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Piccolo Cucina

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 5137
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (18 reviews)
“tiramisu” (18 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (7 reviews)
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Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an extremely bad experience at this restaurant a few years ago and swore we would never go back. We have been told by friends that it has a new owner and has now turned a corner and we should try it again. So glad...More

2  Thank jmg0358
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely place to go for dinner. The food was great, the staff friendly and very professional. I had the chilli prawn pasta and wow it was awesome. But the pannacotta took the cake it was smooth silky and just the right amount of...More

2  Thank Raelein W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a wonderful night out thanks to the great service provided by our waiter David who ensured all of our needs were met. Thank you to the owner Kieran for his outstanding hospitality. A restaurant in cairns that MUST be visited. We will be back!

2  Thank Leena D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've had prawn pasta in quite a few places in Cairns but this was the best. Fabulous service. Lovely music. Great ambiance. Bapiste our French waiter was terrific and every one else was very professional and friendly. We will go back.

2  Thank Manoodles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Casino for 3 nights and just happened to walk past this restaurant, we decided it looked good and was close, so we booked for dinner. The staff made us feel like we were the only ones dining (we were not) very...More

1  Thank KylieandRic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Atmospheric Italian with excellent food. Had the lamb chops. All the pasta is home made. Wonderful. Very good wine list featuring Italian wines. Again well thought out and tried some new labels with success. Staff a bit off hand at first but improved over the...More

1  Thank seniors2Melbourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, authentic homemade Italian food, excellent wine list , very helpful people. Definitely recommended while visiting Cairns.

1  Thank Jean H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Pullman Reef Resort over the road so this was convenient, initially, but we were so impressed that we went back for three consecutive nights! Wine by the bottle was a bit expensive.

1  Thank MIke2902
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my family after a harbour cruise in Cairns. The food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Plenty of recommendations from the waiter ref the food and the wine. The lasagne was 'melt in the mouth' and my wife's gnocchi was superb....More

1  Thank Parkhill2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived 30 minutes before closing and were really hoping we could at least get a main and we got so much more! They assured us it was totally fine and we had plenty of time so we took a seat and had an amazing...More

2  Thank hayitsgray
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Linda t
24 December 2016|
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Response from Gink Y | Reviewed this property |
How would I know? Call the bloody restaurant and find out yourself.tripadvisor only provides comments on the experience not the business operation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 5137
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We are Piccolo Cucina, a traditional Italian restaurant located in the center of Cairns. We take pride specializing in handmade pasta and hand stretched pizza. We support our local quality producers and their seasonal ingredients.

Eat with us and be happy!
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