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The Swiss Cake and Coffee Shop

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , European
93A Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 6393
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cake” (28 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
Cafe, Swiss, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
93A Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great pastries, and nibbles. Also great sandwiches & savories. Inside or outside. Nice. Near Rusty's Markets

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't say that they do not serve eggs but - when you're literally fed up with eggs (of whatever style) for breakfast you will love this little Swiss café. Here we found croissants, danish, scrolls and bread that reminded us of back home. It...More

Thank Anita O
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My wife wanted to buy me the best white chocolate mud cake to celebrate my 40th birthday at a restaurant with 25 friends and family, even declining a Cheese Cake Shop cake as it 'wouldnt be good enough' for this milestone. WOW we were so...More

Thank Adam J
Truls F, Owner at The Swiss Cake and Coffee Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Hi Adam, We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy the White Chocolate Mud Cake your wife bought you for your 40th. We remember it well as we had two orders for White Chocolate Mud Cake that week which is unusual as it is...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered a Blackforest Christening Cake with white butter cream icing. It was seriously the worst cake, no flavour of cherries, no liquor, just bland cake. So bad that we threw it in the bin. Wrote them an email but no reply. Avoid.

Thank JabbaQld
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Cheese and tomato toasted sandwiches were good but the coffee was not. There was a good selection of cakes and pastries available from a counter display.

Thank DJT111
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this shop for awhile and always recommended it to others. My daughter wanted a drip cake from here for her birthday. When ordering we were specific in color(purple little pink and jade) no marshmallows some 100's & 1000's and macaroons...More

1  Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Look don't get me wrong the food is delicious but is just a bit too expensive for my liking. They have a wide variety of very tasty cakes and pastries.

Thank FNQCairns_Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We came back to this cafe every single day we were here in Cairns. The pastries are delicious and definitely worth it!

2  Thank Kristina C
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

This little coffee shop is a best kept locals secret! I always meet here with friends for breakfast or brunch on a weekend for a catch up to relax and enjoy one of the best coffees in Cairns. (They sell Lavazza). Their cakes and pastries...More

1  Thank lyndsaysch
Reviewed 26 January 2017

They offer great baked goodies like cakes, pies and pastries. they also do a sit down breakfast and brunch. great little place

Thank marina n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Swiss, European
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 1:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93A Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 6393
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