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The Reef Casino

35-41 Wharf St., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4030 8888
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Dingy and reminiscent of a cheap slot machine arcade

Pretty underwhelming, but if a random layout and was more a glorified pokies than a casino. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
United Kingdom
Take plenty

Nice casino always packed especially saturday nights Great bands playing at the front bar it pays... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kenny b
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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35-41 Wharf St., Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4030 8888
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty underwhelming, but if a random layout and was more a glorified pokies than a casino. Very enclosed and cheap looking. Does the job if you want to waste money but didn't feel like a good time.

Thank GemmaHazel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice casino always packed especially saturday nights Great bands playing at the front bar it pays to join the club for nothing and get reef rewards also 10% disc on food and bevs

Thank kenny b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i love playing cards here they dont use shuffling machines all done by hand .. worth a look if yout black jack player

Thank lucas d
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The Casino is in the city, easy to come or leave... . Very busy. It is not just about gambling (you might get some money :-)- it is also about spending nice time, meeting people, enjoying dining in elegant restaurants or having a drink while...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Disappointed, the atmosphere was dull and lighting needs improvement as quite dark. Plus side, staff were polite and friendly. stayed less than 30 minutes. it needs a shot of adrenalin.

Thank NHitch
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had a great night with great music "Bee Gee's Tribute show", however, had trouble finding something to eat in the same bar where the music was playing, the Menu there was not a good one, (not enough choices) and $9.90 (members discount) for a standard...More

Thank Sharzy
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My sister and I have stayed at The Reef Casino last year and again this year. Last year was lovely and this year we have been given lots of upgrades. The staff are all extremely helpful and friendly which is what you would want when...More

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

A casino for locals, as staff are not interested in showing any service to visitors Poker machines are so tight on payouts, not even worth a try Setup and atmosphere are a joke. Poker only two nights a week and dealer had no idea about...More

Thank N0MADS
Reviewed 25 July 2017

nice foyer and bar, unfortunately if you like playing the pokies do not expect to win much , table games are fine if they are open , small bistro is ok for a quick bite nothing special. Over all not a pleasant experience would rather...More

Thank casinomelbourne
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We stayed here and thoroughly enjoyed the casino. No too much rush but a lot of variety of games, cards etc

Thank pranavinamdar
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