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Orchid Plaza Cairns 1st Floor 79 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 8880
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (5 reviews)
“ramen” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Orchid Plaza Cairns 1st Floor 79 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Yokozuna is a nice Japanese style restaurant. It has reminded me on my trip to Japan some years ago. You can not make anything wrong if you like to go for a Japanese food experience

Thank stzw77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to several Japanese food restaurants in Cairns and this is my favourite. The food that you get for the prices you pay is fantastic. We had a few different starters including the gyoza, tofu and kimchi, and salmon nigiri. We both had...More

Thank kristinefield
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We visit Yokozuna several times a month (being locals) and the food us always mouthwatering. Very friendly staff and there are children's books etc to keep kids entertained. We highly recommend all of the noodle dishes, the gyoza and the edamame!!!

Thank Corinne S
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I ordered a salmon sashmi as well as chicken kebab style. The food is great as well as the service that I have received. recommend this place.

Thank Andy Y
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

1. Too dark inside, tight table arrangement 2. Overpriced, no lunch menu available 3. Wait for nearly 30 minutes after order

Thank kosy53
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Probably the best gyoza I've had in Japan or Australia, crab croquettes and teriyaki salad also amazing. I'll be going back to try the rest of the menu gradually.

Thank Craig D
Reviewed 20 January 2017

On a hot day, its cool and dark in here. We arrived at tail end of lunch time with still a few diners. Ok, normally we would go for sushi rolls but then we still had a very pleasant and delicious lunch of salmon sashimi,...More

Thank TheConstantEater
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Great spot in the top of Orchid plaza. Lovely service and food although the ramen is different from anything I've had before, still good though.

Thank LauraHarris183
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

What a welcome spot in Cairns! We had a hard time finding the place based on the address, but it's in the Orchid Plaza on the 2nd floor. Visiting here for a few days from Sydney and this is real & comforting Japanese food. Cold...More

Thank Trista G
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Unexpected, but a fantastic spot for Japanese cuisine. Friendly service, no long waiting and great atmosphere.

Thank catndave
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Orchid Plaza Cairns 1st Floor 79 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 8880
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