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68-72 Sheilds Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 0388
Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Townsville, Australia
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165 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Menu offers a large range of options, not only pizza & pasta. Prices were good & the wait time was less than 10 minutes. The food was delicious & staff were friendly.

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Thank Fiona C
Polmont, Scotland, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's fast food pasta and pizza and you order at counter. Very fast service and moderately priced and you get huge plate of pasta. Good place if you are in hurry and don't want fuss of proper restaurant but you stil get good food. Staff friendly and lot of tables so not hard to get seat.

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Thank Mandy B
Ballarat, Australia
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with family - while my order was first, it was the last to arrive....and was produced after enquiry - it was quite busy though. The complimentary bread was fresh, the 'roast' veg side/entree was overcooked albeit tasty, garlic bread nice (serves of 1 or 3 slices). I ordered the fettuccine putanesca which was hearty & tasty with... More 

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Thank Lew26
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Having highly rated the Townsville Fasta Pasta, when we found out La Porchetta in Cairns had closed we defaulted straight to Fasta Pasta. We weren't disappointed. Great feed, good price and excellent service. For a good honest feed, don't hesitate.

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Thank ChasMe
Paris, France
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Big mistake to choose this restaurant. tasteless pizza and risoto despite large portions. Restaurant room without any decoration.

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Thank dencodenco
Straubing, Germany
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

I seriously don't understand the good feedback here. The food tastes awful. The service is ok, but charging 20$ for this kind of low quality food is outrageous.

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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. Ordered CANNELLONI and PENNE PEPPINO. It was made and served to perfection. Special Thanks to Shane and Melanie. Will come here whenever we will visit Cairns. Gary  Sandy  n Ishani

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Thank Gary P
Perth, Australia
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103 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Ate there a couple of times during our stay in Cairns. A very popular and busy restaurant. Meals were decent size portions, freshly cooked, tasty and reasonably priced. Service was excellent

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Thank Trevor S
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great value with the portion offered ! cant finish the whole dish by myself. Tastes good and will definitely go again. Great thing is that you can add different ingredients into your dishes to make your own pasta / pizza !

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Thank Jef C
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived in Cairns at around 7pm and wanted to get a quick dinner. Well if you want a quick meal this is the place to go. Talk about fast food. My excuse for a lasagna arrived about two minuets after ordering, obviously just having been blasted in a microwave by someone pretending to be a chef in the kitchen. The... More 

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Thank deltoro1990

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68-72 Sheilds Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 0388

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