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Khin Khao

21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8581
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“thai food” (39 reviews)
“green curry” (10 reviews)
“chicken satay” (4 reviews)
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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

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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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Khan Khao was quick, easy & very pleasant. I took a table outside and enjoyed the settings & the ambience. The staff were attentive yet allowed me to work in peace. Note to self though - “medium” spiced Larb Gai was a bit more than...More

Thank ChristieP1986
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Khin khao is our go-to restaurant whenever our team is in Cairns. Sarah and her staff are excellent and go out of their way to help. Organizing the reservations and our food requests are made easy with Sarah and she even makes recommendations based on...More

Thank boomchuckawow
Reviewed 14 January 2018

The restaurant was recommended to us by a vegan Cairns resident. The owner of the restaurant is very friendly and helpful to explain the different dishes. They understand what vegan is and know that ingredients such as fish sauce are not vegan. Most of the...More

Thank Liezl T
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Frankly, despite the good reviews, I was a bit skeptical, given that my taste is quite demanding. But, what a revelation it was for the quality of food which we were served over the two meals which we had there. We had a Hokien Noodles...More

Thank travellerIndian
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The Tom Kai soup is excellent and the other meals where value for money been full of flavor and we'll prepared vegetables. Overall worth getting takeaway or eating in at nice restaurant. Want Thai in Cairns try this restaurant you won't be disappointed.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

My word. What a place. I had the Pad Thai and it might well be the holy grail. I spent quite a bit of time in Thailand earlier this year, and had some phenomenal food – and this place is up there in Thai food...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Ate here the other night, LOVED the pad thai. It was my boyfriend's first time having pad thai and I'm glad it was a good experience. The waitstaff were pretty good but when it came time to get the bill they walked past multiple times...More

Thank jgullickson
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Great value lunch menu with all your favorite Thai classics and good Thai for an Australian palate. Fast and friendly service.

Thank Isis B
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
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
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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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