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Piccolo Cucina

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 5137
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“crab lasagne” (21 reviews)
“pappardelle” (12 reviews)
“tiramisu” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service and lovely meal, we are big eaters and the meals were a good size compared to others and the tiramisu was delicious. Yum!

Thank Tiahayes88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arancini and pate to start were both great, flavoursome and well presented. Buffala pizza and lasagne with shoesteing fries and house made aoili for mains. The pizza was top notch, everything required for a good napolitan pizza, springy light and airy with good charring. Lasagne...More

Thank Freddie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were warmly welcomed by attentive staff to this aesthetically appealing restaurant. Entree was delicious duck pate, followed by mouth watering coral trout with roasted potatoes, sauted beans, broccolini and lemon caper butter. We finished with a divine Vanilla Pannacotta with spiced berries and toasted...More

Thank trudys101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful location right next to the Pullman Cairns International. Food was very tasty and service was very friendly, though somewhat slow. Takeout pizza was great as well.

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great find just in front of the Pullman Reef Hotel we were staying at. High quality & attentive staff, as well as a lovely menu for all tastes. We shared bruschetta & a pizza for entree that we thoroughly enjoyed. A really nice pizza...More

Thank DFrench101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We quite often come here. Unfortunately, each time there is an issue of one sort or another. Previous trips include allowing the Waiter to choose a nice Vinno Rosso from Italy - anything up to $100. No big deal, but when the bill comes, he...More

Thank Ross B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Next door to the Pullman International,Nice informal dining with an expansive menu, Pizza was perfect and the base scrumptious, large selection of wine and the desserts to die for,Baptist and our German waitress (Sorry forgot your name)looked after very well and made us feel at...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never had such a great Quattro Formaggi Pizza ever. It was perfect! My family members all enjoyed their meals too, ranging from Ravioli to Pizzas to Pasta Marinara. The waiter was pleasant, and the service was good. The restaurant is situated in a...More

Thank Duncan A
Reviewed 4 April 2018

This is a small restaurant in Cairns, placed slightly separate from the (rather tacky) central area of shops. It is advertised as Italian, which I suppose it is in general style, although the restaurant's name suggests that it wasn't a native Italian speaker who thought...More

Thank chelseabunLondon
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Came for dinner twice in one week, Staff attentive, pizza thin crust, house made pasta to die for, solid wine list with bin ends and back vintages, my favorite. Keep up the great work Piccolo Cucina.

1  Thank Paolo R
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Linda t
24 December 2016|
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Response from Gink Y | Reviewed this property |
How would I know? Call the bloody restaurant and find out yourself.tripadvisor only provides comments on the experience not the business operation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 5137
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We are Piccolo Cucina, a traditional Italian restaurant located in the center of Cairns. We take pride specializing in handmade pasta and hand stretched pizza. We support our local quality producers and their seasonal ingredients. Eat with us and be happy!
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