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Ihaw Ihaw - CLOSED

Shop 7 35 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 3559
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Feb 2014
“The best meal I've ever eaten”
27 Nov 2013
“Fantastic food and service with a smile”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Philippine, Asian, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly
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Shop 7 35 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 18 February 2014

I don't know how the Filipinos do it, but I haven't had a bad Filipino meal in my life. However, the escabeche I ate at Ihaw Ihaw is the best one by far; a generously sized fish heaped with pineapples and various other mouthwatering things....More

1  Thank watercurses
Reviewed 28 November 2013

I have been here four times and the experience was always excellent. The dinner was fantastic with true Filipino food better than most restaurants in the Philippines. Excellent and fast service was provided with a big smile by out waitress, Beth. Highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank johndborg
Reviewed 9 November 2013 via mobile

Delicious food on offer, great service and no wait! My favourite was the halo halo dessert!! Definitely can't go past the best Filipino restaurant in cairns!

1  Thank 1lovestotravel
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Great food especially for people like us craving for pinoy cuisine. Place is clean, spacious and staff are friendly. The location is great as its in the main CBD. Unlike in other Australian cities where Filipino restaurants are in suburbs. Price is not cheap but...More

1  Thank Aussietsinoy
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Had a great night trying Filipino cuisine. The host was very entertaining and the atmosphere was lovely and intimate. Our meals were fantastic. The restaurant itself did not have a rest room but one was available a short distance away. Also there is no licence...More

3  Thank jchamberlain82
Reviewed 7 July 2013

You have to be a Filipino to be this biased about Filipino food. Spent 3 nights in Cairns, dined at Barnacle Bills, Waterbay bar steakhouse and this one, Ihaw Ihaw BBQ grill. It was a really pleasant surprise to find a Filipino restaurant of all...More

3  Thank tony c
Reviewed 29 April 2013

After being here a week earlier on a business trip and not being able to eat at this little gem, I had to return. Following a recent trip to Manilla and Davao, I have acquired the taste of this great country and you will not...More

2  Thank Brisflip
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Ihaw ihaw, a real Filipino restaurant in downtown Cairns, on the lower end of Lake Street, has been attracting notice recently. On Saturday evening the small restaurant was full with people spilling out on to the street tables even though the weather was hot. There...More

2  Thank Prof_ST
Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

If you are in Cairns and crave Filipino food (especially BBQ and grilled items) this is a great place. Excellent food at good prices. all items on the menu are very good and super tasty. Sadly only open for the evenings on Thursday to Saturday.

Thank JEAN MARC M
Reviewed 10 January 2013

As a Filipino, my family and I were very pleasantly surprised to find this place in Cairns (we're from Melbourne!) and see that a lot of westerners come here to enjoy the food! Service was a little slow...it's a family business so there were only...More

1  Thank JoyFMelbourne
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 7 35 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 3559
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