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Linga Longa International Restaurant

120 Collins Avenue | Cairns, Queensland, Edge Hill, Queensland 4870, Australia
0740322136
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Ranked #1 of 8 Restaurants in Edge Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $37
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean, Australian, International
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Great menu of international dishes with a focus on Fresh Ingredients for Australian, South African and Greek-Mediterranean foods. A restaurant experience the whole family will enjoy, for locals and tourists alike.
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW via mobile

My friend and I shared the beef carpaccio and bruchetta mafioso to start. Both were to die for. The mains were duck and prawn pasta which were equally as good.service was excellent and the owner was very welcoming. Will be back for sure.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

On a recent road trip to Cairns, an old friend recommende LL and we visited on a Tue evening. We had a great time and a great dinner. My wife, not an easy one to impress, is still talking about the Waygu steak and I had a lamb curry to die for. Great dessert, great coffee, great service, great time... More

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Cairns, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Loved it. Food excellent, service excellent, great ambience. Really enjoyed the night. Can recommend the lamb rack (which was an evening special) and the chocolate fondant! The trio of seafood was also delish.

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Palm Cove, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

First impressions were good, I liked the look of the place. A noisy little restaurant with staff moving tables around during the night to fit different groups in. Probably not the best place for a couples night out due to the noise and the amount of movements going on, however we did have a bit of a laugh with other... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Treated like family, went the extra yards to accomodate us with a special treat of mud crabs, bugs and prawns,food to die for, would go back in a heart beat. Mumma loved it!

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

In over 30 years of living and dining in Cairns I have seen the ebbs and flows. In more recent times I have seldom be anything other than disappointed by the fare presented by all but a very special few establishments in Cairns. Until now I had never found a restaurant that ticked every box and ticked it very well.... More

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ElieCairns, Owner at Linga Longa International Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Scott, I am glad you enjoyed your evening and thank you for taking the time to tell us about it. Thank you for noticing the little things we do that make us a bit different in the hope of make people's dining experience memorable, for the right reasons. We look forward to you coming back again. More

Cairns, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

GR8 Food; GR8 Sevice ; The Tapas Bar is excellent, but you must try the Duck a L'Orange; I challenge you to find better anywhere in the world!

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ElieCairns, Owner at Linga Longa International Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Billy G, Thank you for your comments, and particularly compliment about the duck! I will be sure to pass it on to our chefs who take great pride in their work and love to hear when they get compliments. More

Greensboro, NC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We just enjoyed our first meal at Linga Longa, and all I can say is Wow! Literally from the second we arrived, we were greeted like the most loyal customers of the restaurant. It only got better from there. The service was attentive without being obtrusive, and our waiter (we did not know he was the owner at the time)... More

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ElieCairns, Owner at Linga Longa International Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Patrick, Thank you for your review. Of course I remember your family and it was an absolute pleasure to serve you at my restaurant. I am glad you enjoyed the food and you would be welcome back any time! More

Edge Hill, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Once again Linga Longa have shown their commitment to maintaining their friendly and welcoming standard. From the time we walked in the door the staff were friendly and helpful. My wife and I have been coming for sometime now, and have found the restaurant staff happy to see us. As always Tatiana, the conductor of the Tapas side of the... More

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ElieCairns, Owner at Linga Longa International Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Dennis635, Thank you very much for your review. I will be sure to pass on your feedback to the staff member involved and I am glad you enjoy the Tapas we serve. More

Cairns
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

After using your toilet you very rudely yelled in front of a group of people that it was a private toilet and not for public use.......If so put a sign on the door. Your an idiot, do you not understand that I am a potential customer. You were so rude.....terribly sorry for using your toilet, it will never happen again... More

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ElieCairns, Owner at Linga Longa International Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Deb I, I hope you are well and congratulations on your upcoming 50th birthday. Please note that I don’t take your slander personally and I hope that we can put this incident behind us at some point in the future. The incident with the rest room seems to have caused your emotions to bubble over to the point that... More

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