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61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 0271
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (26 reviews)
“seaweed salad” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After staying in Cairns for quite a few nights and trying a lot of different restaurants the food here was by far the best and by far the cheapest. Absolutely huge portions of authentic tasty Japanese food. We ate here two nights in a row...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Quite a quirky looking Japanese cafe, the staff are extremely polite and very friendly. Me and my girlfriend had a life feast of 2 meals, the world's biggest bowl of chips, a side order and a few drinks and it was just under $70. Excellent...More

Thank Andy17898
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has been one of my favourite spots for over a decade. It’s just a tiny place that’s easy to miss but once I found it,I kept going back because of the authenticity and excellent food. Our family loves Matsuri because once you step through...More

Thank MissMapleLeaf
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My friend and myself we went first to Outback Jacks restaurant and it turned out to be a complete fiasco and we walked away and we both decided to opt for a Japanese dinner. The food was refined and tasty and everything was superb including...More

Thank cherveux
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

My partner and I shared the gyosa (dumplings) tempura vegetables, a California roll and tuna and white fish sushi. Everything was quite tasty and the tempura batter was light and not greasy.

Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Came back everytime when i visited cairns. Ordered number 10 on the menu with sashimi, tempura, fish etc. Love it. Will come back again when i visit cairns next time.

Thank markchanchan
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Our family visited this restaurant in August. We enjoy Japanese food so we were looking forward to this restaurant. The food was good, but was pricey. Unfortunately, it seems food is pricey in most places in Cairns.

Thank TalonCalif
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Had lunch here would highly recommend staff friendly service fast the meals were really nice with great flavours and I would definitely eat here again.

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Went here alone and had the sushi special, sake and seaweed salad. The sushi was so so. Very mediocre in taste. $45 all up and wished I went to Sushi Train. The service was great.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Quaint small premises. The food is nice without being amazing. Some portions are quite large (the sea food ramen) and others are a bit modest (chicken terriyaki). All in all in it was a nice dinner but we wouldn't rush back. The service staff were...More

Thank C_and_J_Lewis
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Response from HueyGC | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure you can get sake here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61-64 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 0271
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