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Taste Of China Restaurant

36 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 3668
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible24%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (8 reviews)
“peking duck” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
36 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a local of Cairns and Chinese being my favourite cuisine I have fined many times at Cafe China and Dragon Boat but today we went to Taste of China and we will definitely pick this restaurant first from now on! The lady owner and...More

Thank Natalie H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Delicious food albeit slightly pricey, however the quality of the food outweighs the price. Ordered 2 entrees and 6 mains. All were fresh and delicious. Coral Trout was spot on, possibly the most delicious style of cooking Coral Trout i've ever tried. Would recommend to...More

1  Thank Yoda319
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner ,the waited 45 minutes for entree and it wasn't even busy.I had crispy beef,which was so sweet,and vegetarian fried rice which tasted burnt .

Thank Beckybuns
Reviewed 21 April 2017

When visiting Cairns, we always stop in & have either lunch or dinner. Gerry & Cathy plus stuff are always good to us & are always attentive. The food is always as we expect & I truly cannot say that we have ever been disappointed....More

1  Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We ordered a braised beef brisket and a stirred fried tung choi with preserved bean curd. The beef dish was great quality. Good size, and great flavour. Beef and the turnip were soft but texture was intact. Sauce was plentiful but not watery. The tung...More

Thank frankandfearless
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Food was very good, traditional Chinese fare. Fresh and tasty. Service was OK, and a little pricey. I think that is indicative of Cairns full stop though.

Thank Nikkis1962
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered salmon and it's good. The unfortunate thing is that they provide terrible customer service. Cairns is supposed to be a beautiful and multicutural city. Any person regardless of race should be treated equally. We were Asian not Chinese and seated next to Caucasian...More

1  Thank Lei N
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Disappointed. One should not leave the restaurant feeling hungry after ordering the 'banquet'. Had to request one of the meals after they seemed to forget all about it. Stingie.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This place is worth going to for a healthy, solid & simple meal on a regular basis or for a special array of food for a special occasion. I really enjoyed the food my two colleagues and I ordered. See photo of the Ma Po...More

Thank FlossyWorld
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and service. They have a new chef from Shanghai via Sydney, and is a seafood specialist. We had Peking duck, steamed Garlic oysters, ginger coral trout, and prawn dumplings - all were excellent. I am of Chinese descent, so am pretty fussy about...More

Thank rustyreenie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 3668
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