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On The Inlet

18-20 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5255
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (130 reviews)
“prawns” (354 reviews)
“mud crab” (149 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
18-20 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Friendly wait staff, quick service and great food. Kids meals were great and my husband and I both had the Barramundi dish which was the best I've had. The oysters were okay but very expensive for I guess being in Port Douglas. But we found...More

Thank lieselh82018
Reviewed yesterday

Delicious oysters, prawns and calamari. The fish tacos were a highlight. Food was served quickly. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a bucket of prawns and a beer after a day out snorkelling. Prawns were yum and the serve was generous. Great value for $18

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

8 of us went for dinner last week and all our meals were fantastic. We shared entrees of sashimi, oysters, prawns and calamari. For main I had the coral trout fillet which was to die for. I would highly recommend it. Make sure you book...More

Thank Nova1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked past this restaurant for an entire week and it wasn’t until we looked for a seafood option for dinner on Trip Advisor that we really noticed this place. We had a really delicious dinner here. Fantastic, friendly staff who really looked after us...More

Thank Lydia R
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're pleased that you were able to finally enjoy dining with us on fabulous local seafood Lydia!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So On The Inlet literally used to be but they had to move. Im really happy to report they’re still absolutely fantastic. With this place its fish all the way, and im not big on fish so.... Wifey had the whole deep fried baby barramundi...More

Thank Maps585537
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

oh my goodness...Moey will so appreciate hearing your appreciation for his beloved curry-thank you Maps585537.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness exquisite food and lovely staff. Highly recommend this place. My 9 Yr old daughter loved it.

Thank DesireeT179
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Desiree, we're delighted to have been able to create a wonderful dining experience for your family.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our recent meals here and they have some good wines on their wine list too. The staff were friendly

Thank robynmitchinson
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Robyn.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch. The seafood was fresh and we were served quickly. The fish tacos were a highlight.

Thank K B
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Our pleasure KB.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A delightful restaurant in a busy area. We had the Barra and vegetarian risotto. Very tasty and reasonably priced. Lovely wines too. Great service too. (BTW... No longer on the inlet...more across the road from it now..)

Thank Michael H
Jayne M, Public Relations Manager at On The Inlet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Michael-we are pleased to read that you enjoyed wining and dining with us. See you another time!

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Questions & Answers
Leshly25
16 November 2017|
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Response from Jayne M | Property representative |
Hi there, On the Inlet relocated as a result of the redevelopment of the site by the Marina. We have moved to a new venue on Wharf St, adjacent to the CourtHouse Hotel, and expect to be trading for lunch and dinner in mid... More
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Alan B
19 May 2017|
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Response from Kiwijustme | Reviewed this property |
No they are not BYO
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GeorgeP2329
10 September 2016|
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Response from Guy H | Reviewed this property |
Hi George, it was around the $100AUD mark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 28
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5255
  • E-mail
Description
On The Inlet Restaurant is a multi award winning seafood restaurant in the village of Port Douglas (one hour drive north of Cairns). It's established reputation for fine fresh seafood, delicious cocktail list, friendly staff , and location make it popular with both locals and visitors alike! A winning combination of the freshest local seafood and a delicious tropical cocktail selection makes On The Inlet an absolute “must do” for lunch, sundowners or dinner. On The Inlet specialises in serving classic and tropical cocktails and also stocks a carefully curated selection of Australian, New Zealand and imported wines.
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