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La Fettuccina

Cairns CBD 41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 5959
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (53 reviews)
“scaloppine” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cairns CBD 41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited around 7pm on a Saturday evening. Had to wait 15 mins for a table, no problem at all with that, but we were told that there would be only be a 15-20 minute wait for food. From 7.30pm the restaurant was only half full...More

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent menu with dishes well prepared in the authentic Italian tradition. For lovers of robust and tasty food this is the place for you!

Thank kolonialkid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service from all staff. The food was very tasty & wholesome. If you’re hungry & you like great Italian food, this is the place to visit. Nice casual dining & good prices.

Thank simlid
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We ate here tonight. All of our meals were amazing and fantastic sized serves. My 4yo ate all his dinner with no fuss and asked for more garlic bread which was so crisp and fluffy it was amazing. I had lamb cutlets they were so...More

1  Thank Amy P
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Service was friendly and professional. Veal was perfectly cooked, just not enough of it. The fettuccine marinara was delicious and of good size Bit on the expensive side, but worth it for the quality of food and service.

Thank angel2Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Hands down the best Italian I have ever had!! The pasta is hand made and the food and service is top notch!

Thank Booty_a
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Great pasta,wine, dessert. My spaghetti pescator was delicious, the small portion was just right. We also had spaghetti carbonara, also great. We had a cheese cake perfect, great service

Thank tyraToronto
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Came here on the recommendation of our hotel Duty Manager. Glad we did - the food and service did not disappoint at all! Nice outdoor tables let us view the passing people, the menu was enormous and the dishes we had were absolutely fabulous! Would...More

1  Thank Jim649
Reviewed 14 December 2017

My husband & I ate here twice and the food was good, we were happy to finally find somewhere that served an okay meal and the first 2 times we went there the waitress was ok, the third time we went here the waitress was...More

1  Thank Oliopa
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

My wife had a steak and I had the seafood. Both diners were top notch except for the octopus on my dinner. I was barely able to cut it with a steak knife and so I didn’t try to eat it. But everything else was...More

1  Thank Bert C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cairns CBD 41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 5959
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Cairns oldest Italian Restaurant. Since 1986 we have been serving up local meats, seafood and homemade pasta to generations of Cairns residents and visitors.
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