A complete guide to Cairns Restaurants

Northern Beaches Contemporary Restaurants

Northern Beaches

Covers restaurants in Machans Beach, Holloways Beach, Yorkeys Knob, Trinity Park, Trinity Beach, Smithfield, Clifton Beach and Palm Cove.

Blue Moon Grill

22-24 Trinity Beach Rd, Trinity Beach (Shop 6)
(07) 4057 8957
http://www.bluemoongrill.com.au

Blue Moon Grill is a 'twice' dual state finalist in the industries Restaurant and Caterers Association Awards (N.T, Qld). With, quite possibly the most relaxing atmosphere of any restaurant on the Northern Beaches, Blue Moon Grill offers a vast array of international and local produce melded to create some of the most exciting, fresh and tasty dishes you will ever try.

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Cafe De Lema

Shop 13, Palm Cove Shopping Village, Palm Cove
07 4055 3690
email/greattimes)(cafedelema.com

Famous for their tropical fruit daquiris, Cafe De Lema is a funky alfresco cafe overlooking the ocean in Palm Cove. Offering fun Fawlty Towers type of service and atmosphere, you won't leave the cafe without having at least one real Santa Claus belly laugh. Playing groovy cocktail tunes, this cafe's focus is on fun, with unstifling class. Very popular, bookings strongly advised for dinner.

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Castro's!

The Drift, Shop 8/47 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove QLD 4879, Australia, Palm Cove
(07) 4059 2600

Open 7 days. Ice creams, coffee, drinks, fresh juice and wireless internet.

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Courtyard By Marriott Great Barrier Reef Resort

Veivers Road (Cnr Williams Esplanade), Palm Cove
(07) 40553999

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Far Horizons Restaurant

1 Veivers Road, Palm Cove (Angsana Resort)
(07) 40553000
email/cairns)(angsana.com
http://www.angsana.com/gbr/facilities/dining.htm

A very classy restaurant located on absolute beachfront at Palm Cove. This restaurant has won awards for dining excellence. The restaurant sometimes sets up dining on the lawn among the palm trees beside the beach. The service is relaxed and friendly and the crowd is a mix of hotel guests from this and other nearby resorts. On Friday and Saturday nights a guitarist plays in the cocktail bar. A wonderful treat.

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Fifty Nine Restaurant and Bar

Paradise Palms Resort and Country Club, Paradise Palms Drive, Kewarra Beach QLD 4879, Australia, Kewarra Beach
(07) 4059 9910

Open from 8am daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Ocean and mountain views.

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L'Unico Trattoria Italiano

Cnr Vasey Esp & Trinity Beach Rd, Trinity Beach
(07) 4057 8855
email/enquiries)(lunico.net.au
http://www.lunico.net.au/

A stunning location on the Trinity Beach Esplanade, L'Unicois designed for diners to take advantage of their gorgeous surroundings... wide, open verandahs with large doors and windows. Playful and efficient staff marry a delicious array of interesting menu items. L'unico is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Nautilus Beach Cafe and Bar

Kewarra Beach Resort, Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Cairns Queensland 4879, Australia, Kewarra Beach
(07) 4057 6666
email/reservations)(kewarrabeachresort.com.au
http://www.kewarrabeachresort.com.au

Cocktails and barbecue on the beachfront. Opening special of a deluxe barbecue for $39/person on Friday nights from 6.30pm.

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Neptunes On The Cove

95 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
(07) 40553899

Located in the centre of Palm Cove in the building that looks like an Indian temple. Neptunes serves a contemporary array of dishes at reasonable prices.

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Nu Nu Restaurant

123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
(07) 4059 1880
email/info)(nunu.com.au
http://www.nunu.com.au/

A modern Asian-inspired Australian restaurant with a casual tropical flair.

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Paperbark Restaurant

80 Kewarra St, Kewarra Beach (Kewarra Beach Resort)
(07) 4057 6666
email/reservations)(kewarrabeachresort.com.au
http://www.kewarrabeachresort.com.au

Paperbark Restaurant provides a sublime culinary experience, with an internationally renowned kitchen brigade, and an ethical culinary philosophy that focuses very strongly on the fresh local produce of our region.

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Sea Salt Bar and Restaurant

Blue Lagoon Resort, 22-26 Trinity Beach Road, Trinity Beach QLD 4879, Australia, Trinity Beach
(07) 4057 6555

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Tamara's at the Beach

123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
(07) 4059 9200

Fitting in with the relaxed holiday attitude of Palm Cove this elegant and romantic restaurant is ideal for a celebratory dinner for two. As Outrigger Beach Club & Spa's signature restaurant, Tamara's at the Beach excels at its modern Australian cuisine choice.

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The Sebel Reef House

99 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove
(07) 40553633

The Sebel Reef House has been regarded as one of Cairns' finest restaurants for many years. It combines a fabulous location with impeccable service and fine food. Dining here is a wonderful treat and you won't be disappointed.

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Vivo Bar & Grill

49 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Australia, Palm Cove
(07) 4059 0944
email/info)(vivo.com.au

This highly acclaimed restaurant just added another award to its long list with the 2008 Restaurant and Catering Award for best Breakfast Restaurant.

Superb service, great quality food and an impressive cocktail and wine list. Enjoy all of this whilst relaxing on the balcony and looking through the palm trees to the beach.

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