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Dunwoody's Tavern & Liquor Barn

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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317 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 2212
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner after a tiring day. Ordered food, bought drinks, then waited, waited and waited. Bought more drinks and waited and waited. Eventually someone came to ask if we were still waiting!! No apology but food eventually arrived after an hour. The 'pino noir jus' had possibly been shown the label but that's all! Obviously nobody came to ask... More 

Thank JFS28
Montreal, Canada
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped there for dinner mostly because it was across the street from the apartment we were renting while in Cairns... and we loved it so much we went again the very next day! Both times, the staff was very friendly, food was excellent and prices reasonable. They have a large patio if you want to eat outdoors and enjoy... More 

Thank Louis514
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found it to be a typical tavern that could accommodate many people and appeared to be geared towards families. Our food was reasonable although by steak requested to be cooked medium rare was blue, albeit a good quality piece of meat.

Thank TBownAdelaide
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Fantastic food with friendly staff. We had a steak for our mains & were cooked perfectly with lots of flavour. Keep up the great steaks, Phil & Kay

Thank Leck2802
Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia
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57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had dinner here and the food was great Seems to be a local business people hang out as rotary where there when we where there. Ordered the avocado schnitzel and the parmigiana was typical pub food with a bit of class. Plenty of variety of wine and beers all at taproom prices. would highly recommend

Thank Debbie C
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very good meal, well priced. We were impressed with the Monday night special where the second main you bought only cost $10. It was a great feed but I still wasn't completely full after an entree and main

Thank Sam T
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here 2 nights in a row. There was a glitch the first night with our order but Ben the duty manager immediately took ownership of the problem and fixed it and gave us free garlic bread and offered a round of drinks to compensate. The second night we had our meal within 6 minutes of ordering!!!! Cant... More 

Thank Liz C
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Had the rib eye, cooked properly at med-rare, sauce great. Good value. Good beers on tap. Recommended.

Thank shaun j
Port Macquarie, Australia
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Had dinner here last night and the range of meals was really good. Not too crowded and looks like the locals place to eat away from those 'tourists'. Our meals were delicious and service was great. Even tried the local Great Northern Beer which went down quiet well. Child friendly with an entertainment room.

Thank debbie502015
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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64 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Staff friendly if a bit rushed. Good food. We had pizza which was tasty. Dahl and samosas which were yummy. Duck spring rolls were ok. Salad and kids meal which were enjoyed. Big portions. Good value.

Thank Karen K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 2212

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?