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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been visiting Hemingway’s for the last few years. This was our first time back though, after a COVID-limited 2020. It says much, when the kid’s fish n chips was the best meal. The salt n pepper squid, while OK, was supposed to be...with a pineapple slaw. We assume the slaw was placed on the same shelf in the fridge as the pineapple…could not taste any. The burgers were unseasoned and bland, with chips that tasted and felt as though they had been on the pass for ages. Unforgivable though, was that after a substantial wait, ALL food was stone cold! The positives: view and lovely beers. Would we go back? Possibly. It has been so much better.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We tried both locations in Cairns and Port Douglas… a relaxed time for great food and a mix of local brews.. just start chatting to the brewing boys for some great yarns and true love of creating beers with passion Very worth a visit and...a take home 6 pack or twoMore

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked down for lunch on Sunday and was easily able to secure a good table. The music was a bit loud, but the place has a nice feel to it and seems popular with locals and tourists. Great variety of beer and the food was...freshly prepared with generous portions. Would definitely go back.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic brewery at marina area in Cairns. Great tasting beers and good selection of food. Great environment and staff

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A warm walk deserves a cool beverage. Accidentally wandered into Hemingway’s - lovely find. A large cool craft beer enjoyed in airy shed of beautiful design. Bonus to see up close on dock the naval destroyer. Back soon to try the food with family.

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After exploring Cairns a drink was needed and a bite to eat, so we stopped at Hemingway's. Having a tasty cool drink in the middle of the day was ideal. The view was magnificent, so we sat back and relaxed.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 30 July 2021 via mobile

Great location, friendly staff, lovely food and drinks. Friday night dinner after leaving Mondos where we had booked for dinner, unable to get drinks after 45 minutes. Hemingways was a great alternative.

Date of visit: July 2021
OnAir10641533226, General Manager at Hemingway's Brewery Cairns Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2021

Sorry to hear you had a rough start to your evening, but we are glad we could help out. Thank you for dropping in and leaving a great review!

Reviewed 28 July 2021

Absolutely lived it. Trivia on, great fun. Food was wonderful, tasty, and came out very quickly. Staff were very friendly, and appeared to enjoy their time here.More

Date of visit: July 2021
OnAir10641533226, General Manager at Hemingway's Brewery Cairns Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2021

Thank you for dropping in. We are happy you enjoyed the trivia night! We try to arrange a variety of entertainment for our guest to enjoy while having a cold brew and snack. Hopefully your next visit will have something on as well, so don't...More

Reviewed 25 July 2021

called in for a quick drink and snack - was not disappointed. Great selection of brewed beers, wines and spirits. Terrific spot to sit back look out the huge windows and doors onto the water and relax - a must visit

Date of visit: July 2021
OnAir10641533226, General Manager at Hemingway's Brewery Cairns Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2021

Thank you for coming by to try out our craft brews and fresh food. We are glad you found a good selection of what you were looking for! We hope to see you back soon on your next relaxing afternoon.

Reviewed 19 July 2021 via mobile

Bar easy to get what you need. The food however was a pain to order having to go in a very convoluted path. That managed the food was not nice. Worse still they lied about what the fish was. We were told it was King...Salmon! Thought it was odd to batter salmon but thought why not? What we received was a white, flakey, dry fishy fish. Quite frankly yuck!!!! When I asked the delightful waitress was the chef having a lend or lying outright she returned to assure me that the fish was King Salmon, which is a pink oily fish. Seriously!! Certainly not her fault but don’t lie about food ever!! You can kill people! I have just been left thinking what a waste of $50 (we both ordered it) I am quite simply appalled! I would give the wait staff a 5 but had to subtract 3, really I wanted to give a zero but a place shouldn’t be judged on one lying cook :(More

Date of visit: June 2021
OnAir10641533226, General Manager at Hemingway's Brewery Cairns Wharf, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2021

We are sorry you had this miscommunication but are happy to hear that you found the staff helpful. Our salmon is threadfin salmon or Spanish Mackerel depending on the season and freshness of the product. We hope that you spoke to the staff if you...More

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Yes, there is a ramp up in the parking area. We are a single story venue.
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Hemingway's Brewery Cairns Wharf is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4