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Raw Prawn Seafood Restaurant

$$ - $$$Seafood, , Soups
101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 5400
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (285 reviews)
“prawns” (191 reviews)
“barramundi” (110 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sensational food combined with friendly FNQ hospitality this place should be on your bucket list of restaurants in Cairns - thank you yet again for a great dining experience

Thank AndrewGisinger
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After walking the esplanade in search of a restaurant we found Raw Prawn These guys stand out as the best restaurant overlooking the esplanade. Food was lovely & quality service. Best food available away from the marina boardwalk which we couldn’t find!

Thank CourtsCox
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had the mixed grill seafood platter plus a crayfish platter4 prawns 2 bugs 4small pieces calamari 1 piece Barra small for$45 average crayfish tough would not recommend it.

Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped into the Raw Prawn Seafood restaurant for lunch . The restaurant was busy but we managed to get a table without waiting. The service was excellent & seafood dishes fresh & tasty . The Raw Prawn is located on the Esplanade directly across...More

1  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have only gone for for lunches with friends and we have the lunch time special. Amazing food for the price, The salt and pepper calamari it delicious and so tender . You get 3 course meal and glass of wine for Under $30. Well...More

1  Thank Sonja G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for dinner and shared a plate of the Barramundi Tempura and it didn't disappoint. The food was full flavoured and scrumptious. We enjoyed the atmosphere sitting outside watching people stroll by with a relaxing atmosphere. The staff were friendly and quick service....More

1  Thank Elowishes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They had a lunch special which was a good deal but still pricey. Food was good but not impressed with service. Being foreign, it might be a culture difference.

Thank Schmagle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here on Monday night, we were given a table out the front and a lovely waitress. We had a main meal each and a bottle of wine and couldn't fault anything. My husband had the prawns and bugs cooked beautifully...More

Thank princeylee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read so many good reviews for this restaurant so booked and was looking forward to a grand evening. It was a very busy night had a nice table outside ordered prawns and bugs which arrived within 10 minutes and just went downhill from there some...More

Thank Rodney P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly, honest, attentive staff,a good menu and tasty food. Can't go wrong with that combination !

Thank FrazTA
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Julie J
16 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 5400
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