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“Amazing food”
Review of Wawawa Izakaya

Wawawa Izakaya
Ranked #26 of 691 Restaurants in Cairns
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$3 - US$19
Cuisines: Asian
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We're a couple of food snobs from Melb who love Japanese. So imagine my delight when we stumbled across this place. Very unassuming decor, as most good Japanese places are. We had about 5 dishes between us, all were remarkable. What a hidden gem in a town of many options.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Allison P
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place, the food was yum, the service was good and the vibe was excellent. I’d definitely eat here again. Recommend the pork and fish cake fried rice - surprisingly really yum! Thanks team

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ypup
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Awesome food for really affordable price. We ordered set meal this was $29 for king sushi roll, salad, rice and miso. We were both so full and satisfied :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 161petraf
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Like my heading says 10/10!
The ambiance & music, the artwork on the walls, the collage on the toilet door even the toilet seat...all very groovy and inspiring.
From the second we walked in the door we felt welcomed. Our waitress was very helpful explaining dishes on the menu, and her recommendation of which sakè to have was just perfect!
Watching the 2 guys in the kitchen preparing the meals, the smells and sounds added to the awesome ambience.
The Rockstar wings OMG...that dish will be one reason we will happily drive 60km from home to dine there!
Chefs special scallops, 2 for $9.00 were worth every cent, the combination of flavors the plump scallops floated in was just devine.
The gyozas, the teriyaki chicken...hell, even the kimchi was 10/10!

Yes, we are dining there again tonite!

My only disappointment is...they don’t open for lunch!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank funstuffbylynda
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Reviewed 2 August 2018

We really enjoyed eating at this tiny restaurant and everything we had was excellent. Stuffed chicken wings, wagyu noodles and a wonderful poke bowl. We would love to go back to try out some more from the menu.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Karyn W
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