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Palm Cove Tavern

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Veivers Road, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 1339
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  • Excellent19%
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  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Veivers Road, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Offers everything you need, but it’s a generic model found in several pubs owned by the same group. Pokies, TAB, Keno, bistro and bottleshop. Large courtyard area and food served later than most other eateries in the area. Daily meal deals available and live entertainment...More

Thank Jason R
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jason R, Thanks for taking the the time to review the Palm Cove Tavern. You are correct in saying we are managed by Spirit hotels and it’s pleasing that you see the same standards across our hotels. We like to think we standout with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an enjoyable afternoon here recently as we had drinks at a very good price in a relaxed atmosphere with some good live local entertainment.

Thank Baylovers
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Baylovers, Thanks for taking the time to review us. We have entertainment on most Friday nights. You missed out not trying the $14.95 fish and chips though:) We love to support our local talent and glad you enjoyed the well priced beverage. Thanks again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for lunch. A good cheaper alternative to the expensive waterfront establishments. Good service and cold beerMore

Thank jimmyboyqld
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi jimmyboyqld, Thanks for the great review it’s always nice to hear when we get it right. We try to give good value meals and cold beer and wine with a friendly smile so we are pleased with that you enjoyed our hospitality. We look...More

Reviewed January 8, 2018

Called in for a couple of (very reasonably priced) beers in the large beer patio. The menu looked very reasonable and appetising,only jet lag prevented us eating. The staff (& locals) were friendly and unpretentious, what you see is what you get here. Nice kids...More

Thank Paul N
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Hi Paul, Thanks for the lovely review. We are glad you found us value for money. Our playground and family orientated menu make us popular with families our family deals on Saturday are also a hit. Hopefully the next time your in town you get...More

Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

What a great vibe.. friendly staff, great food.. and reasonable drinks. Staff more than happy to help and have a great sense of humour

Thank 434tracyv
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Hi 434tracyv, We a super happy you enjoyed our vibe. Our staff are our biggest asset and I will pass your kind words on to both the chefs and our front of of house team. Thanks again for your kind words

Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable place for a cheeky beer or two. Friendly service and staff and decent value for money. The resort of Palm Cove is quite delightful and very well worth a visit. The beach is beautiful and the choice of cafes and restaurants is amazing.More

Thank Lukajoreb
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2017

Hi Lukajoreb, Thanks for the great review. We are glad you enjoyed your “cheeky” beers with us. We try to create a friendly and relaxing atmosphere which suits our little piece of paradise up here. We hope to see you back here in the not...More

Reviewed December 3, 2017

Stopped in for lunch and had 2 steak sandwiches - they were great. The beer was cold the air conditioning worked and the staff were friendly. We even had a win on the pokies. What more could you ask for. Will definitely return.More

Thank Gail L
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2017

Hi Gail L, Thank for taking the time to review us on tripadvisor. We are super happy you enjoyed “the best” steak sandwich and our cold beers. It’s always nice to hear that our staff are looking after our guests, I will pass this feedback...More

Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

If you have been out all day midweek and just want something to eat, this is the place to go. $12.99 for a perfectly nice 250 gram rump steak with a sauce plus chips and some salad incredible value. We didn't have an alcohol drink...More

Thank AndyP1998
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2017

Hi AndyP1998, It sounds like you really enjoyed your night at the Palm Cove Tavern. Thanks for the wonderful feedback. Our $12.95 trusted value meals Monday schnitzel, Tuesday 250g rump and Wednesday Fish all served with chips and salad are very popular. Make sure when...More

Reviewed October 31, 2017

We had a meal here and found it to be very good, the food was well cooked and reasonably priced. The servings were really good we didn't go home hungry. The staff were helpful and friendly, it can get a bit noisy as there is...More

Thank SalCacopardo
Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Hi SalCacopardo, Glad you enjoyed your experience at Palm Cove Tavern. Great that you found the meals value for money and the staff friendly. Yes we do have families enjoying the facilities including the kids playground close by but we agree this adds to our...More

Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

The Tavern showed the AFL grand final this year. We went after a friends wedding the staff were clearly busy. However they remained friendly the entire time and had fabulous customer service. The drinks were cheap and the food was too. Great location for a...More

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Peter M, Manager at Palm Cove Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2017

Hi TravelAddictLoz, Thanks for the lovely feedback. Sounds like you enjoyed your time at the Palm Cove Tavern. We are always popular during major sporting events with our big screen showing all the action:) As you mentioned we try to provide value for money for...More

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Julie H
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Marilyn T | Reviewed this property |
They didn't have this when we were there in March but apparently they are offering it now. Ring 4059 1339 for details and bookings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Veivers Road, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4059 1339
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