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45 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
40 504 600
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Cairns, Australia
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The fajitas are excellent, and the chilli con carne delicious. Excellent friendly service. Great atmosphere.

Thank Meg564
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

We have been visiting Montezuma's for years and always squeeze a visit in when we are in town. We really love their food as it's fresh, good quantities and not too spicy for us. The service is always good and the manager is always friendly as well. We will visit here again I'm sure.

Thank Fendaz
Level Contributor
4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

We went here for what we thought would be a good old fashioned Mexican meal. What a disappointment. We thought Mexican food was supposed to be spicey. Well not in this restaurant. The food was warm and dry. We ordered sangria to drink, again disappointing. It looked and tasted as though it had come out of a carton and not... More 

Thank Becky P
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214 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here recently. Staff were great and had a casual atmosphere. Large number of items on the menu so something for everyone. Licensed - good margeritas.

Thank Damien G
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Been going here for years. Food is so yummy. Service is friendly & attentive. Highly recommend. Only suggestion is the venue is getting a bit old & tired and needs a good scrub clean & paint job

Thank Jane S
Kuranda, Australia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

This was a favourite for many years but not as good as it was in the old days. Went the other night and food was ok. but not what it used to be. There seems to be less meat in the Nachos and Enchiladas and way to much sloppy bean mix. The guacamole is just mashed avocado with no flavour... More 

Thank Lisalulu77
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

We go out for tea once a week and have been to Montezuma's a few times. We thought we would try some different restaurants but have decided the Montezuma's is the place to go. The meals are very reasonably priced. The service is excellent and the staff are always friendly and welcoming. MONTEZUMA'S YOU ROCK!!!!!!!

Thank Jo A
Cairns Region, Australia
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Have read some bad reviews of this place, decided to check it out for ourselves . First we ordered a Margarita, it looked great, but was so salty we could not drink it . Mains were not too bad. Dessert... I ordered the Platano De Pina . A hot banana encased in a cinnamon tortilla drizzled with Pineapple glaze and... More 

Thank didey02
Kuranda, Australia
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

This was my fav. restaurant and have eaten here for years first as a tourist visiting a few times a year and then as a local over the last few years and find it has gone from excellent to average over the last few years. Our waiter was lovely and could not fault her service. No water was brought to... More 

Thank ouzocoke
Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

a brillaint day out topped off by some quality Mexican food, great tasty and good size meals served fast and friendly in a buzzing atmosphere.

Thank louijover

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: 40 504 600

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?