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The Lillipad Cafe

72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 9565
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Pleasant staff. Resonable prices for Cairns. Good variety on menu. Meals may be too big, you may require half size options.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Drugssuck
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big fat serves of deliciousness Went there four times in three days! Really recommend the Breakfast Burrito, the Pancakes & the milk shakes.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Linda J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with my 2 new house mates and had the baboushka bruschetta made vegan with an almond milk cappuccino. The food was amazing as was the coffee, really good value for money, only came to $19 and I struggled to eat it all but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mcj94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a quick and filling vegan dinner and was recommended this cafe by a tour operator. Ordered a starter and a main which were nicely presented and the portions were massive. The vegan cheese was tasty! Have a big appetite but couldn't finish...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Daragh R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wild Omelette with brined dried tomatoes, capsicum and artichokes & no feta cheese. It was inedible.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank h_e_day2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Someone recommended this place and we decided to try it on a Sunday morning after a visit to Rusty’s. Super busy with a rather impersonal service, which is understandable. Dishes were absolutely huge and the food was good, but not remarkable.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tartuet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been there 3 times now for late breakfast, considering how packed it always is I'm surprised how fast they serve your order, on average 12-18min, we had several different dishes and be extremely happy, usually portions are a little large :) but that's not a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank P2488KMmichaela
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

I thought the Rainbow juice was the best I had. I was hoping the aircon was cool enough, now that it's starting to heat up and lunch hour is packed. I was not totally comfortable sitting there. I loved my smoked salmon cream cheese bagel...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ching C
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Delicious vegan lasagne and lamb salad. Generous portions, very tasty food, beautiful service. Well priced.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jess S
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this place twice during my stay. First time I had bacon and eggs - bacon is American style which is OK but very fatty and bread could have been better if it was sourdough. Staff was nice and accomodating but a little more attention...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank aroundtheworldgdp
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Sana A
4 August 2015|
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On Grafton St in front of Gilligans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 9565
Description
The best breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner in Cairns. Heaps of vegan and vegetarian options, top-notch cakes and fresh juices. Budget friendly menu of European, American Southwest, and Aussie favorites. A humble cafe that cooks with love for locals and travelers alike.
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