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Straits Cafe and Bar

121 Port Douglas Rd, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4087 2790
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Ranked #78 of 96 Restaurants in Port Douglas
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
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- Sep 19, 2014
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
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English first
Port Douglas, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Excellent service from lovely staff. The Nasi Goreng was worth going back for however the Laksa, which 2 people at our table ordered, was very, very disappointing.

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Dubbo, Australia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Great menu at affordable prices. We enjoyed a few meals at Straits and the menu catered for everyone in our group. Nice coffee!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

This is the in-house restaurant at Rendezvous Reef Resort and, given the number of options for dining in Port Douglas, we only ate there once during our week-long stay, but we had a very nice meal. Not sure that you'd make the trip to dine there if you weren't staying at the RRR, but if you are staying there, the... More

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Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We were using a Private Villa at the Resort & found a takeaway menu inside. We thought what a great Idea. We decided to order a potion of fries to take back to our villa & enjoy with our dinner. Upon receiving the large take away box I was impressed. Okay so it cost $8.50 but they gave a great... More

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Yeppoon, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Very very nice. great staff, great food, great setting, clean, enjoyable. Would definitely recommend.

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Wollongong, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

A good menu choice and lovely food and the service and staff where lovely, the outlook by the pool and lights very attractive

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Rockhampton, Queensland
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96 reviews 96 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

The dishes on the menu sound good but could be better. The lamb shank would be better if cooked longer - was quite fatty and sinewy and the risotto was glug. The service however was very good and staff are personable.

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Very sorry we dined here. Food was very average. Service just ok. Laksa was terrible - thick and gluggy. Fish in the 'fresh' fish n' chips dish looked like it came from a frozen fish packet and kids mal of chicken tenderloins looked like chicken nuggets. As you would expect it was a hot night in PD and fans were... More

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Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Breakfast needs updating and dinner needs more variety like spag bol for kids menu and pizzas for adults menu.

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Ballina, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

After a big day at the reef our family of five headed to the restaurant for an early dinner. On arrival we were surprised to see the number of other guests lounging by the pool, we were then told it was "Happy Hour". The happy hour drinks were very well priced and tasty. The meals also hit the spot. I... More

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