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3 Best Australian Restaurants in Cairns, QLD

Expert recommended Top 3 Australian Restaurants in Cairns, QLD. All of our australian restaurants actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. Deadset the best!

SALT HOUSE

Marina Point, 6/2 Pierpoint Road, Cairns, QLD 4870 DIRECTIONS

Since 2008

Here’s The Deal:
Salt House is a chic seafront modern Australian restaurant located in Cairns. It offers a delicious menu with seafood & grill dishes and a lantern-lit bar. Salt House offers fresh, local and seasonal produce served up in its open plan kitchen on its custom-built Argentinian wood-fired grill creates a unique flavour and a dining experience you won't forget. From birthday parties and weddings to significant corporate events, their tropical open-plan venue will ensure your guests are wowed from start to finish. Salt House has seating up to 200 guests, including an ample outdoor feel dining space, inside seating with a view of their Argentinian wood-fired grill and several semi-private areas. Their unique menu includes the Oysters dishes, Natural Pacific oysters, Kilpatrick oysters, Diablo BBQ oysters, and Bloody Mary oyster shooter. Don't forget to try their signature cocktails.

SPECIALTY:
Pita Bread, Cow's Milk Burrata, Baked Sourdough, Chickpea Tempura Squash Blossoms, Cold Seafood Board, Kingfish Ceviche, Pizzoccheri Format Nido, Confit Salmon Tartare, Wild-Caught Barramundi, Tasmanian Ocean Trout, South Australian Mussels, Linguine a La Limone, Charcuterie Board, Local, Hotpot of King Prawns & Bacon Crumbs

Price: Oysters Starts from $5
Entrees Starts from $9
Mains Starts from $30
Grill Starts from $32
Toppers Starts from $13

... More Prices Oysters Starts from $5
Entrees Starts from $9
Mains Starts from $30
Grill Starts from $32
Toppers Starts from $13
Sides Starts from $4
Desserts Starts from $14

ABN 55 129 910 621

[email protected]

salthouse.com.au/restaurant

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Mon-Sun: 11:30am - Late
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NU NU RESTAURANT

1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove, Cairns, QLD 4879 DIRECTIONS

Since 2004

Here’s The Deal:
Nu Nu Restaurant is the ultimate beachfront restaurant. It provides refined Australian dishes, from breakfast to cocktails, in a lush beachfront setting. They deliver an impressive selection of award-winning Australian dishes in a great atmosphere. With spectacular views of the Coral Sea, framed by stunning palm trees, their beachfront restaurant is a fantastic location to enjoy a tasty meal and a chilled drink. Nu Nu Restaurant provides delicious menus along with their attentive and dedicated service. Nu Nu Restaurant has a first-rate wedding venue with breathtaking views. Their friendly team can cater for weddings, corporate functions, and all special occasions. Gift cards are available.

SPECIALTY:
Macadamia Dukkah, North Queensland Mud Crab Omelette, Smoked Ora King Salmon, Freshly Shucked Oyster, Cassava Hash Brown, Green Shakshuka, Ginger Fried Chicken Wings, Spiced Prawn Legs, Puffed Lemon Bread, Warmed Cariole Olives, BBQ Tiger Prawns, Chilli Salt Pork Ribs, Melaleuca Smoked Reef Fish, Spanner Crab Brioche Bun & House-Cured Barramundi

Price: Warmed Coriole Olives $14
Caramelised Duck Ham & Molasses Pineapple Stick $8
Sake Poached Octopus $26
Coconut & Turmeric Roast Quail 28chilli Salt Pork Ribs $26
Ginger Chicken Wings, $22

... More Prices Warmed Coriole Olives $14
Caramelised Duck Ham & Molasses Pineapple Stick $8
Sake Poached Octopus $26
Coconut & Turmeric Roast Quail 28chilli Salt Pork Ribs $26
Ginger Chicken Wings, $22
Braised Oyster Blade Beef $45
Sichuan Eggplant $16
Jicama & Pickled Fennel Salad $14

ABN 72 350 830 162

Reservations

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nunu.com.au/#menus

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Breakfast: Mon-Sun: 7am - 11:30am
Lunch: Mon-Sun: 11:30am - 4pm
Dinner: Mon-Sun: 5pm - Late
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OCHRE RESTAURANT

6 / 1 Marlin Parade, Cairns, QLD 4870 DIRECTIONS

Since 1994

Here’s The Deal:
Ochre Restaurant is one of the best restaurants located on the waterfront at Cairns Harbour Lights. Dining at Ochre Restaurant is like a virtual tour through the culinary delights of Australia. With local produce and their experience, they provide modern cuisine. Ochre Restaurant offers a range of exquisite dishes, Seafood, Game Meats, sustainable Australian regional produce for tourists and locals alike. Ochre Restaurant provides an adventurous menu served in a contemporary dining room. They provide quality catering service for conferences, corporate events, weddings and special occasions throughout North Queensland, Cairns, Port Douglas and Palm Cove. Ochre Restaurant also offers a kids menu.

SPECIALTY:
Spiced Calamari Skewers, Ochre House Salad, Chicken Breast, Ricotta Gnocchi, Coconut Prawns, Chicken San Choy Bow, Spring Rolls, Confit Duck Leg, Wallaby Fillet, Fettuccini with Lemon Myrtle, Grilled Focaccia, Wattle Seed Damper Loaf, Tempura Gulf Bugs on Lemongrass, Lamb Rump, Char Grilled Kangaroo Sirloin, Spring Rolls & Morganbury Pork Fillet

Price: Breads Starts from $10
Entrée Starts from $17
Main Course Starts from $34
Side Dishes Starts from $5
Dessert Starts from $16

... More Prices Breads Starts from $10
Entrée Starts from $17
Main Course Starts from $34
Side Dishes Starts from $5
Dessert Starts from $16
6 Course Degustation Menu $105

ABN 62 605 220 693

Reservations

[email protected]

ochrerestaurant.com.au/lu...

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Mon-Sat: 11:30am - 3pm | 5:30pm - 9.30pm
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