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Cape Tribulation Beach House Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Australian, Bar, Pub
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Cape Tribulation Beach House Resort, Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
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Caister-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

The food was surprisingly good in this restaurant for such an out of the way spot. Joel the chef is to be congratulated.He turns out a high standard daily and his scrambled eggs were the best ever. Good bar which serves shots and every beer you could want. Best avoided at lunchtimes as day coaches from Cairns drop over 100... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

a great meeting place to eat and wind down after another great day. the food was good pleanty of it . staff were good and friendly

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Thank rogerssix
Brisbane, Australia
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358 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

This was not quite what we expected to be honest. Seems like a backpackers bar and venue; loads of young people about and quite a limited. At menu That said we all four are nice lunches which were value for money and cooked quickly.

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Thank sharon3001
Perth, Australia
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109 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had lunch here on the day we arrived in Cape Tribulation. The resort feels a bit run down, but the bar/restaurant is locate close to the beach. Hubby had a burger and said it was good. The wedges were quite good too. It was an enjoyable meal but not the place to go to if you're looking for something... More 

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Thank BlissOnEarth
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

We visited this place about 12 months ago and the food was great, went back last week with friends visiting from overseas and when we had dinner the food was very average, but when we went fire breakfast the filtering morning after waiting for 30 minutes realised that there wasn't anyone in the kitchen cooking enquired Wirth the waitress as... More 

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Thank craigincairns
Sydney, Australia
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149 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

This is a nice spot, I think a YHA hostel with a very large canopy area for tour groups to eat. The food is reasonably priced and filling, good quality. While the facility has obviously been there a while, it is well maintained and has a friendly staff. There was no phone signal I think, and I don't know about... More 

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Thank Jacksob3
Brisbane, Australia
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

This place is marketed as a quiet relaxing place where the rainforest meets the reef, so the horrendously loud salsa music in the bistro should have been our cue to turn and go. But this place is quite literally the end of the (sealed) road. We had the worst calamari my partner has had in Australia. Clearly a packaged product... More 

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Thank Oldnslow46
Mitcham, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Located right at the beach with friendly staff and good service. Lovely relaxed atmosphere. We enjoyed excellent meals.

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Thank Godtner
Queensland, Australia
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137 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Took some visiting friends for a drive to Cape Tribulation and as far as the Bloomfield River. Stopped in for a late lunch in the way back. Pretty nice location for a back packer resort. Basic menu, $25 for mains. We all ordered the grilled Barramundi and some wedges. Huge fillet of fish with salad and chips, didn't really need... More 

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Thank Jane N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

I ate here a couple of times on my stay and the food and staff were top notch, i hope to be back some day!

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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
Cuisine
Australian, Bar, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Tribulation Beach House Resort, Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Daintree Region  >  Cape Tribulation

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