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Apex Milk Bar

$Fast food, ,
24 Hoare St | Manunda, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 1749
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (150 reviews)
“onion rings” (10 reviews)
10:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Fast food, Diner, Australian, Street Food, Vegan Options
24 Hoare St | Manunda, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Apex King, Aussie (no pineapple, with jalapenos) and two dogs for the kids, fries and onion bombs - we scarfed it all done in no time, thoroughly enjoying every bite! Service was friendly and welcoming, food came out quickly and loved the...More

Thank Smokey and P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here based on the good reviews, and it was a tasty burger. However, I had the truffle burger and it was nothing particularly special. Overall, it’s nice, but probably best not to believe all the hype.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Felt like a burger after shopping so I grabbed a basic burger and it was tasty good. I'd would try again.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

With all the hype, I expected a lot more from this place. Nothing on the menu got me overly excited. When the burgers did arrive, I was disappointed in the size of the bun, meat was nice, however, in general all burgers were missing that...More

1  Thank fnqfamily
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Not to bad at all , was expecting more though , meat patty was a bit bland but the sauce made up for it , will definitely go back to try again

Thank travel2balive
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

While up for business we went for lunch. It was a great spot for a bite to eat. Friendly and quick service. The food was of good standard. I would recommend it for lunch for those who want an affordable meal

Thank David H
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

My partner and I came here for a late lunch, and saw that this place had pretty good reviews so we were keen to try it. I had the lentil burger and my partner had the Apex Bars version of a double cheeseburger and both...More

Thank Hello-kellly
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

If you happen to be in Cairns this place is worth the stop. Great burgers, hot dogs and great options. Only thing that stopped it being 5 stars was the shakes ,good size ,great consistency but the flavours tasted a bit interesting. Pop in its...More

Thank heath2489
Ricci W, Owner at Apex Milk Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Hi Heath Thanks for the review & i will be sure to take a look at our shakes. Cheers Ricci

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Went here on wing Wednesday with my family and it was amazing. We got one kilo of each type of wing. If I could get an IV drip of the chipotle ranch I would. The Korean sweet chili was a fave, and if I lived...More

Thank mtettemer10
Ricci W, Owner at Apex Milk Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thanks for the awesome review!! Cheers Ricci

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Delicious burgers and a huge range to choose from. Cheap lunch specials so you get more bang for your buck! Excellent customer service - these guys are great!

Thank Tiffany H
Ricci W, Owner at Apex Milk Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2018

Thanks for the awesome review!! Cheers Ricci

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 16
Fast food, Diner, Australian, Street Food, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Hoare St | Manunda, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 1749
Apex Milk Bar formerly Apex Fish n Snack Bar has been operating since 1979 in the same location. After a revival in October 2014, under new management, this long serving Cairns Diner has risen from the ashes to serve 100% Tablelands Beef Burgers, Local Fish & Chips, Amazing Hot Dogs, The Freshest Salads, The Deadliest Milk Shakes,The Espressoiest Espresso Coffee!!! If you're not sure how to get here we've provided some simple tips to help you out; catch a bus, walk, ride your bike, skate, blade or board... However you do it, just get here! The locals say we serve the best burgers in Cairns... We agree.
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