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Montezuma's

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45 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
40 504 600
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Kuranda, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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 

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Thank Lisalulu77
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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!!!!!!!

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Thank Jo A
Cairns Region, Australia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 

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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 

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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.

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Thank louijover
Cairns, Australia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

My partner and I go here on a regular biases. We quite like the food and the survive is normally quite prompt. The food is not overly authentic but is nice all the same.

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Thank catherinekerr24
Sydney, Australia
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65 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Great Food, the owner Nick was lovely. The dips were good, and our main meals were delicious . We highly recommend this restaurant

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Kuranda, Australia
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

This used to be an awesome place to eat but has been going down hill for awhile. Check it out every 6 months but has no improved. The tacos used to be awesome but they changed sauces and now it is more like tomato paste and straight out the freezer. So your taco is never warm/hot because the sauce is... More 

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Thank ouzocoke
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53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner on a week day. Waited at the door for a few minutes. Only two tables were occupied in the restaurant that time. Nobody cared to guide us to a table or tell us to get seated. Poor chef had to look out the window from a distance and point us to a spare table. Ordered large... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

This restaurant chain has heavily decreased in NSW with only one Sydney location remaining. On a recent holiday to Cairns I revisited this restaurant and enjoyed the delicious flavours I remembered. Fun colourful décor, a comprehensive menu and friendly service.

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Thank Lisa J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
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?