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All 428 Cairns Restaurants

Villa Romana Trattoria

Cnr Esplanade & Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
07 4051 9000
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Ranked #132 of 428 Restaurants in Cairns
Price range: $31 - $53
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

Had both a dinner and breakfast at this restaurant. The food was superb, especially the breakfast. Very good value for money, great atmosphere. Definitely a place to visit when in Cairns. Only down side was the some of staff wasn't as friendly as they could have been in the morning. The young lady who served us was lovely however, she... More 

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Moranbah
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

If you eat before 6 you get 15% off everything, the food was amazing and the service was excellent. There was nothing I disliked about this restaurant, it was wonderful.

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Townsville, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

This is a restaurant we always visit when in Cairns. We had a few drinks late afternoon looking at the wonderful views. We ordered one of their seafood dishes, which was absolutely delicious, and was served with a slice of ciabatta bread to soak up the additional juices. Absolutely fantastic meal

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Ice cold glass of sauvignon blanc with exceptional food. along with the ambiance and terrific views of the ocean, makes for a great afternoon. The staff could do with a little more training in friendliness.

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Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner here during our stay, we went early and took advantage of the early bird saving. The food servings were huge, both kids pasta and pizza. The prices were really comparable to others in the area and the food was fresh and delicious and service was friendly and attentive. A lovely choice along the esplanade.

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Perth, Australia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

This place although in a nice spot on the esplanade is a little pricey for what you get. The food is not bad but the portions were small, the drinks were expensive. There were people smoking just outside of the railing separating the eating area from the street. It turned out that one of these people was staff at the... More 

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Melbourne
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We dined several times at this restaurant, breakfast, lunch and dinner and we were very impressed with the variety of choices on the menu and the really down to earth and friendly team. The food was fresh and tasty and the service quick and friendly. Highly recommend for all travellers.

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Kirribilli, Australia
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205 reviews 205 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

It was hot (as usual) on my first day in Cairns and I was looking for a light lunch featuring the perfect salad. I trawled the Esplanade with my 11 year old niece and we read and discarded until we got to the corner when I remembered a previous pleasant lunch at the Villa Romana. Again, I was not disappointed.............. More 

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Cairns, Australia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

In a corner setting on the Cairns Esplanade, this restaurant provides clients with not only a large and varied menu, great service and food but, also, a great location with sea views. An added bonus is the well-priced lunchtime meals.

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Southport, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Brilliant restaurant right on the front. Paying a bit for the location I think as it was on the pricier side, but not unaffordable. The wine was lovely and the lamb even lovlier. The staff were great too, very funny. Dry, just like I like my wine.

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Additional Information about Villa Romana Trattoria

Address: Cnr Esplanade & Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number: 07 4051 9000
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 53
Cuisine: Italian

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