10 March, 2021
California meets North Queensland Taco Bell arrives in Cairns
The wait for thousands of eager Cairns residents is over, Taco Bell has come to town and the masses are rejoicing.
Eager customers queued early to ensure they were the first through the door to sample the Mexican fare.
Taco Bell’s Australian Marketing Manager Tamika Nelsen is excited to oversee the opening of their 20th and latest store in Australia.
“Taco Bell Cairns has been designed with Queensland’s lifestyle in mind.
“We have had an overwhelming response from locals, with a massive lineup out the door eagerly awaiting our opening.
The restaurant design features an indoor/outdoor dining the unique ‘California-meets-North-Queensland’ design features explosive colour pops, an original mural by an emerging local street artist, custom furniture, tech charging stations and free Wi-Fi for fans to stay and play.
Customers can expect all the delicious Mexican-inspired dishes such as tacos, burritos and nachos. There are also fan-favourites including the famous Crunchwrap Supreme, Boss Burrito and Cheesy Double Decker Taco. Complete the dining-in experience with a cold Corona and frozen margaritas.
Taco Bell currently has a network of 19 restaurants throughout Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.
Hundreds of locals turned up early on opening day to ensure they were the first local to experience Taco Bell. Cairns youngsters, Harry Judd and Jakeb Campbell were first in line ready to cut the purple ribbon to officially launch the new restaurant.
When asked if it was worth lining up for, “totally yes!”
The restaurant is located at DFO on Mulgrave Road opening Monday to Sunday from 1am – 11pm.