
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