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Al Porto Cafe Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
1 Spence St | 1 Spence street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 6222
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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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 25 April 2016 via mobile

The breakfast is very nice, well cooked and well presented. The staff were very friendly also. The cafe was packed with no seating anywhere when we arrived - then all the ferries loaded and we had the place nearly all to ourselves. So arriving after...More

Thank Gefton
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We drove to downtown Cairns to have a look around and parked in a pay parking lot near the harbor. We spotted the Al Porto Cafe and ordered eggs, French toast and a couple of glasses of orange juice at the counter. It was crowded...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Great coffee and selection of food, right next to the reef terminal, ideal once you have checked in and awaiting the departure of your boat,

Thank steve b
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

One of the few breakfast places open on good Friday. Breakfast served until early afternoon. Pretty good veggie breakfast just a bit pricey but guess that goes with th location

Thank Stephan R
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I only stayed briefly to enjoy the coffee, the views are incredible from here, looking out over the harbour.

Thank novosoftnz
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Had a quick lunch here. Outrage order of the chicken focaccia and the salmon sandwich were fresh and tasty and arrived quickly. It was however expensive at $28 for those 2 and a bottle of water, though all Cafes near the water in Cairns are...More

Thank Ellykate
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I found this to be a very expensive cafe. Ordered the fish and chips and, whilst I got a lot of food, it was overcooked and inedible.

Thank mintymintymid
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Was very pleased to find large selection of prepared food for breakfast. Everything was tasty and reasonably priced. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank OWJohn
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Great staff and great coffee. This place is on my way home and often call in for a coffee. Also it is close to the ferry terminal so great for brekkie before you leave for the reef.

Thank WaynozHelz
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Great food and service and good prices. All the meals arrived quite quickly and they were very good quality.

1  Thank Benjamin_Martyn
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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
Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
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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