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Bobby's Restaurant

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5 Aplin Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Ravenshoe, Australia
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have found that Bobby's have moved to Grafton Street. That's OK, because their Pho is the best. So with Pho and Marinaded Beef and Noodle salad, and a bottle of wine we were happy. The meal was well priced, and PLENTY of it. Wine a little on the expensive side, but enjoyable. Totally recommend it for a meal.

Thank robandmirry
Cairns, Australia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch at new Bobby's in Grafton St and it was delicious ! The food and the homemade chilli pastes were very tasty, and plenty of it..The beer was nice and cold and the staff very friendly and helpful. Best lunch we've had for ages

Thank Des V
Smithfield, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staffed by cheerful servers and offering a range of simple, delicious Vietnamese dishes at reasonable prices, this place is a favourite of my partner and I.

Thank arankin125
Cairns, Australia
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

Had dinner at Bobbys with a group for a birthday party. Meals were in large proportions. It was hard to work out what the meals consisted of. Asked for vegetable dish with chicken and recommended a dish but when it came had very few vegetables. All other dishes were tasty.

Thank barbarad2882
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Very quick service and nice staff. I ordered a beef noodle soup (pho). It was good. Not the best and never beats mums cooking but hit the spot.

Thank Tinabobina86
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

I love this place! My Fellow broke friends and I were hunting for somewhere we could afford for breakfast (standard prices seeming to be around $15+) when we stumbled across this little gem! 😃 Like a shining light from above we saw the sign advertising: "Big Oz Breakfast + Drink for $10.90" We had our doubts but were not disappointed!... More 

Thank Joe Y
Ipoh, Malaysia
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

My friends and I dined here for dinner while we were on holiday in Cairns. They had a "dinner special" that night which was the pork chop with rice, so 2 of us ordered it. One of our friends ordered the chicken pho(a bowl of Vietnamese soup noodles with chicken) and I ordered an entree rice paper roll for sharing.... More 

Thank Wei Bing L
Cairns, Australia
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

I went for lunch and had Pho. The serving was very generous and it was well priced, compared to other items on the menu. I have a feeling the generous servings are across the board, as they're charging what you'd expect for 2 servings and I saw several people walk out with doggy bags. The service is friendly.

Thank RMJI
Cairns, Australia
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Bobby's is often talked about as a place to eat but I found that the staff, although keen to serve, just didnt give you time to meet, chat and look at the menu. I think we were asked 4 times in 5 minutes if we wanted to order and the place was not busy. The food was served hot and... More 

Thank Denise B
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

$6 fresh vietnamese pork ,chicken or beef rolls. They have these advertised out front to sit along street or takeaway, but not a problem to sit inside with a glass of wine. Would definitely be back next time in Cairns.

Thank Kim T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Chinese, Vietnamese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Aplin Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: 6140415937
Bobby's Vietnamese and Chinese Restaurant is a favorite here in Cairns. For the past 10 years Bobby's has been serving classic Chinese and Vietnamese meals to tourists and locals alike. With two great locations in Grafton Street, Bobby's B1 at 62 Grafton Street and Bobby's B2 located at 47 Grafton Street Cairns.

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