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Spicy Bite

Shop 6 53 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 3700
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“curry” (29 reviews)
“naan” (20 reviews)
“butter chicken” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
Shop 6 53 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 369 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was served fast and at a fair price. The taste is worth everything. We will come back another time for sure.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank larsc524
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The portions, though generous, were lacking as they seemed to be more “curry” (gravy), then actual protein. Nice to see curries contained actual ground nuts as thickener in one curry 🍛... so Aussie “bastardisation” wasn’t in effect. Table water was topped up, though it was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TheRamseyMichel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I thought of treating myself to something Indian and went to the Spicy Bite to enjoy the food there. My order was Fish Madras curry and a Garlic Nan bread. The food took a while to be prepared and I noticed that the average waiting...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank zeyrek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We searched TripAdvisor looking for the best place for Indian food in Cairns and this place had good reviews. It did not disappoint. The Curry’s we had were amazing! We had the Chicken Pasanda, Pumpkin Masala and Allo Palak and garlic Naan. They were all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kelly L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were attracted to this Indian restaurant because there were so many Indian looking customers, so we figured the food would be authentic Indian. We were correct. The food was delicious, with so many options on the menu that we were spoiled for choice. Everything...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Harry H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late for an unplanned lunch but were made to feel welcome in this simple, very clean establishment. The medium-hot lamb roganjosh was excellent with tender meat and lots of taste. I chose the vegetarian Bombay aloo, with potato and mustard seeds, and loved...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Carlins123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t waste your time and money in this place. The food is average and service is pathetic. The waitress will not look at your table and is mostly busy browsing on the phone with a constipated look on her face. It’s the worst Indian restaurant...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 289harisha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was awesome food and great service. Friendly staff. It is real teast of indian food. We recommend it

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank vijay c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My lamb vindaloo was absolutely delicious. I asked for the hottest dish and it was incredible. I am very happy with food and the waiter and waitress were very attentive and well manner.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Navigator04070724056
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Indian restaurant in cairns coz of food, friendly staff and best location. Always have good experience there.😊

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Raj B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 6 53 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 3700
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