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Mai Sai Pak Chee

39 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 1591
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“laksa” (10 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
39 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very plain food nothing to admire for the expense.. we had to ask for extra spice for the bland Pattaya as nothing really added & chilli came out frozen..

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Should have read the reviews first! Slow service Very ordinary tasting food, not very traditional either in taste or presentation. Only plus are very large serves

Thank Pererr2c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not only very slow but the food is pretty ordinary too. They delivered each of us our meals separately and so slowly that the first person had finished well before the third and final member of our party had received their meal. It was appallingly...More

Thank sala5000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to try this place for dinner on our 3rd night. The place is small and is located on the main road. The server was quite attentive and helpful. But the food was so-so . We didn't finish our order, primarily because the servings...More

Thank JYao55
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The food is nothing short of yuck! Ordered vego pad thai and spring rolls. Spring rolls were totally flavourless and had some weird faux meat substance in them which had the most grotesque texture. Pad thai had no vegetables (despite being the vegetarian option) and...More

Thank KyEva
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We were on holidays and decided to check the place out. And I have never regretted going there! I had their seafood laksa, and it was super delicious! it wasn't too spicy, but i'm sure you can ask for extra chilli to be added. It...More

Thank Anastasia T
Reviewed 22 March 2017

As a Cairns local, I go in here quite often. I have yet to have one bad experience. The food is absolutely amazing, my favourite being spicy noodle soup, and the service is good too. The waitstaff are kind. A lot to choose from the...More

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I was here on a Monday night with two of my colleagues as we were walking back to our hotel and stumbled upon this cozy looking restaurant. We ordered 3 dishes and they were all flavoursome and cooked perfectly - my beef salad had succulent...More

Thank Jisun L
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went back to this restaurant 3 times on our 5 night stay. The food was freshly prepared and excellent quality. Service was excellent and it was very good value for money. Would definitely recommend this restaurant. Compliments to an excellent chef.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful dining experience! Friendly atmosphere, engaging staff and excellent food. The TGCC was delicious with exactly the right spice point, the Laksa was even better - flavoursome, extremely generous size and very creamy. Very well priced for what we got - two adults,...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 1591
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