Once you climb the stairs you leave the noise of The Esplanade behind. Delightful staff and great food, would highly recommend.
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Ate for the first time on Sunday night. Food and service amazing and had they been the same on our 2nd visit on a Friday night they would have had 5 stars. Friday night food was still great but service was simply chaos. Staff extremely...More
Dear Vanessa Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to advice of your recent dining experience at Iyara by Sakare Thai Cuisine.It is only through feedback such as your that we are able to maintain and indeed ,where necessary,Improve upon the...More
Have eaten at this restaurant as a special occasion on every return to Cairns. Upstairs ,away from the throng , but facing on to the main esplanade on a beautiful open balcony. Tables are well spaced and food is wonderful. A real, all round experience!
This restaurant is a hidden gem. Having to walk upstairs can be a threshold barrier for restaurants, but at Iyara you won't be disappointed. You are overlooking the park and Trinity Bay on the Esplanade but away from the hustle bustle of the crowded street.....More
Have been to Iyara a few times now and every dish has been outstanding. Was disappointed the second time we went that the pork belly was no longer on the menu, however having a different pork dish instead we were very impressed that it was...More
Every time I come to Cairns I go to Iyara for the best Thai Food. It is so good, I always get the whole deep fried barramundi..... every time it is done to perfection. Everyone I take absolutely love it. It's up stairs so you...More
Tip - Book for a table overlooking the esplanade. Also, attend early to enjoy the daylight disappearing and darkness set in over the inlet.. Upstairs you will enjoy a great elevated view away from the hustle and bustle of the street atmosphere. Food and service...More