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Nautilus Restaurant

Tel: (07) 4099 5330

- Port Douglas most renowned restaurant
- A 'must do' experience
- Ideal for couples & groups
- Exquisite service
- Superior selection of wines 
- Multi Award winning
- Wedding and function packages
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On The Inlet Seafood Restaurant

Tel: (07) 4099 5255

- Award-winning Seafood Restaurant
- Offers the freshest local seafood
- Spectacular sunset views
- Enjoy chilled wine or icy cocktails
- Deck over the Dickson Inlet
- Home of George the Groper


2 Fish Restaurant

Tel: (07) 4099 6350

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- Nationally award winning seafood restaurant
- Freshest local seasonal produce
- Alfresco dining + air-conditioned cocktail bar
- Stylish venue in the heart of Port Douglas
- Couples group bookings weddings + events
- Open 12am-10pm bookings recommended



Hi Tide Cafe - Bar - Restaurant

Tel: (07) 4099 9100

- Overlooking the Beach
- Open breakfast, lunch, dinner
- Enjoy cocktails & sea views
- Nightly themed specials
- The Local's best kept secret



Silky Oaks Treehouse Restaurant

Tel: +61 7 4098 1666

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- Premier dining experience
- All wood polished floors & fittings
- Sensational rainforest & river views
- Menu showcases the freshest local produce and fine
  Australian wines

Julaymba Restaurant Daintree Eco Lodge

Tel: 07 4098 6100

- Relax at a table in a unique and exotic rainforest
  environment 35 minutes north of Port Douglas
- Very best of contemporary Australian cuisine prepared
  from fresh local and native ingredients
- ‘Happy Hour’ drink as the sun sets over the deck,
  everyday between 4.30pm- 6.30pm
- Accommodation
- Wellness Spa


Osteria Padella Italian Restaurant

Tel: 07 4099 5946

- Authentic Italian menu & style
- Fresh, seasonal dishes with flair
- Shared plates & Italian wine
- Beautiful waterfront location
- Daily Hand-made pastas & bread
- Family hour (discounted prices)
- Aperitivo Italiano (share plate +



Rattle & Hum Bar & Grill

Tel: (07) 4099 5641

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- Family friendly
- In the heart of Port Douglas
- Enjoy a wood-fired pizza or a hearty steak and salad
- Relaxed atmosphere
- Lunch, dinner or just a drink
- Open every day, 11.30am until late




Churrasco BBQ & BAR

Tel: (07) 4099 5433

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- Authentic Brazilian restaurant
- A 'must do' experience
- All you can eat deals
- Ideal for couples & groups
- Exquisite atmosphere



Paddy's Irish Bar & Restaurant

Tel: (07) 4099 5997

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- Welcome to you all
- Best tasting Guinness in North Queensland!
- Located on busy Macrossan Street
- Open for lunch, dinner or just drinks
- Live entertainment most nights
- Open every day, 11.00am until late
- Great atmosphere




Estilo Bar @ QT Resort Port Douglas

Tel: (07) 4099 8900


- OPEN 7 days
- DRESS CODE: smart causal
- Great cocktail specials
- Glamours surrounds
- Accommodation
- Bazaar Restaurant
- spaQ


Bazaar Restaurant @ QT Resort Port Douglas

Tel: (07) 4099 8900


- OPEN 7 days
- BREAKFAST 6.30am - 10.30am
- DINNER 6.00pm - 9.30pm
- BOOKINGS Recommended
- DRESS CODE Smart causal
- Accommodation
- Estilo Bar
- spaQ


Salsa Bar & Grill

Tel: 07 4099 4922


- Nationally Award Winning Restaurant
- Modern Australian Cuisine
- Cocktail & Wine Bar
- A la Carte dining with sea views
- Weddings & Events
- Professional Service
- Creative dishes with flair
- Serving locals & visitors for over 21 years

Breakfast with the Birds at Wildlife Habitat

Tel: (07) 4099 3235


- Famous Breakfast w/ the Birds
- Large assortment of tropical fruits
- Eat surrounded by tropical wildlife
- Located at entry to Port Douglas
- Voted #1 Zoo in North Queensland (TripAdvisor)
- 5 day entry and FREE Tours
- more...

from $34 pp child $17

Osprey's Restaurant - Thala Beach

Tel: (07) 4098 5700


- Osprey’s Restaurant is open 7 days a week
- Lunch and dinner at Osprey’s is a unique experience
- Enjoy dining with a panoramic vista
- A fresh seasonal menu emphasises local produce
- Friendly five star service and complimentary parking
- Accommodation
- Weddings
- Conference
- Spa 


The Court House Hotel

Tel: (07) 4099 5181


- The 'Courty' is one of the most iconic pubs in Australia
- Established in 1878
- A 'Must Do' in Port Douglas
- Offering all the classic pub favourites
- Perfect for lunch, dinner or drinks
- Live music Wednesday to Sunday



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Port Douglas Dining and Bars

Port Douglas Restaurants offer every dining experience, from scrumptious breakfasts served in the fry pan, to exquisite cakes and treats from an assortment of coffee houses & cafe's, never ending buffet lunches or modern, fresh, light contemporary selections from a collection of cafes, right through to exciting a la carte offerings at the popular Salsa Bar & Grill restaurants.

At the beach end of Macrossan St, the newly built Portico Shopping Centre houses two fabulous restaurants in Zinc Restaurant and the seafood restaurant Finz. each of this are a must when dining in Port Douglas.

The multiple award winning Salsa Bar & Grill is a must for those diners following the movie star and former politician taste buds, both of which have played host to former US President Bill Clinton and now US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Making quite the impression are the restaurnants on the water down at The Reef Marina which is just a magic setting for a few quite afternoon drinks.

If opting for a quiet night in, Port Douglas has a range of take away and home/hotel delivery options covering every taste including pizza, pasta, Chinese, Thai and the ever popular fish and chips. Splash out with your own personal chef or in house catering, from one of the many catering experts to prepare a tailored meal especially for you!

For the traveling family, Port Douglas dining offers a wide variety of family friendly menus and dining times. Enjoy a pre dinner drink at On The Inlet Seafood Restaurant whilst watching the ever popular feeding of resident giant, George the Groper, before enjoying fresh seafood fare on the deck overlooking Dixon Inlet. 

For those looking for something a little more relaxed, the waterfront has a range of family friendly options including the Port Douglas Combined Clubs now called the Tin Shed.

For those diners looking to dance off that delectable dessert, Port Douglas has a range of fun and funky night spots, pubs and bars to explore.  Enjoy live local music at the Court House and Central Hotels Port Douglas, before taking to the dance floor at the IronBar Salon & Bar after a spot of local cane toad racing in Port Douglas. For what else is on in Port Douglas other than pubs, bars and restaurants check What's On

Tucker Talk

Australia's First Cocoa and Sugar Cane Experience Opens!

With people becoming more aware of food to plate experiences Port Douglas can now boast Australia's First Cocoa and Sugar Cane Experience. By exploring Sweet Farm you will understand how cocoa and sugar cane have not only become the staple crops of the area but how. It also boasts its own unique outdoor viewing theatre and stunning views over the Whyanbeel Valley.

Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery

Shannonvale winery breaks records. With 13 wines they won 12 medals at the Perth Wine Show last year. Their Ginger wine won a Gold Medal (complements Thai and Chinese food). Another Gold winner was the Lychee Fortified (Port), which works wonderfully as a Port, as a base for Lychee cocktails or mixed with ice cream. The winery is only 10 minutes from Port Douglas where you can taste their range. Suppliers locally: Coles Shopping Centre, the bottle shop next to Paddys and Sizzling Meals Restaurant.


Off the Track

Off the Track is under new management. Not only are they continuing the gourmet staple of delicious burgers and fresh sandwiches, but have added their own speciality of homemade sauces and spring rolls. By buying in only fresh local produce from local suppliers, and revamping the interior to make Off the Track have a rocking new music theme... Off the Track is on track to being a winner.


New chefs,
New menus!


Rasa Restaurant and Lounge is now being led in-house by Niramaya management, to provide 5 star uniformity. New chef Daniel Breun will be serving up his own incredible cuisine. Whether it’s from the comfort of their villa or seated at the restaurant, the new modern Australasian menu ensures guests receive impeccable meals and service.


Pepper's Sublime Restaurant

Nathan Ackland joins Peppers Beach Clubs Sublime restaurant bringing along 22 years experience within the hospitality industry. Nathan has worked with Barry Vera from the TV show Feast, alongside Jacques Reymond at Gigis, and is former owner/ operator of the multi-award winning restaurant The Green Shed. Nathan's food ethos is all about flavour profiling, maximising flavours out of fresh local products. He enjoys traditional styles while utilising modern techniques.



Happy One Year

Brett's Outback Tasting Adventure

Well done to Brett's Outback Tasting Adventure Tours who have been accepted into the Infinity Holiday Programme. Infinity Holidays is Flight Centre Limiteds flagship wholesale brand and was recognised in 2014 as Australia's best wholesaler. Our tour is so unique they wanted us to come on-board said Brett, this means our Tasting tour can be booked globally. Brett developed the tour to satisfy the increasing interest in the source and production of food and peoples love of food tasting. Working alongside a diversity of local producers, Brett's Outback Tasting Adventure was recently featured on the Queensland Weekender programme. Not bad for just a year.

Moonshine Cafe

Happy 1st Birthday too Moonshine's Cafe, found nestled at the back of Anna's feast for the eyes clothing and accessories shop. This quaint, idyllic cafe set in a tropical courtyard is now one of only four establishments

Port Douglas Restaurants

Often compared with the some of the best lifestyle restaurants in the world, Port Douglas has an amazing selection to choose from. Please use the categories above to find the details of your restaurant of choice, or you may find them listed below.

Famous faces, prestigious State and National Awards coupled with professionalism, fun and a memorable experience are the features you will find peppered throughout the bars and restaurants of Port Douglas.

With a host of cuisine options, dining experiences, well stocked watering holes and outlooks ranging from magical water views to tropical sunsets and rainforest ballrooms, you will have to return to Port Douglas to experience them all!

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