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Mocka's Pies

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Shop 34 | 9 Grant Street, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Mocka's is simple and unpretentious, ideally situated in the middle of the Port Douglas shopping precinct. We had coffee and treats. My friends were delighted with their creamy cakes while I had a delicate and satisfying seafood pie. Service with a smile. Highly recommended.

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Thank Marguerite H
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We can only vouch for the steak and kidney ones but they were first class. Buy your pie and sit down at the outside tables and enjoy. All you really need for a brunch / lunch and very good value.

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Thank Dunworkin2015
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The smell of freshly cooked pastry wafting down the street from Mocka's Pies was too good to refuse. We joined a queue of 10/12 people all patiently waiting for their lunch. Unfortunately the guy in front of us got the last fulll size crocodile pie available, however we got to try a small party pie size which was yum. The... More 

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Thank ElaineMath
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great smells come from this place! Worth a stop for a quick pie or pastry and fresh bread. Huge crossiants!

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Thank Hazeywonder
Queensland, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a plain pie and the pastry was great but the filling lacked flavour and the chunky bits of meat in the feeling tasted old and yuk wasn't a fan at all

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Thank Kiz18
Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best meat pies I tasted while in Australia! The Curry Beef and the Crocodile were fantastic. Service was great, but it gets BUSY in the morning, so get there EARLY.

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Thank Natalie P
Ipswich, Australia
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have a nice lunch here, the pies were fresh & the pre made rolls & sandwiches lovely & tasty. You can try the native pies as a sampler as well if you are up for it!

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Thank Karen & Les N
Evergreen, CO
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the best way to try some Australian meat. The Kangaroo pie was delicious- tasted just like a beef stew in a flaky pastry. Croc was too fishy for our tastes. Also lamb and breakfast pies - yum!

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Thank SuzNB
Vancouver, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They always have fresh pies and many different kinds. The pastry was awesome. We had pies from here twice and both times they were very good.

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Thank G O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stoped here late in the afternoon to get a late lunch, I had the supreme and she had the steak and onion. Both were amazing and among the best pies we had eaten. Very very highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 34 | 9 Grant Street, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
Description
Re-opening of an iconic Port Douglas pie shop which closed for some years recently. Was possibly the best known pie shop in Australia due to the unique meat pie filling recipe. Now re-opened by Nigel Quinn using the original and still secret pie filling recipe formulated by Mocka Cheyne and his mother Belle Cheyne.

Phone Nigel for more history on 617 4099 5295 or email on nigel_66@bigpond.com

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?