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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%
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“seafood” (306 reviews)
“prawns” (429 reviews)
“barramundi” (114 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 1,475 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly place on the front, seats inside and out, we chose outside which was quite nice, although we did get a couple of pesky flies buzzing about. Service was faultless, friendly and just the right amount of checking we were OK, topping up water etc....More

Thank RondoNarko
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were early for lunch having skipped breakfast so we were the first customers. Food came really fast and it was pretty good.

Thank S O
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took some friends from down South and we all had excellent meals, top service and great location. Highly recomended

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 1 week ago

While we loved our waitress that's about the only good thing I have to say. We had the barramundi fish and subsequently became violently ill. We left our information with the restaurant the next day with them saying a manager would be in touch with...More

Thank rileyrheyan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hop, swim something was nice it’s not everyday you get roo croc and Barra on the one plate, all meats were tender, seafood grill was tasty and prawns were huge.

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here three times. Twice I had the soft shell crab and the other time I had the calamari. The food is consistently good and the drinks menu extensive. Solo travellers are looked after.

Thank Ngaire B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Craved for a seafood meal during this trip. Checked out the local seafood restos and The Raw Prawn was top of the list. This did not disappointment us. Service was excellent! Food was top notch. You need to book to secure your table otherwise it...More

Thank DJTIU2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly, if you want a tasty tasty feed, go eat here. My mouth was so happy it was like something X Rated was going on in there! Exceptional friendly and prompt service. Big thumbs up from me.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Raw Prawn a few times in December '17 and Jan '18. What first got my attention was the variety on the menu. They had aussie meat like kangaroo,croc etc as well as fresh seafood. All my meals were amazing and you can...More

Thank t0pi86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently went and enjoyed the lunch special, which in Cairns a number or restaurants do. Great serving sizes. I started with the soft shell crab. Then chicken curry, it was delightful but the beans were too crunchy for my taste. The cake to finish...More

Thank orosiew
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24 November 2017|
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Response from johndcanberra | Reviewed this property |
What a silly question. Sorry.
Julie J
16 April 2017|
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Response from Cozzie1968 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help. Maybe call the restaurant direct.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
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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