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Yanni's Greek Taverna

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1500
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“moussaka” (3 reviews)
“nice meal” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 26 June 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 21 April 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 28 January 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 17 November 2016

For me being a Vegetarian it was very good....maybe be sure to book ahead and go on a week night if you don't like a lot of noise. Great feeling of a Greek Taverna and better then any other Greek Restaurant I have been to...More

Thank Chadnik
Reviewed 7 November 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 28 April 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 21 March 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 15 March 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 5 February 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
Reviewed 23 November 2015

A delicious meal, fantastic service and a relaxed ambience with a lovely view. Thoroughly enjoyed my experience and will definitely return when next in Cairns.

Thank VictoriaH41
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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
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Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • 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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