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Ala Turka

4/77 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 5331
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“lamb kofta” (14 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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4/77 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You must go as the food is good, the drinks reasonably priced and the service is excellent. A family owned business and it shows in their attitude to the holidaying customer. It was so good that we went back a second night. The restaurant is...More

Thank garlap
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food great choice of menu, lovely friendly efficient service.Great location and atmosphere.

Thank Collette G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the authentic Turkish food here and the service is excellent. Even though it's located on the 'tourist strip' on the Esplanade, we, as locals, feel it is our favoured choice for a relaxed; tasty supper. Every one of the staff is friendly and...More

Thank LynnieCanberra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great night out in Cairns with delicious food! The only Turkish restaurant in Cairns, we had a good chat with the owner about the lamb which was absolutely 1st class ( we are lamb producers ourselves and really appreciated tasting the beautiful end product!!)...More

Thank ZeenieB63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food absolutely delicious. Service is amazing. Venue centrally located in city great vibe. Highly recommended

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Ala Turka for dinner. The food was very nice with a great range to pick from. My friend was vegan and was still able to enjoy a nice meal. We had walked past this restaurant many times but had never had a meal...More

1  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and a friend & her daughter decided to try this place on a whim. Lucky for us that we decided on here as the food was just superb. I will admit when you go out for dinner with a 6yr 4yr 3yr &...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had wonderful experience, the waiter looked after us very friendly, the food was amazing and filling. Great value too.

Thank Adam O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quick service, phenomenal food and great ambience. First time trying Turkish and safe to say it will not be my last!

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are vegetarian - or just like eggplant, this is the place to eat in Cairns! I was only in Cairns briefly but had to go back the following night to eat this dish again. It really scores 11 out of 10. It's a...More

1  Thank Jim C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4/77 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 5331
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