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Yanni's Greek Taverna

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
(07) 4041 1500
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Lovely traditional Greek restaurant - superb food wine and service. We had a table open to the air on the balcony and although it was hot the evening breeze was so much better than air conditioning.

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Kangaroo Valley, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal at this Taverna. Just like in Greece, good atmosphere, nice view, great food and good service.

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Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had dinner here one evening and the food was fabulous. The service was also very personal and the wait staff were very friendly and attentive.

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Sydney, Australia
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359 reviews 359 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
258 helpful votes 258 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Yanni's enjoys a prime spot in the Cairns CBD. Even better it is centred around an atmospheric whitewashed courtyard so you have the choice of al fresco or air-conditioned dining from early brunch to late, plate-smashing dinner. As should be expected, the emphasis is on seafood dishes, but Moussaka, other pasta dishes, meat and chicken souvlakis and gyros also feature.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012 via mobile

We had a late night dinner party of 14 who arrived at about 9pm and the kitchen was more than happy to accommodate us where others didn't. The food was very good and plentiful - we had the set menu. The owner kept us very entertained including having the majority of the restaurant up doing the zorba. Traditional Greek dance... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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60 reviews 60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2011

There is a better Greek place in town, but this place had terrible service and lame Greek dishes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2009

The restaurant is fantastic! Owned by greek brothers..there's live music, plate smashing on friday & saturday nights! Must try the Greek Feast!! So good i will go back to cairns just for dinner at this restaurant!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2007

This is now called Adelphia and is hands down the best Greek Restauarant in Cairns and Port Douglas- great food, always good, service is great and price is good for what you get, One of our faves!

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Additional Information about Yanni's Greek Taverna

Address: 17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number: (07) 4041 1500
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
Cuisine: Greek

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