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Raw Prawn Seafood Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, Australian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly

Location and contact

US$13 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Seafood, Australian, Soups
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Raw Prawn around 6:30pm, and still have space. We ordered the large combo plate, and we finished it all! We enjoyed sitting at a large table with other guests, and we get to chat and exchange our travel experience, very enjoyable dinner!...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peiyu H
Reviewed 2 days ago

We could tell it was a good restaurant because it was so busy. My husband and I shared a Kangaroo and Crocodile duo. Both were excellent. Kangaroo pretty much tastes like beef and Crocodile like chicken.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sue O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was your average seafood place. The service was very good and no complaints on that side but the food was somewhat of a disappointment. I had the sirloin and it was not bad but at the same time it was not good. It was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank _liam_abbott_
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have made The Raw Prawn our restaurant destination, the food is always perfectly cooked and presented, the location is wonderful offering both inside or outside seating. A good indicator of great management is the retention of the same staff over the years who always...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rebecca1730
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our visit to Raw Prawn was a highlight of our 2nd day in Cairns. The location is ideal with views over the esplanade our to the sea. The menu has a good choice of meat, fish and pasta dishes which are priced reasonably. The service,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Roys6484
Reviewed 3 days ago

Five of us had a lunch special - entree/main and beer for $25 AUD each. Tasty food and quick and friendly service.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank thelmbre
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice, busy restaurant. You may want to make reservations if you don’t want to wait. They have all kinds of seafood. Many kinds that you don’t get in the United States. They do have meals for people who don’t like fish.... pasta and for the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 479pattid
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Bugs were delicious. Scallops were cooked perfectly. Service was great. Local pale ale was perfect. Nice view of the water.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tartlett
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I know that it implies this is a seafood restaurant but they have a vegetarian and vegan menu as well as chicken, beef, etc. There is a great vibe here. It was packed when we went but the service was outstanding. The food was amazing...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Biff5804
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

An incredible dining experience. My husband who is from the UK & ordered the seafood platter, expecting deep-fried goodness to be served. To our amazement however, what was first brought-out looked like a surgical tray, with a myriad of instruments. Then the huge platter, with...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Matthew R
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Response from 676gretab | Reviewed this property |
Demi means half, was it a small or half size meal?
24 November 2017|
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Response from johndcanberra | Reviewed this property |
What a silly question. Sorry.
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