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Dolce & Caffe

1 Shield Street | Mantra Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #23 of 434 Restaurants in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Went up to Cairns for a trip with the boys and after tripping over the steps (haha) looking at the Menu, we decided to give it a try. Staff was very friendly, gorgeous and helpful. The food was amazing and the coffee was great. Well priced considering the good quality food served. We ate here every morning for the entire... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We went to this cafe for breakfast and I can recommend it enough. The service was amazing, the food fantastic and the friendly staff really went out of their way to accommodate us. There was 8 of us altogether and the staff quickly made room for our group and joined tables so we could all sit together. The food was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Such a great place for a coffee and breakfast! Sandwiches are amazing and the coffee is great as well, on top of that the staff is just so friendly and fun! Don't mind the haters here at trip advisor! I really recommend this café!

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Visited for breakfast and dined outside in a busy outdoor seating area. Ordered our food for it only to be incorrect. I ordered two breakfast dishes and pointed to each so it seems the staff have difficulty reading or listening. The staff were very unhelpful. When we noticed the staff of their mistake they offered no apology, just if you... More 

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Perth, Australia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We were recommended this cafe by a local. We were not disappointed - great eggs on toast and good coffee. Great service

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We flew into Cairns on an all-night flight and headed straight from the airport to downtown Cairns. It was breakfast time, we needed food and - most of all - we needed COFFEE. We came to the right place. Trip Advisor had given Dolce & Caffe a good rating and TA was not wrong. It's a patio cafe - lots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stopped in after a day of scuba diving on the GBR and needed something refreshing for the walk back to my hostel. Decided on the Chai Latte Shake for takeaway and it was out of this world!! Well worth the $5.95 I need to make time before my airport shuttle to grab one more tomorrow. If you're looking for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is a little gem of a cafe in the heart of cairns. Came back 3 times in 4 days :) Warm prawn salad, and the Roma wrap my favourite. Couldn't recommend this place anymore. Very reasonable prices. Might be back again before we leave tomorrow :D

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Weipa, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Great friendly service! Food is fresh and delicious. Option to order from ready made fridge or made to order items. Great coffee. Reasonable prices! A cafe I frequent regularly!

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We're locals and, often after our early morning walk along the Esplanade, we drop in to this café for coffee and sometimes a bite to eat. The coffee is consistently excellent. They can even make decaffeinated well, as opposed to the majority of places around Cairns where it usually looks and tastes like dishwater. While other cafes in this area... More 

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Additional Information about Dolce & Caffe

Address: 1 Shield Street | Mantra Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Coffee Shop

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?