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Bobby's Restaurant

5 Aplin Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 40518877
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“lemon chicken” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5 Aplin Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

It's hard to rate a cafe on just one meal- but if you like Vietnamese this place is worth a try. It's a small unassuming place. It has a huge gluten free range and everything is made fresh, so than accommodate requests. It has a...More

Thank al1079
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Went there for the first time the other day, and got a nice soup with Wontons, pork and Noodles. The soup was really nice and flavorsome, and they bring our little bean shoots to add as you like. We weren't waiting very long after ordering,...More

Thank Shian L
Reviewed 27 November 2017

They open from 7am till 9pm everyday. When I feel hungry, I always think about this restaurant at first. It's fun to choose from a big menu, they have Vietnamese, Chinese meal and nice smoothies as well. They also have alcohol license but BYO for...More

Thank Ted H
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Delicious, fresh and copious amounts! Highly recommend; go hungry! Prices were very fair! Staff were very courteous.

Thank 50maryann
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Bobby does a brilliant job, my friends and I are here at least once a fortnight. Incredible variety on the menu. Flame pork is to die for, and the fried rice is the best I've had in Cairns. The bread rolls are wonderfully crunchy and...More

Thank keslanj1
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We had an excellent salad with mint and coriander. Lemon chicken was beautiful and an enormous serve. Thoroughly reasonable bill and attentive service. It was a multicultural dining experience, I loved it.

Thank robbie61Bindoon
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We had the Vietnamese roll, with Pork. Great value at $7.90, full of meat and lovely fresh salads, enough for 2 to share.

Thank Katrina044
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this Vietnamese restaurant & boy were we glad. My son got the ban mi which was the perfect mix of flavours mouth feel & filling. We had beef rice noodle soup, liked the Ban mi with good crunch, sweet sour & umami...More

Thank Noak943
Reviewed 8 May 2017

first of all Bobby's has moved to Grafton St, in the Ocean Arcade. Food is fantastic, the Vietnamese Bread rolls are to die for. Well priced and the service is very good, better should say EXCELLENT

Thank Roland Z
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was booked entirely for a social club function as it had karaoke. Bobbys advertising says that it has authentic Vietnamese food. Having traveled extensively throughout SE Asia including Vietnam, the food served was the absolute worst I have ever eaten.

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Inga B
7 October 2017|
Response from Katrina044 | Reviewed this property |
I know they use to deliver, but I am unsure whether they still do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Aplin Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 40518877
Bobby's Vietnamese and Chinese Restaurant is a favorite here in Cairns. For the past 10 years Bobby's has been serving classic Chinese and Vietnamese meals to tourists and locals alike. With two great locations in Grafton Street, Bobby's B1 at 62 Grafton Street and Bobby's B2 located at 47 Grafton Street Cairns.
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