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LILO Restaurant + Bar + Pooldeck

$$ - $$$
50 Grafton Street | Level 3, Rydges Plaza, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4046 0300
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good26%
  • Average24%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
Apr 10, 2017
Sep 22, 2017
“Best Dinner in Cairns!”
Closes in 1 min
6:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
50 Grafton Street | Level 3, Rydges Plaza, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

Was here for a couple of nights and had the 2 course special one night. The steak was amazing and so was the entree of karaage chicken with kimchi - The kim chi was clearly home made and the best Ive had for a long...More

Thank Katie_AU_84
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Supervisor Jess was great and the boys behind the bar had great service but the girl was surly and rude - no name tags on anyone, getting a lift down to lobby you can easily select service elevator and get stuck! This should not be...More

Thank Kel8888
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Two of us went for food it was quite late in the evening but the meal we both wanted to order had all gone/sold out so had to choose another option which was ok just average..... to be honest I enjoyed the mango juice better,...More

Thank LJM262
Reviewed March 28, 2017

Well laid out with bar providing plenty of seating arrangements. Friendly staff and plenty of drinks to choose from.

Thank Hugh J
Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere in this places is fabulous upon the roof top with the doors open throughout so no matter where your sitting you feel like your outside. It's great. There was a fashion show for a ladies night, so the martini drinks were themed and...More

Thank DejaVK13
Reviewed January 13, 2017

From boutique Korean dishes to Caesar salad. Although the menu isn't extensive there is enough variety to please most palates. I would have liked to see a variety of salads to chose from, as there was only one, other than the caesar salad.

Thank wildbrumby58
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Met some work colleagues here for a Christmas party after not visiting the place for a few years. The re-design is gorgeous, the staff are friendly, and the drinks were reasonably priced. Overall, seems like a good function spot; I'm not sure it's really on...More

Thank humblepuck
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Do not expect gourmet, but you will get quality food for a reasonable price with helpful wait staff for dinner and breakfast. Breakfast was expensive.

1  Thank Corey557
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

As we were staying at the hotel the bar is located within we returned to the bar after dinner on the esplanade. They had good live music, plenty of comfortable seating and excellent cocktails for only $10 which included espresso martinis!

Thank Julia S
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Food very average. Service the same and on my visit not the quickest. Better to walk to nearby restaurants.

Thank Perry W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
6:30 AM - 9:30 AM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:30 AM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 AM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 9:30 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 9:30 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Grafton Street | Level 3, Rydges Plaza, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4046 0300
  • E-mail
Whether you are after a quiet afternoon cocktail, a romantic dinner for two or a dip in the afternoon sun, Lilo Restaurant, Bar + Pooldeck is the ideal oasis. Featuring a stunning rooftop pool with views over the surrounding city and ranges, multiple private terraces and the chic restaurant and bar, there is so much to love about this Cairns venue! The team at Lilo is led by the experienced Head Chef Brett Schneider, whom brings a wealth of knowledge and culinary flair to ensure your dining experience is a memorable one. Crafty cocktails and boutique beers are our specialty with service at the forefront of every Lilo experience.
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