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Vivo Bar and Grill

49 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 0944
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Ranked #3 of 47 Restaurants in Palm Cove
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: All day dining from 7.00am daily. Happy Hour and Tapas from 3-6pmBeachfront dining offering stunning views out to the Coral Sea,incorporating outdoor seating as well as verandah seating in a classic Queensland colonial building.Proudly serving Genovese coffee.
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tashalicious
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 NEW

Loved this restaurant. Great service, lovely atmosphere and amazing food! Their Spanner Crab linguini is to die for and their grilled prawns amazing.

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Cairns, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

We ate here twice in the last fortnight. Vivo continues to provide great food and service. As locals we have eaten here on many occasions and the combination of great location food and staff make it one of our favourites. On our last visit my steak was slightly overcooked which has never happened before. When our waitress asked how our... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

What a great place, the staff were fantastic & so accommodating.the staff were all happy at all times of the day, we went back a few times as its always opened & inviting. from morning coffee to afternoon cocktails, then menus change as do the staff throughout the day with ease. the food a well cooked, generous & well thought... More

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Cairns, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

We had dinner for seven and enjoyed the meal. I started with stuffed zucchini flowers that were okay but lacked a little flavour. For mains I had eye fillet steak with porcini, edamame and spinach. Really interesting combination and delicious. Steak was in the vicinity of $45 but I have paid more for steak and been disappointed but this was... More

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Cairns, Australia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

How pleasant!! Sea views and tropical sea breezes, great service, friendly staff on a balmy Palm Cove day at lunchtime...Vivo ticks all the boxes. A lunch time menu is available, the prices are reasonable (check photo of their Menu) and its hard not to just let time slip away while you are enjoying a delicious lunch and drinks on the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 NEW

Pleasant lunch on our last day. Service was quick and attentive. Good choices. Kewbite had seafood pasta with lots of delicious seafood not sure of inclusion of chorizo praps a bit overpowering. He had wagu burger well recieved. Drinks list was very good. We would return

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Fantastic service,setting and food and open all hours Vivo has a superb Set Price Dinner Menu which is excellent

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Auckland, New Zealand
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133 reviews 133 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Great setting on main street Great menu , with extensive wine list Food was best we encountered in 7 nights at Palm Cove , no wonder so busy at nights Service was excellent staff had a bit of character

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Credit to the staff and manager as this is a great experience Everyone working together like a well oiled machine Fantastic food and really good service , the best so far in Australia for us

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australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

we had the $39 2 course special with glass of wine, nice wine, great food, and a nice setting. Staff efficient, a little aloof but we had efficient and reasonable service. nice art exhibition in the indoor space supporting local artist.

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