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Botanic Gardens Restaurant Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
Flecker Botanic Gardens Collins Avenue,Edgehill, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4053 7087
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
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“pate” (4 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (9 reviews)
“light lunch” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 4:30 PM Hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Flecker Botanic Gardens Collins Avenue,Edgehill, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped off here for a sit and some refreshments. The young female waitress was obviously not coping very well even though the cafe was not very busy. One of the items that we ordered was a piece of chocolate and coconut cake. It clearly...More

Thank Lindagreenacre
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We are locals who visit this café on a regular basis as the food is always good and that is not an issue here. The problem is the service which is woeful. There are just never enough staff rostered on and this has happened on...More

Thank Ozzmo1962
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We went there after visiting Botanical Garden, food was OK but staff was excellent. Building itself and area - not very impressing.

Thank BeaBi
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

If I was to hazard a guess I would say that the staff are overworked but that doesn't excuse a bad attitude. The waitress was rude when I assumed there was no table service and got up to order. When she then lead me back...More

Thank Freya B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We were on a shore excursion for our Viking Sun World Cruise and had a one hour stop at the Botanical Gardens. We were dropped off at this spot, given a map of the emence gardens and decided to just have a seat in this...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Spud was magnificent. Coffee was good, but the restaurant building itself is in need of a wash and a repaint.

Thank lindavenn16
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Just before getting started on our tour of the gardens, our guide took our group to this cafe for coffee and scones. So, that's what this review is about. The coffee was pretty decent but the scones were undercooked and they stuck to the roof...More

Thank SambinaG
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I read the other reviews and was a little skeptical as it was a fairly even level of 1 to 5 star across the board. That said from arrival to the end of my second visit, I found the team and food here very good....More

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We visited this cafe 10 days previously as we were killing time to pick up grandkids from airport. The gardens are beautiful and the service was very friendly. We returned 10 days later, taking kids back to the airport, and planned in advance to have...More

Thank deborahcooper1
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Went there on Tuesday late afternoon near closing time. There were no other customers on the premises. We sat in the more outdoor side on a large 2m x 2m wooden plank table as the main cafe area was closed. We were a party of...More

1  Thank Fiddlestick123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Flecker Botanic Gardens Collins Avenue,Edgehill, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4053 7087
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