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Reef House Restaurant

99 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4055 3633
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“barramundi” (33 reviews)
“creme brulee” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
99 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Food here is not bad, but not very exciting. It is a little expensive, but on par with other restaurants in the area. It's a nice spot with good views, and their flute player providing nice background music is excellent.

1  Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Brilliant degustation dinner with an amazing selection of food paired with matching wines. Each course well thought through.

Thank Lea C
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We have regularly dined from one end of Palm Cove to the other -- but smack in the middle is the Reef House Restaurant, and it remains one of our favourites. Each time we stay in Palm Cove we have dinner there about four times...More

1  Thank MelbourneHalls
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Amazing food here. We had dinner here x3 nights and the food and service was excellent every time. Breakfast is Ok. The view is spectacular.

Thank fortheloveofreise
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This place is friendly, proactive and really know what a menu should look like. This is small menu but with great diversity and is what a restaurant should be. Great food, amazing service but most of all this place is reasonably priced yet the food...More

Thank DeLuMelbourne
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Had a light lunch here after spending two hours having a spa treatment. Was light, tangy and beautifully presented - salt and pepper calamari on Asian salad. The service was fabulous and we were served by a beautifully presented waitress (Polish). We actually were given...More

Thank phoenix1442013
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing tastes, love the tasty twists , not your average tasting menu, hats off to chef, chefs special was amazing , service was excellent, best location and very comfortable atmosphere, highly recommend !

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Came here two years ago and was understaffed and so bad we walked out and rated a ZERO. Tried again this year and was very pleasantly surprised. What an improvement. The Chef is to be congratulated rating a 10 as was the service. Rooms Div...More

Thank mickmack1957
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Four adults and two children had lunch here. The setting is beautiful, food very good and they have a children's menu too. Service is excellent.

Thank Lucy321
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you’re looking for top-notch, innovative contemporary dining then this restaurant should be high on your to-do list in Palm Cove. We opted for the degustation menu with matched wines and we’re so glad we did. Every item was presented impeccably, tasted incredible and paired...More

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Helen K
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Response from Poddy | Reviewed this property |
Sorrry we had our Breakfast included and as stated above the evening meals were very good value as an accor member .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4055 3633
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