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Yanni's Greek Taverna

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1500
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“moussaka” (3 reviews)
“nice meal” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

Excellent Greek food and good service. Wonderful to sit outside, dine and drink. If you go at dusk, you can watch the bats flying out of the city trees off into the jungle.

Thank ahendren
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Food was delicious. Had the Greek meme menue. Fabulous. Strange we had to ask for pitta to go with dips...we were offered a thick freshly baked bread which whist lovely did not feel very Greek. However they obliged with the flatbread..perfect

Thank suemL8612CE
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Recently had a share platter with three friends. Great sample of Greek food. Good service. Not huge servings, but still enough to eat. Probably not the best Greek food I have eaten in Cairns - just my viewpoint, but that's not saying there was anything...More

Thank NthBeaches
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Great service, excellent food. I really enjoyed the experience and tasted some different food that I had not eaten before.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Best moussaka ever. The meat on stick was tender and delicious. The side salad was a pleasure to eat not an after thought. Service was excellent, we were also given a very nice treat by the gracious owner, a slice of orange cake, exquisitely delicious....More

Thank AhShenzi
Reviewed November 6, 2016

Thought we would take kid's on a cultural experience by going here. It had the elements , belly dancing , plate smashing, but found the cuisine pretty straight forward and expensive for what you got for E.G. I had 2 lamb Kebabs just lamb on...More

Thank filmwork1
Reviewed April 28, 2016

I think people have gotten the old Yannis that then was renamed Adelfia mixed up. Unfortunately both restaurants are now not in operation. There is no greek restaurant situated on Abbott street, its actually an Italian restaurant called Piccolos Trattoria. Yannis/Adelfia was situated on the...More

2  Thank Mighty_Mikky
Reviewed March 20, 2016

Good, but not spectacular, Greek food. Try the sardines and the chicken livers-particularly good. Not great atmosphere, but a pleasant night all round.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed March 14, 2016

Not sure how Greek the food is but was a lovely meal. Be prepared to pay the price for a restaurant that is not all that fancy.

Thank 298rosemarieh
Reviewed February 4, 2016

4 of us had dinner at Yanni's on a Saturday night so it was very busy. The service was still good and the food was also to a good standard. Maybe it's because I lived in Cyprus for about 5 years that I am a...More

Thank Amadeus M
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  • Address: 17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 1500
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