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Paperbark Restaurant

$$ - $$$, European,
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4058 4000
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
6:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Australian, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice location for lunch. Food was good. The crab salad was a bit heavily dressed, but the other meals were nice.

Thank Aussietravelgirls
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here most nights during our stay and we were not disappointed ! Barramundi is highly recommended. Exceptional staff who go out of their way to ensure you are looked after during your dining experience.

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, beatiful location, limited dinner menu (not to my taste) and a little pricey for the quality. Beautiful tropical buffet breakfast (the best pineapple i have ever tasted!). Hotbreakfast buffet optional at an extra charge. Missing bakedbeans.

Thank Renee W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to drive out there for dinner last night, which is a 20 minute drive from the city. We are locals and hadn't tried the restaurant before. The service was pretty good and drinks good but it ended there. The atmosphere was a bit...More

Thank Zoe C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Kewarra Beach Resort for 4 nights. Due to Cairns being about a 20 minute drive away we decided to eat our meals at Paperback. We enjoyed the delicious meals that we ate at Paperback. I had the Barramundi for dinner one night...More

Thank Tammie K
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We were staying at the resort and thought we would try this for one of the nights. It was OK. It's expensive for what it is. It's a bit over stylised, but perfectly acceptable Cairns resort food. We had seafood and it was quite good....More

Thank anecessaryevil
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious meals. Amazing atmosphere in the middle of rain forest on the beach. Buffet breakfast was great. Good variety.

Thank julzie59
Reviewed 6 September 2017

My wife and I enjoyed the 3 dinners we had there. The meals are well presented. Staff are friendly and helpfull.

Thank Crocodilefan
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We went here for our Anniversary Dinner. We ordered steaks which were at extremely rare ( we ordered medium rare) however when we pointed this out our waiter happily returned them to the kitchen bringing back perfectly cooked steaks. Great attitude and friendly service in...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is part of the kewarra beach resort which made us a little bit doubt whether it would be any good ? Well, the food served was actually really good and tasteful, staff very friendly and caring and also setting is amazingly good close...More

Thank Wim S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 30
Australian, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Kewarra Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4058 4000
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Open air restaurant, overlooking ancient rain-forest on the shores of the great barrier reef. Knowledgeable service staff will tend to your every need whilst the kitchen brigade will supply some of the finest foods in the area to round off a truly special experience.
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