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The Mouth Trap

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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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9 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Mouth Trap)
4051 4301
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I ordered crumbed steak and fries eggs. It was really good food. The cafe doesn't make you to be disappointed. In my opinions It was better than dome and coffee clubs. I'll get there again. 약간 돈까스 같아요! 맛있어요! 다시 꼭 갈거예여 빈도 맛있고 빵이 킬링파트예여 진짜 맛있어요 두번 두세여 택시기사님들이 많이 찾거라고여 시자생러드도 맛있업ㅎ여서 다음엔 그거먹으려고여

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Thank Elin S
Cairns, Australia
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

Friendly...excellent value...nice spot. Owners remember staff & make you feel welcome. Free water. We have brekkie there most Sundays.

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Thank SamarTraveller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for a quick breakfast with friends before heading to the airport. I ordered the bacon and eggs which was only $10 - and I got 3 pieces of toast (just normal bread) plus two eggs (cooked perfectly) and heaps of yummy bacon (also cooked perfectly!). I was very happy with the quality of the meal for what I paid.... More 

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Thank Erin S
Manukau City, Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Hands down the best breakfast I've had in Cairns to date..The picture speaks for itself..like I said do yourself a favour and get down there. Cheap as too..

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Thank Karl R
Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is one of those cafes that you need to know about otherwise you could just walk past. It's not flash nor trendy, but the food is fresh and delicious. I had the best egg and bacon wrap there ... and I've had many all over the state. The other great asset is that it's not far from Rusty's Markets,... More 

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Thank Simsam64
Cairns, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I just had the best hamburger at this Cafe which reminds me of times gone by. Great service, delicious simple fare served with a smile. A gem of a place.

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Thank seekingkate1
Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Lunch was great! The thai beef salad was tender, the salad was crunchy and the salad dressing yummy. We also had bacon egg cheese and onion focaccia....yum!! Great price too. Can't wait to go back and try more things on the menu for lunch!!

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Thank Denise B
Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Quick and delicious! The counter staff could be a little friendlier and appreciative of your business but I continue to come back because the chef works his magic... And he is always friendly!!

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Thank sarahpallan
Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

This cafe sells beautiful fresh sandwiches, toasted sandwiches, burgers and all cafe fare. They also do great breakfasts that the taxi drivers all come for. Nothing is too hard - just tell them what you want and they'll do it for you. They are happy to take phone orders and have it ready when you arrive. Very helpful and friendly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

We were walking around cairns looking for a decent place to eat and found the mouth trap. I think its quite new but its like it has been running for years. The food is cheap and you get a huge portion. Definitely get what you pay for. I got the bacon egg cheese and onion roll which is brilliant. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$19
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Mouth Trap)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: 4051 4301

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?