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Khin Khao

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21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8581
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
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Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Having travelled to Thailand before, and loving the food and flavours, we were so excited to try this. But it wasn't quite the fabulous food we remembered eating in Thailand, it was a bit less authentic, still tasty but not anywhere near what was expected. Disappointing.

Thank jcuzzy
Montreal, Canada
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for an early diner. Good experience. Friendly staff with a smile. Good food, fast service and large portions compared to what I'm used too.

Thank Rogerrlacasse67
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the noodles they use in the pad Thai because they hold the sauce and don't soak it up. The Penang curry was so flavoursome and a reasonable price. 2 thumbs up from me.

Thank Marpmaw
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good service and good food at a reasonable price. Fish cakes for starter were ok but I prefer them shallow fried and these appeared deep fried. We had chicken pad prik and chicken green curry which were both full of flavours with the right amount of heat. These main courses were exceptional. Service was very good, pleasant staff.

Thank retiredfoxy
Kamloops, Canada
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Came here for lunch and ordered the Panang chicken curry. It was superflavourful, though on the bit mild side. Very good value, me and my husband ate for under $20

Thank Vrashchik
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Read the other reviews, just not carefully enough. Nice presentation, just no taste. Requested hot spicing, received bland food that would be worthy of the worst overpriced dives on Khao San Road in BKK. Seafood medley was also a bit light on the seafood part. Are the owners that terrified of scorching some poor farang's taste buds? So it goes.

Thank philip b
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Since I've known here I come for dinner whenever I want thai food! Authentic food and great taste Always order pad thai, green curry And coconut prawns, curry puffs or spring rolls is my favorite entree

Thank Huijeong K
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I had a fantastic meal here. We tried the phad thai, thai rice and two specials. All meals were very tasty. The kids loved the rice. Water is served free, service is good. Would recommend the food to everyone.

Thank myer1980
Cairns, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Such amazing tasty Thai food for a great price and byo. Have been many times and always look forward to coming back.

Thank ZacBZac
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Outstanding.... Food quality, service and dinning experience. My daughter and I were served by fresh and happy staff. $30 for us and we took home some extra for later. I HIGHLY recommend this place. May was smiling all the time and remembered our order from our previous visit. Danielle was very professional as Maitre Dee. The owners should be proud...

Thank Noel G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8581
Authentic Thai restaurant located in the Cairns CBD. We specialise in bringing the flavours of Thailand to our customers.

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