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Nautilus Restaurant

17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5330
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very impressive visit to Nautilus. 3 of us had a celebratory meal here and thoroughly enjoyed the evening. We arrived early for our reservation to enjoy a drink in the canopy bar and were warmly greeted on our arrival. Service was efficient, friendly and...More

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 2 days ago

WOW is the best way for me to rate our recent experience at this iconic Port Douglas restaurant whilst on holidays. I've known about this place for years but never made it there for whatever reason and am truly glad to finally have a seat...More

1  Thank Neville H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed the five course taster menu with wine flight. The food was good without being exceptional and provided a an interesting variety of tastes well matched with the wines. The service was good and the relaxed exotic setting made for an evening to remember...More

Thank roggy2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

OMG!!!!!! What an experience!!!!! Treated like royalty, the food was exquised, service was awesome, & very reasonably priced.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I and another couple had a superb night there during the last school holidays. I enjoyed our 5 plate degustation menu, most memorably the barramundi entree. We all loved the setting, although my hubby sat underneath a palm, which had a resident...More

Thank Loulou17Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you arrive the staff are very friendly and professional. We arrived early so we could have pre-dinner drinks on the balconey which was very special. The food is of a high quality with an extensive wine list. I would fully recommend this...More

Thank DAVE K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is truly a special experience in Port Douglas. Set just behind the shops in the Main Street but feels like a secluded spot in the rainforest. Had the 5 course degustation menu with matching wines. Not cheap but excellent food and service. Perfect for...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bet that's not the first time that's been used to describe this place! Well it is a walk up a well lit path and you arrive in a dining area that is spectacular. People watch and see others arrive amazed as you did on your...More

Thank MackB61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked in to celebrate parents 40th wedding anniversary and were not disappointed! Amazing setting, very attentive wait staff and amazing food. Even caught a quick glimpse of the local banidoot population to cap of a wonderful evening!

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were coming back to Nautilus, accepting that the food wasn't great, but the atmosphere is one of a kind. It still is. The food got worse, and the wine is entirely uninspirational. Trying to get some satisfaction we ordered desert. My "tropical" fruit sorbet...More

2  Thank RuaMaRima
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9 July 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Just neat clothing, honestly you could probably wear what you like, most men wore shorts and neat collared shirt, hop this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 79
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5330
Elegant outdoor dining in the tropical rainforest of North Queensland. We specialise in romantic dinners for 2 to group functions and weddings.
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