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Khin Khao

21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8581
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (40 reviews)
“green curry” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy restaurant at lunch. Convenient location. Delicious Pad Thai and Green Coconut Curry. Fast and friendly service.

Thank WindowSeatWorld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Thai meal we have had in along time. Fresh. Tasty. Great friendly service. Entree coconut prawns are a must.

Thank 66blade
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything we ordered. Normally not a fan of peanut sauce but this one hit the spot. Especially loved number 29 (don’t remember the name but it came with a delicious garlic sauce).

Thank Marieke V
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Cozy and quiet Ambient, super friendly staff and the best food in Cairns so far!!! A lot vegetarian and Vegan options and you can also choose how spicy you want your food! Just Perfect and spicy spicy spicy :)

Thank Alexandragaaa
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Even though I could barely handle the spiciness of the mild green curry i ordered, the food was really enjoyable and there was a nice atmosphere in the restaurant. The staff were friendly and helpful (bringing over constant refilled bottles of water and rice to...More

Thank EmmaClaireB
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Until now I have never found a restaurant of such poor quality. And until now I have never concerned myself that the minimum score I can give is one "star". The restaurant is typical shopfront Thai, tables outside and kitschy decor inside. We were seated...More

1  Thank Taihara
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Fantastic service from the moment you walk in. Recently relocated here for work and was searching for my new fav spots in this humid but beautiful City...came across this restaurant from previous reviews and SO glad I found it. Now my regular for those Thai...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We pass by a corner where there were some trees with huge bats (common in Cairns) and we saw near this Thai place, KHIN KHAO, is lovelly place attended by very nice waitress and even some of the cook came out to see if we...More

Thank Joacoviajero
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Ate here for dinner with my work crew - shared dishes, they were all amazing. Prompt, friendly service and amazing food. So amazing, I went back the next day for lunch! Best seafood pad thai I have eaten since I visited Thailand! Highly recommend this...More

Thank Annie17Townsville
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Ordered pork stir fry with cashews and coconut chicken soup. Small servings. Tasty and fresh. Came quickly. Total price under $20. Would recommend. Will eat there again to try more of their menu.

Thank LRMcK
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Cherry C
28 September 2016|
Response from arunparanjpe | Reviewed this property |
Yes they certainly, we are strictly vegetarian, no eggs, no sea food and we had quite a few choices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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