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Bel Paese

45 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 6165
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (69 reviews)
“veal” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
45 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening in bel paese. The pizza and salled was perfect, made of fresh and qualitative products. Lovely service and good atmosphire.

Thank talfuchs1991
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Food was excellent except the spaghetti bolognaise could have been a bit spicier eg a bit more garlic and maybe chilli. Bruschetta sticks were more like herb bread but dipping sauce was delicious. Cannelloni was very tasty and significantly filled. Servings were generous. Excellent service....More

Thank Wanderbugs
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Decides to visit after reviewing trip advisor. Unfortunately it was very empty, but the food was outstanding, the spinach and ricotta and garlic roasted potatoes to start where fantastic, then carbonara, and schnitzel for main courses where perfect. All the food tasted authentic Sicilian and...More

Thank Freddie B
Reviewed December 10, 2017

We ate here on our recent stay in Cairns. We had pizza, which was neither the best nor worst that I have ever had. The waitress was very friendly and welcoming. Prices were fair. At 6pm on a weeknight the place was almost vacant, which...More

1  Thank Steve13527
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

As I am glad that others have had a good experience at your establishment, mine was the opposite. I’m glad we didn’t pay full price (I had a coupon - I know, cheap) because the sauces to our pastas tasted like they were straight from...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

We had the pizza. Both really excellent - so tasty. The 10” would have been plenty big enough but because it was 2 for 1 we had the large. Leftovers for next day. Can get wine by the glass which is always a good option....More

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, well priced. One of the better restaurants in Cairns - loved it. Handy to centre of Cairns and short walk to Esplanade. Friendly service

Thank Nigel Y
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Went here for a friends birthday dinner, ran out of veal ,no cannelloni this was at 7.30! I ordered a lasagna,which was ok but my salad was a bunch of spinach leaves and that's it! I ask for some dressing. One of the waitresses had...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed September 25, 2017

My partner and I visited this restaurant on a busy Friday evening for dinner following recommendations from some close friends. We were not disappointed at all. A terrific evening was had all round.

Thank Stefan B
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We went with another couple for the 2 for 1 Monday night. They had Pasta, I had veal, which was oily & awful. Everyone tried a piece & agreed. When we paid the bill we were to,d that my husband & I were not entitled...More

Thank Virginia D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $22
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 6165
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