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Khin Khao

) #62 of 421 Restaurants in Cairns ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8581
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“thai food” (32 reviews)
“green curry” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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21 Aplin St | Shop 3, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviews (216)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came for dinner with our 4 children. Excellent service, meals came quickly, standard prices for eat in Thai. Best Thai food we've had for a long time. Especially loved the Massaman curry over coconut rice. Kids want to come back every night for the rest...More

Thank Andrae H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the Beef Massman each at $16.50 a plate. My husband ordered rice for an extra $3. When it came it looked more soup than Massman. As well as the beef there was a total of one small potato and a smidgen of onion...More

Thank danceswithroseoz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Thai food was soooo scrummy we had the left overs for breakfast ! The chef went out of his way to cook a vegetarian red curry and vegetables with cashews, my mouth is watering just thinking about it :)

Thank RobJules13
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We entered here as it has a very inviting atmosphere from the outside. We ordered a whole fish which was covered in a sauce that was far too sweet for us. The fish was too cooked to the point of not having much meat but...More

Thank Sofía S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Terrific! Came , eat and enjoy this lovely place . If you want a peaceful place with a great Thai food, this is the right place in Cairns to go !

Thank Mauricio S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came her for lunch, we had the Thai green curry and the chicken pad Thai, it was very delicious and reasonably priced for those on a lunch budget. The serving sizes were okay but, would not suit a big eater. Would...More

Thank tazzi67
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I visited Khin Khao with my Mom while visiting from California. I'm a Thai food lover and eat it a fair bit, and the food here was definitely on par with some of the better places I've eaten. The spring rolls, Pad Thai with prawns...More

Thank bfexploring
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with family who all loved the meal - particularly the mixed starters and rending curry. I was less keen on the beef massaman curry - found it a bit sweet and salty; however my husband enjoyed it. Overall good value and a reasonable meal....More

Thank Charminsal
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best Thai food in Cairns , it's definitely a must go , highly recommended. After many trips in Thailand surrounded by the indulging thai cuisine I can definitely rely on the trip to khin khao to satisfy my cravings for...More

1  Thank Dylan P
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Thai restaurant Khin Khao the food was well presented, the fish cake entree, the pad Thai and the curry were all delicious flavours and service was exceptional.

Thank Philip W
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Cherry C
do you have vegetarian friendly options, no eggs, no fish sauce, no oyster sauce, strictly vegetarian?
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
Special Occasion Dining, 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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