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Al Porto Cafe Restaurant

) #137 of 431 Restaurants in Cairns ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
1 Spence St | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 6222
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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1 Spence St | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Three times we have had coffee from Al Porta before catching our boat & on every occasion they have got it wrong. On the most recent occasion we didn't even get the order and as a result we missed our boat to the Islands. It's...More

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Went to Al Porto for a Sunday lunch with friends, very nice spot to people watch and also a great view over the inlet. Good menu, not expensive but quite expansive, the calamari was fresh and juicy, the quiche was very good and the pumpkin...More

1  Thank Paul W
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Great location at the reef fleet terminal to watch people boarding the Big Cat to Green Island whilst enjoying a casual breakfast. Good variety of breakfast meals, nothing too fancy but portions are very generous and coffee is good. Friendly and efficient service. Can walk...More

Thank tkbCairns
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We went here for breakfast and it was well worth it. Nice big breakfast that I couldn't finish and just right to start the day. I would go back.

Thank HilsNZ
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ate breakfast here recently as we watched the passsing parade of people enter the marina to go on their various tours. It was a very relaxing location with good service and excellent choices on the menu. The food was served in substantial portions and...More

Thank Baylovers
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Friendly efficient fast service. Ideal location overlooking the wharf and tourists. Good variety of meals and drinks. Very tasty food and value for money.

Thank lpl51
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Really good food and coffee for a reasonable price. This is in a great spot for an early coffee and food before going on the boats. I even managed to pick up a hat and some sunscreen before going out to the reef. A one...More

Thank debbied4763
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Al Porto is probably our preferred brunch spot in Cairns. Good portion size, yummy pumpkin bread for gluten free option, happy to substitute items and speedy service. Nice to sit outside and enjoy looking out over the water.

Thank Slards
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Had a fantastic breakfast before boarding a catamaran to take us out to Green Island. Service was excellent.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a small café to which we have returned - surely a good sign? They do a really good coffee, and though the choice for cakes etc. to go with the coffee is a bit restricted, what they have is good. I found the...More

Thank slycarole
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 14:30
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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