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Barnacle Bill's

€€ - €€€Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
103 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 2241
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“barramundi” (95 reviews)
“seafood” (193 reviews)
“prawns” (83 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
103 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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1 - 10 of 937 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food and huge portions, so much to choose from. Friendly staff. They normally have a 'early bird' offer around 5pm.

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Well if there is a good value on any restaurant in OZ this one has it. There all overpriced about 50 percent ! At this place don't let the old waiter fool ya, he's the best in the business ! Was there twice and both...More

Thank kkmail
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had dinner at Barnacle Bill's on Feb 15 2018. The food and service were both great. We had a table outside which afforded us the opportunity to watch the sunset and watch the people walking along the esplanade. My tempura Barramundi was excellent. So...More

Thank Bobbie D
Reviewed 6 days ago

You get a 20% discount for early dinner,. take advantage of it and get a good table . Beautiful seafood to have here. we come every time we come to cairns. One of the best.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

4 for dinner, local cairns couple that we accompanied come here regularly. Good range of seafood dishes eg macadamia crusted barramundi or coral trout, Moreton bay bugs and tempura prawns. Service good, drinks menu good, prices not cheap but fair value for quality. Nothing bad...More

1  Thank VinMerlot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to try the early birds 20% off menu for dinner. The service was really good, the staff were knowledgable about their produce and had a great sense of humour. Food was well cooked and well presented, good selection of beers and wines and great...More

Thank kdr5358
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a five star restaurant, sat outside and could feel the energy of people having fun on a summer night in Cairns. The food was wonderful and the service was excellent, we would recommend Barnacle Bills highly.

Thank Walter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb Salmon, Great Whiting and excellent Pavlova Great value if seated before 6 Best meal of our trip so far

Thank Allen E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We regularly head down for a weekend lunch special. Food is always superb and Tony, Margaret, Louise and rest of crew are the best. Highly recommend this place to anyone who appreciates good food and great service.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff courtesy and above all manager’s are not to be discussed. They do what they can to enjoy yourselves. and you do enjoy with fish meat wines cakes and panorama. We had prawn salad fish and chips and mussels with curry and rice: good choice....More

Thank smeRoma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 2241
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