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The Tin Shed

7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5553
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prawns” (166 reviews)
“salad” (77 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great atmosphere overlooking the water but food choices were limited for lunch. We also didn't like the process in the Pokies room to redeem $$ easily.

Thank Eleonore D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wide range on the menu, choice of burgers, salads, prawns. Good service, easy, order at bar style - we didn't wait long for the food either Good kids meals Great views of water

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Having 70s style entry where you have to sign in & show a licence is a joke because if you have enough money to ruin the old charm & style of the place then you have enough money to apply for a proper liquor licence...More

Thank Kitcat2
Kym R, General Manager at The Tin Shed, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Kitcat2, Obviously you have know understanding of Queensland Liquor Licences Laws. We are a Licenced Club and as such it is a legal requirement for Visitors to Sign In. Your statement 'no wonder local have given it the flick' is not quite right as...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved this place , went here for dinner 3 times while staying in Port Douglas and was impressed every time, I loved the bucket of prawns ....yummy!!! Service was fast , food delicious and reasonably priced and staff were friendly too!

Thank Vickie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We absolutely love the Tin Shed ....drinks out on the top deck or down in the bistro watching the sunset ...can't beat it ! ....we always visit the Tin Shed never disappointed

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is legendary in tales of visits to Port Douglas so maybe we expected too much. Or maybe we made a mistake in not getting here until it was almost dark. We were lucky and due to somebody leaving as we arrived we managed...More

Thank Cronulla_family
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Tin Shed came recommended by a fellow traveller. So we went there. Finding the place wasn't made easy because it's not actually called the Tin Shed but The Combined Club. I've posted a pic showing that - and the small rusted sign on the...More

1  Thank Tonkatonka
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for breakfast and dinner,amazing views of the river and ocean,nice meals at family friendly prices

Thank hearts02
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and casual, with excellent drinks menu - great cocktails. Very friendly staff. While we didn't eat here, we saw the restaurant was very busy, so it must be good, considering the number of dining options in the area. The upstairs deck has a happy...More

Thank MelbourneKiwi61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No booking here but if you are early enough you will find a table and chairs. A great spot to mix with the locals.

Thank Marjie
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Questions & Answers
Heidi M
3 September 2017|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hidi - Good question - Unfortunately its a hard ask given the business wasn't displaying that information at the time of Review. On their web site it only says closed Good Friday so its worth an email their address can't... More
Jennifer W
23 November 2016|
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Response from Trudiloui | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't understand your question
14 February 2015|
Response from Kym R | Property representative |
Renovations/Extensions are on track with the new Toilet Block being handed back. It is expected that all works will be completed by the end of May. In the meantime we are still fully operational serving both food and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5553
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Being a local Community Sports Club you do have to sign, but anyone can do it. This place is mentioned in lots of reviews and is a gem
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