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L'Unico Trattoria Seafood Restaurant

75 Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
07 4057 8855
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $35
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: L’Unico Trattoria started life as a small BYO in 1994. Set in an Idyllic location on the waterfront at Trinity Beach about 20km north of Cairns, the word soon spread, and L’Unico quickly became a regular dining spot for tourists and locals alike.In 1997, after three years at Trinity Beach we moved just 400 metres further along the beachfront to take advantage of even better ocean views and new, larger premises complete with wood-fired pizza oven and cocktail bar.
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English first
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

We visited here for meals and drinks several times. They serve a range of meals from pizzas to grilled barramundi (sensational). They cater well for gluten free eating, providing both gluten free pasta and pizza. The desserts were amazing! Try the mud cake or tiramisu! The view is great, as is the atmosphere. The service was great some visits and... More

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Adelaide
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Love, love, loved this place. Superb location and even better food! I had an entree serve of the marinara for lunch, while two others at the table had the prawn pasta, and another had the prawn pizza. All completely delicious! Had a few delicious cocktails which added to the experience. I was expecting this place to be lovely for its... More

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is a very busy restaurant and highly recommend that you book. Ate here twice while on holidays in Trinity Beach. Had mussels first time and wasn't disappointed, tried pizza next and it was just as good. Try and get table outside near the street as inside is very noisy. Staff are very friendly and service was prompt.

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Geelong
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We had lunch on a Wednesday and it was a lovely way to spend time in Trinity Beach. The menu had a great selection, we ended up trying the pizza and they were really tasty. It was busy but this didn’t prevent us receiving attentive, prompt service from the friendly staff. The location is good as we sat on the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

5 of us went for dinner on a Monday night. Very busy and young staff so a little slow. Everyone was very happy with our food. I did have to chase them up for our mains but they gave us a free drink and the mains came out straight after. The gnocchi was so delicious. A shame it was too... More

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Feilding, New Zealand
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59 reviews 59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We had a delicious earlier dinner at L'Unico. Had noted how busy this restaurant always was, so decided to give it a go and was not disappointed. Good menu selection. Lovely atmosphere. Attentive and professional staff. Highly recommended.

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Sydney
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65 reviews 65 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner on Saturday night and it was packed which made it pretty noisy. Food was good especially the garlic bread and Garlic Prawn pasta which were the standouts Prices reasonable compared to other options and the service was good

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We got seat right on balcony edge. Food was modern Italian also had a reasonably good selection of wine.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We loved listening to the waves while enjoying our dinner. Good fish specials - we loved the mussels. Our kids loved the pizza and the spaghetti bolognese.

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Cairns, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Food is priced well for the quality you get, and the restaurant is beautifully presented. I have been a couple of times with my mother she has enjoyed it greatly (usually a very fussy lady!). The staff are efficient and lovely. Outdoor seating on the balcony is the best.

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