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The Taj Indian Restaurant - CLOSED

61 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 2228
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
1 Apr 2014
“Average Indian Food”
16 Jul 2013
“Brilliant!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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61 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 April 2014

Service was very good, but the food did not deliver as anticipated. Samosas were a bit dry but tasty. I was disappointed in the curry. I was warned twice about the spice level and decided against the "hot". Ended up with a flavorless sauce with...More

Thank MplsMarc
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Had a fantastic authentic Indian here, up there with the best that I've had. The place isn't much to look at but the service and food more than makes up for it. Can't recommend enough

Thank de6s
Reviewed 1 July 2013

i like the currys and my missus as well :) service is good never had a problem there we go almost every week :) i tried a lot which is mostly all of the other place and i think is is veryvery good

1  Thank serge b
Reviewed 19 April 2013

We are so lucky in cairns to have two of the best Indian restaurants that we have been too, including India itself. the service is prompt and friendly. Once again the portions look small but in the end there is more than enough and very...More

2  Thank touringcairns
Reviewed 2 July 2012

Best curry a must try cheap and right on the waterfront! However doesnt open for lunch of before 5pm.

Thank cdavids3
Reviewed 25 June 2012

The food is good here, but the toilets are like from the third world very disgusting.

2  Thank Mr_Hazblaski
Reviewed 2 June 2012

We enjoyed our chicken briyani, naan, and samosas. The butter chicken had too much tomato sauce in it. The service wasn't great. Their lighting is very bad with ceiling fans dangling below lighting canisters which cast migraine-inducing flashes of light. We weren't the only ones...More

Thank et0607
Reviewed 30 May 2012

I have written about this place before and liked the curries but after a recent visit we won't be back. The service we received upon sitting down from the waitress was unfriendly, menus just placed on the table, no smile, hello or really any interest....More

1  Thank andyoz
Reviewed 23 April 2012

We are originally from the UK but have been in Oz for 12 years now and have always struggled to get creamy, tasty curries the same as we did in Notts.... Anyhow, whilst on hols in Cairns we decided we were going to risk a...More

Thank RoystaDoysta
Reviewed 22 February 2012

Just on the esplanade this is a nice Indian restaurant , my wife love it ! I'm not a big Indian food lover but any time I ve been there I enjoyed the food I really like the wine and spirits list but I don...More

Thank Marioneromano
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 2228
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