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41 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 428 774 009
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (143 reviews)
“portobellos” (24 reviews)
“takeaway pizza” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited Portofino with my daughter when we were travelling from Cairns Airport to Port Douglas. We had a delicious vegetarian meal even though we aren’t vegetarians. It was a very good portion size and affordable. The staff were attentive and very friendly.

Thank Jdanielak
Reviewed yesterday

We ate at Portofino and found the Italian dishes (Tortellion and Lasagna) we ordered to be very good. The service was very good considering there was a wedding party there at the same time. We would recommend giving it a try.

Thank EJB3288
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After landing at Cairns, we made our way to our hotel in Palm Cove. Where should we go for our first night dinner? Lots of choices, but we chose Portofino. We remember Portofino from the movie Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, and while we don’t know whether...More

Thank BenOxley
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I were to a casual dinner at Portofino! It was fabulous! Food was terrific, I ate pasta verdi oh my god! Drinks so yummy, different with special glasses and dessert.. Hummm...I truly recommend this restaurant, excellent food and special serve (Thomas and...More

Thank arusa p
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is good & one I am sure most visitors will experience. We were staying at Alamanda & I met a couple in the pool who had been to Portofino on their first night & we were booked that night. They gave it the...More

Thank Simmy2016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Judging by the number of people returning to this restaurant for repeat meals we know we had made the right choice for our early evening meal. The cheese pot and platter to share with drinks. Excellent food, tasty and very reasonably priced. Ran out of...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was good. Pizza was good and satisfying but for me it is more about the pasta. I had the seafood pasta which I loved.

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have not ben to Portafino since the new outdoor deck and seating has been completed. Fantastic, the views and the atmosphere make this restaurant number 1 in Palm Cove. Mainly because of the food, service and drinks all go hand in hand and with the...More

Thank wayne364
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family had a great dinner at Portofino last night, best wood fired Pizzas, have dined here twice in the last week. We always come here when visiting Palm Cove each year. Exceptional service from Antonella. Kylie

Thank Kylie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for a romantic dinner. Very reasonably priced... had fried oysters, pizza and side salad with some drinks. The service is lovely. The day bed is so comfortable and a great place to see.l the whole world go by and listen to the waves.

Thank GingerHongKong
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Karen T
January 5, 2018|
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Response from Maria S | Reviewed this property |
I had the selection platter with 4 desserts. Delicious .
June 6, 2016|
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Response from Robert J | Reviewed this property |
Licensed but you can byo for a small cost
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $46
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 428 774 009
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A family friendly italian restaurant serving only the best local produce. Italian food with an innovative twist. Enjoy al fresco dining opposite beautiful Palm Cove beach. Dine in or takeaway. Fully licensed bar. Restaurant is available for functions and off site catering.
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