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“Great food”

Bushfire Flame Grill
Ranked #32 of 596 Restaurants in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Brazilian, Barbecue
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Good for: Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: At Bushfire Flame Grill guests enjoy a Brazilian-inspired, Australian-style barbecue. Metre long skewers of succulent Australian beef, pork, lamb and chicken are seasoned, marinated and gently roasted on the churrasco grill. Waiters slice sizzling hot roasted meats from the skewers directly to your plate. The restaurant also offers an a la carte menu. Restaurant closes on most Australian public holidays.
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Great food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Great food, we had all you can eat. Staff were nice enough, occasionally needed to call them over to ask for more of some things.

Visited August 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“GREAT GREAT GREAT”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

Love the food service everything about it. Especially the flame grilled pineapple. No one here in Melbourne does this. Missed the flame grilled pork and chicken hearts though!

  • Visited August 2014
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Buderim, Australia
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Yum”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

We had a huge meal here and the service was amazing so quick, the food was so delicious it was a large estabilishment but not noisy it felt like you were in a small restaurant as there is plenty of room between the other tables, we also fitted in desert which was very different and tasty

Visited August 2014
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Perfect for meat lovers”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Can highly recommend this place to anyone in the area. All the meats were amazing and so succulent. All the food was tasty and all of the staff were very friendly and attentive.

We will be back if ever in cairns

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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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“Rich food, poor quality, very disappointed”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Food was very rich, marinaded in spices that tried to cover up very gamey and old meat. Made me feel sick in the end just being there. Once manager found out only received excuses. Was charged full price for a meal that just aweful. Will never go there again.

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Thank Aza M
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TropicalPacific, General Manager at Bushfire Flame Grill, responded to this review, 6 August 2014
Dear Aza

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your experience at the Bushfire Flame Grill. We are sorry that you did not have a good experience.

The Bushfire Flame Grill specialises in marinated skewers of meat, inspired by the Brazilian style of barbecue, that are grilled over an open flame. Our offering includes beef, pork and lamb. The Churrasco menu also includes spicy artisanal chorizo. The meat purchased for our Churrasco Menu and our A la carte steaks is of premium grade and our standards are governed by the Food Safety Programme.

Indeed, the marinades used in our meats enhance the high quality of the product and in no way "covers up" old meat as you have alleged. Since opening 6 years ago, we have hosted over 300,000 guests. Our turnover is such that our meats are quickly turned over. This means we do not have old meats as you suggest. This style of barbecue has been enjoyed by a large number of patrons dining at our restaurant.

Once again, we are sorry about your experience.
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