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Tin Shed

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7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5553
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Cairns, Australia
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

I have been coming to the tin shed for many years and always take visitors as the views are the best in Port Douglas. The new renovations are very nice. However, the lady seating and taking lunch orders was quite rude and very inflexible in meeting some of our party's dietary needs. We could only have what was on the... More 

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Thank Sue E
Orange, Australia
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

Had dinner here with my wife and the food was great, staff very friendly and the meals were large portions. The service was also equally good.

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Thank MarcoSue21
Sydney
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82 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I really enjoyed my meals here and wish I'd found it sooner. I had the chicken curry which was delicious. we shared the salt & pepper squid with noodles which would have been a terrific meal to have on its own. My friends had the fish and chips but nearly all of them left the fish. While it looked terrific... More 

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Thank Angelba
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Have been visiting this place for many years. Had not seen the new second story balcony - which was a good addition. Can't help but wonder why it wasn't bigger with a better view. Drinks good value and food very edible. Good place for kids and value

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Thank Garry D
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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123 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We always head to the Tin Shed for lunch when we first arrive in Port Douglas. You would struggle to find anywhere else where you get the views over the water at such an affordable price. The food is always good and the drinks very reasonable priced a great way to start your holiday.

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Thank Andrew G
Melbourne, Australia
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Difficult to sign in then ordering a meal and spending $40 you have too buy a tiny bread roll then when you get the roast pork it's as tuff as a leather boot. Staff friendly but doesn't help the wasted $. If you want to play the pokies you need a card to play as the machines don't except cash,... More 

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Thank Phil59740
Manly, Australia
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined here on recommendation from our hotel. The place has an amazing view but the food is pretty average and the staff were either too busy to be helpful or just rude. Sure, the room where kids can be locked away to play x-box will appeal to some but we preferred Hemmingways around the corner for great pub food... More 

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1 Thank Lisa C
melbourne
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511 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Port Douglas can be very expensive when you eat out, but this place has good quality food and a decent price. If you become a member you get 15% off and it only cost $5. Great value if you come here a few times.

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Thank Luke K
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great meals, friendly staff, great view, reasonable prices. Worth the visit. Best food in port Douglas

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Thank Kylie R
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My younger sister and I were welcomed by the lovely lady at the front counter, she explained what and where everything was, and cracked jokes as we signed in she was awesome! Although we were only there to play the pokies the atmosphere and views were all awesome as well.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $26
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5553
Description
Being a Club you do have to sign, but anyone can do it. This place is mentioned in lots of reviews and is a gem

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?