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Earlville Fish Bar

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Fast food, Australian, Seafood
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500 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4054 1645
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Good old fashioned fish and chips. Had the crumbed cod and chips, very succulent with good chips. Will return

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Thank Garry T
Cairns Region, Australia
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Have been coming here for years and never disappointed, Burgers are Big and so tasty, fish and chips have always been fresh and tasty as well, would recommend...

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Thank LocalAdvisor15
Cairns, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

It looks like a take away that you would find in a back water town. But by surprise this place put's out some of the best burgers ive had had for a while. However if your expecting great service forget it. It is just a grab and run Take away.

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Thank MatthewD4
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

We all got Sick even the next day we ordered Mackrell and so called chips we ate the fish and soon after we were all spewing in our toilet I rang them to explain about what happened and they didn't even apologise very poor and off fish and stale chips if you want fish and chips keep driving or enter... More 

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Thank Stephen C
Cairns, Australia
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46 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Owner needs to listen to requests.. I ordered a burger with extra, extra sauce and I expressed this several times! Also asked for crispy bacon, and lets just say there was maybe a tablespoon (being generous here!) if that on the burger and the teeny tiny amount of bacon was a far cry from crispy. The presentation of the burgers... More 

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Thank Mighty_Mikky
Cairns, Australia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015

We were once loyal customers - until the shop closed down and re-opened... not only has the food gone down hill, but the service isnt anywhere near as friendly anymore..

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Thank Darling D
Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

Fresh cut chips and excellent burgers make this a very popular chip shop for the locals. They are happy to alter the menu if there is something you would like that isn't on there.

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Thank karos1
Cairns, Australia
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

wow have'nt been to this shop for along time thought we would give it ago hoping the quality and service still the same as it used to be.... WRONG way overpriced for poor quailty food... we ordered a steak burger what a mistake a dried up tough piece of steak on bun slapped half together with horrible centre of the... More 

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Thank deb h
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Pulled in after a long drive with the kids who were starving only to wait five minutes to have my order taken. Might seem reasonable but four people working, one cooking, one on the phone....two others not sure but not serving me. Waited ten minutes for the chips which is reasonable only to get home, open the paper to find... More 

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Thank Craig D
Bundaberg, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

I am currently in Cairns and hubby wanted fish and chips for lunch. I have just eaten the most delightful grilled fish and chips in a long time. Well done very happy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, Australian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Mulgrave Rd, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4054 1645

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