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Cafe China Seafood Restaurant

Main Foyer, The Reef Hotel Casino, 35-41 Wharf St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 2828
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible18%
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Foyer, The Reef Hotel Casino, 35-41 Wharf St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

My expectations of casino restaurants isn't high so I was pleasantly surprised by Cafe China. They had a good dumpling selection across a range of tastes. The service was excellent and prompt and the food quality was very good. Great place to drop in for...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu choice was great, the food very tasty and good value for money, we ordered two starters and 2 mains and were unable to eat it all. Service was very prompt and friendly and we were well cared for, would recommend anyone to eat...More

Thank deborahbumble
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thus was an n esplanade, easy access, fast Dina Ng experience that could have been longer but suited me. It was nice for a short or long meal.

Thank Stanthorpe
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Needed a simple non complicated dinner! The dumplings and soup were terrific! The Wonton Soup and the Hot and Sour close to Authentic as you going to get! Nice staff - friendly attentive! Good feed - reasonably priced!

Thank The D
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I got a special fried rice and some sort of mixed platter (duck, and prok 2 ways) to share which were very delicious. I also got a pina colada, and they have some other nice looking cocktails on the menu. Food was...More

Thank Anon y
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Chosen by my guest, but really should not be for a rushed meal. We ordered a 3 plates to share and rice. It was good but nothing to pay double the price from the place up the road. 3 mains and steamed rice steam dim...More

Thank Waza0241
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My family took me here for a birthday dinner. The food was delicious, the wait staff friendly and attentive, and the meal reasonably priced for this (high) standard fare. 1. While virtually every item on the menu has English subtitles, there is a reason some...More

Thank Adamant_About_Travel
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Good food and great service. We received our meals very quickly ,Highly recommend to Chinese food lovers .The dumplings and pork both delicious++

Thank Cathy L
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My wife and I dined at Cafe China again today. Unfortunately, the experience was similar to previous visits - good food (albeit over-priced) and dreadful service. Some of the staff have a very poor grasp of English, requiring us to repeat our orders several times.The...More

Thank Brauman
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Great place inside the casino. Attentive service, good food, nice ambience. Open long hours too due to casino next door.

Thank Cookie0671
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Cheryl B
Do they have soft shell crab on their menu?
16 June 2016|
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Response from Smiffreview | Reviewed this property |
Hi I can't remember exactly but they did have a live tank to choose crab or lobster from. Hope it works out they have for you
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Foyer, The Reef Hotel Casino, 35-41 Wharf St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia (Formerly Cafe China)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 2828
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