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61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4031 0271
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (24 reviews)
“bento box” (11 reviews)
“dumplings” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

This little gem is located just near the entrance to the night markets on Abbott St. The interior is very casual and welcoming. We took two children, it's very family friendly with kids crockery and cutlery. It can be a bit challenging understanding exactly what...More

Thank tanyajane75
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Was actually heading to another Japanese restaurant when I passed this one, I saw that they made Katsu-Don and I was sold. Went in a friendly staff greeted us and we ordered. I also tried the home made gyoza (dumpling) and that was also delicious....More

1  Thank Matt P
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Everytime we visit cairns, it is a must that we drop by at our fave Japanese restaurant, for us it taste very authentic we love it! Very yummy!

Thank PM U
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Quality- excellent. Flavour-excellent. That about sums it up. Set like a little Japenese pub,this very nice resteraunt is in the centre of town is open only for lunch and dinner. It may be a little on the expensive side for most tastes but you get...More

Thank cairnsfood
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful relaxed atmosphere for dinner. The staff are out standing, the Japanese food is wonderful and of the hugest quality. Try the curry awesome.

Thank HueyGC
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Food was fantastic. Fast service and enjoyable. My fish Teryaki came with chips that I was unsure about but it was absolutely delicious. Will be back.

Thank David M
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I walked in off the street for dinner. Was seated at the bare and ordered a sushi/sashimi plate. Was large and delicious. This place is busy but relaxed. A good place to have a nice Japanese meal without too much formality. I would be happy...More

Thank FlyingEmu
Reviewed 9 July 2016

This was a great find in Cairns. Authentic Japanese food served in a restaurant on Abbott Street just back from the Esplanade. You really do feel as though you are in Japan with the Japanese staff and menu choices – and after the long string...More

Thank JaneBloggsTravel
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

It was great being able to dine outside, the warm tofu soup and inside out roll was outstanding. Service great and table service would have been awesome. Very clean and fresh food. Yummy!

Thank MIchellePowys
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I went there twice over 5 days during my last stay in Cairns. I thought the food was very tasty. I wouldn't say it was cheap, but I am happy to pay this price for what we got, both quality and size. I would say...More

Thank streetfoodlover2014
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can we buy sake with food
12 December 2016|
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Response from HueyGC | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure you can get sake here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 0271
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