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Raw Prawn Seafood Restaurant

€€ - €€€Seafood, , Soups
101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 5400
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (327 reviews)
“prawns” (458 reviews)
“barramundi” (120 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

During a recent business trip to Cairns dined twice at the Raw Prawn, once for a business lunch and dinner. Both times the food, service and atmosphere was perfect. Highly recommended.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Raw Prawn is a great seafood Restaurant offering top quality seafood plus steaks, kangaroo & crocodile! It isn't cheap but it is top quality & if you refrain from spending, you won't get this quality! I had prawns for entree & mud crab main, chosen...More

Thank Eaglerider53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were passing through Cairns and looking for a nice lunch spot. We went here on the recommendations in Trip Advisor, and pleased we did. Spaghetti marinara was good but the other dish coconut and fish was excellent. The gelato was yummy

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely seafood dinner there and the meals were very generous. In a great location on the Esplanade, centrally located. Food was fantastic!

Thank KimandFamily_5
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great meal.had the Aussie game combo surf n turf (kangaroo and crocodile with prawns). This was such a delicious meal, must visit.

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is not cheap but specialises in seafood dishes and was very popular. They had a good variety of dishes to choose from and tables outside on the pavement as well. The staff were very quick and helpful.

Thank Laetetia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Starter (calamari fritta), main course (fish & chips) & a glass of house wine for $25 - good deal and the food was good too. Large menu with lots of, mainly, seafood options. Service was helpful and friendly. Great location with a view across the...More

Thank gobigsal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a name like the Raw Prawn, you can expect a pretty seafood heavy menu. Everything we had that evening was lovely and the service was great. Additionally we didn't have to wait very long for a table even though they were pretty busy and...More

Thank dmc06n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for lunch on 4 September. Enjoyed the Pacific Fision - scrumptious. Husband enjoyed his oyster entree followed by steak and salad. Most enjoyable dining experience enhanced by excellent and attentive staff.

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going here for some years, and always bring our overseas or interstate visitors and family for a meal here, as we did yesterday. The service under the manager we came to know was superb, even where there was occasionally a small issue....More

Thank jackdG3704PR
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24 November 2017|
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Response from johndcanberra | Reviewed this property |
What a silly question. Sorry.
Julie J
15 April 2017|
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Response from Cozzie1968 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help. Maybe call the restaurant direct.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 5400
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