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The Beach Shack Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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A local favourite, "The Shack" introduces you to a truly tropical Port Douglas dining experience with a wonderful mix of funky ambiance and laid back Queensland style. An eclectic mix of sandy floor, colourful lanterns, and a chill out bar with comfy couches, "The Shack" offers a delicious restaurant menu or more relaxed pizza bar menu. Come in for a beer and a pizza or a bubbles and tapas - it's what the locals do! Bookings for the restaurant are absolutely essential to guarantee a table!
$5 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, Australian
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you tire of fine dining in the hotel restaurants, and tire of their prices, this becomes a very attractive option. Yes the menu is simple - we all opted for pizza. But the food is good, the staff are lovely, and the shack is...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Nickwanderlust76
Reviewed 1 week ago

Somebody here cares about good food. Short menu, well executed. Going in our Port Douglas food guide as a top recommendation. For families or a nice meal for couples, this is good. Without having to trek into Macrossan St.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank lost66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was visiting Port Douglas on business and had drinks and dinner on 3 occasions ...the menu is varied and reasonably priced .The outstanding thing was the service refreshingly prompt and friendly...especially David Cheers &Thanks.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dkvvgb
Reviewed March 13, 2019

Pizza was very nice service was very good . Delivery to Resort was very quick and staff were very nice on the phone and helpful

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Panorama42
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

This place is hyped up in terms of its pizza, and whilst I can’t say it was bad, it certainly wasn’t great. In fact, I think a lot of the ratings are based on the fact that this place is accessible to those that are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank CrackersCritique
Reviewed February 15, 2019

Last night was the second time we attempted to go to The Beach Shack. It said it was open on the website, but as we had turned up to it being closed int he past we thought we would phone and check and make a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Kd68Cairns_Australia
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

The Beach Shack was just what we imagined it to be sandy floors and great food.. the relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff made a fantastic mix for a pleasant meal.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 101rosannap
Reviewed February 7, 2019

As Port Douglas locals, we’ve visited this restaurant many times over the years, and always enjoyed our meals there. So when we were invited to join other family members at a celebratory Dinner for our nephew’s 21st Birthday we were looking forward to a lovely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
5  Thank Victoria C
Reviewed February 1, 2019 via mobile

Went on our first night in Port Douglas, despite the rain coming down were still able to enjoy the outdoor seating ( covered area). Food nice and later found out reasonably priced for area. At first thought it was expensive. Didn’t go back as wanted...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BronwynE065
Reviewed January 25, 2019

This restaurant came highly recommended to us, and the website promised a lot of what we look for in a resort restaurant so we were keen to visit when we were in the area for a few days. What an anti-climax. Booked our table for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Northernfolk1990
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That is a crazy amount! I would've called them and asked for a refund.
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