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Rusty's Market

Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4040 2705
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fruit veg” (7 reviews)
“samosas” (5 reviews)
“mango” (11 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I missed our flight home so we went back into the city and killed some time at Rusty's. It's a good location and super good prices. I tried fruit I never had before and it was entertaining hearing the retailers shouting really...More

Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 1 week ago

good place to buy cheap food to take to my hotel to enjoy local food. i like some of the asian exotic fruits. some of the stall foods were really delicious. it was still hot when i ate it at the hotel.

Thank _tamaflavensen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rusty's markets usually opens Fri - Sun and have a great variety of stalls including a good selection of street food stalls if you are after lunch or a snack. In addition to the standard variety of fruit & vegies (much of which is not...More

Thank CairnsGirl25
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Bought a beautiful green chicken curry from shop close to esplanade end. Also had the best cherries and pineapple and a Lebanese spinach and feta triangle which was fantastic, went back and bought another

Thank DebB123123
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Rusty's Markets always provides a friendly and inviting atmosphere. Seasonal fruit is always below supermarket prices and knowing what you buy is supporting local/regional farmers is a bonus. Everything is always so fresh and delicious, there's a ton of stores >> massive amounts of variety...More

Thank Krystal L
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Thank You to the Clown that sells the Fresh Coconuts for people to drink and buy that totally ignored my Aunty and whilst we tried to buy one of your awesome coconuts that you didn’t even grow yourself. While talking to that young woman and...More

Thank Iteja89
Reviewed December 13, 2017

Iconic markets in Cairns that are part of its culture, if you havent been to Rustys, then you havent really seen Cairns. Love it my regular weekend fruit & veg shop and also lunch and relax and many gourmet foods as well as hard to...More

Thank Oliopa
Reviewed December 7, 2017

While our favorite treat discovered at the Rusty's was a Paw Paw Salad (which was just incredible), the meat pies are also tasty and the selection of fruits and vegetables is fantastic. This is a must do item on the list in Carins (Friday-Sunday)

Thank CKScubalife
Reviewed December 5, 2017

"Everyone" (everyone local) buys fruit & veg at Rusty's... Check out the tropical fruit: dragonfruit, custard apple, mango, papaw, etc. Avocados are cheaper here than in the shops. Plenty of Asian vegetables! You can also get beautifullly light pizza bases (medium or large; go the...More

Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

Always a good spot to visit and take people visiting Cairns. A great variety of local produce and beautiful tropical fruits.

Thank Nicjane15
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4040 2705
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