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Cafe Thailand

Shop 7 93 the Esplanade | entrance in Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (30 reviews)
“yellow curry” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 7 93 the Esplanade | entrance in Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely little restaurant just up a side street off the Esplanade in Cairns. The meals were delicious and the serving sizes very generous . The prices were very reasonable . We took a bottle of our own wine and paid only $3...More

Thank Cassandra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No frills but tasty food, reasonable portions and polite staff. Don’t expect fine dining but rather, well prepared and pretty authentic Thai food.

Thank davemartin3
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Food was exactly as the title suggests, delicious. After a few disappointing meals else where it was nice to find a place that took pride in the meals they served.

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Ordered takeaway after a day sightseeing, the Thai hot red seafood curry had no spice,no flavour and seasoning, I got the coconut rice to go with this, I think they forgot the coconut as this tasted like plain boiled rice without salt . Not a...More

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We ate here twice when we were in Cairns on holiday. Food was very good, fast service and pleasant staff. Moderately priced. Loved the homemade peanut sauce.

Thank Terry U
Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

We come here a couple of times on each visit to Cairns. Consistently good dishes and friendly service. The kitchen will adapt the dish where possible to suit your needs. You should give it a go.

Thank Rykhad-01
Reviewed January 1, 2018

We ordered two vegetarian and one with fish. All seemed to include coconut cream. To be fair, there never seems to be enough vegetables in Thai food in Australia. However, the restaurant was central, roadside tables were available and the service was fast. Most Cairns...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

The waiters are nice and they work hard to serve the passengers in the restaurant.However, allthe foods there are sweet and too much sauce.

Thank Justin W
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

You know a restaurant has something going for it when all the tables are filled. Such is the case with Thailand Cafe, a tiny place with tables on the busy sidewalk. We managed to grab a table and we so taken with the food that...More

Thank vinfan
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

This is 10 meters away from the Esplanade so was not sure when it wasn’t completely filled up but then slowly through the evening it did fill up. Good ambience inside. Good food. Not sure about some bad reviews here. Good Penang curry and red...More

Thank theSkyIScrape
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$14
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 7 93 the Esplanade | entrance in Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: 6140412624
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