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Whet Restaurant

Lot 1 Cape Tribulation Road | Road Cape Tribulation Qld 4873, Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4098 0007
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lot 1 Cape Tribulation Road | Road Cape Tribulation Qld 4873, Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Whet has a great relaxed but romantic atmosphere. We arrived without a booking and had a beer at the bar while the friendly staff prepared a table for us. After looking at the extensive we decided on the fresh wild Barraumdi. It was delicious!!!! Thank...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After being on the Jungle surf we popped up the road to Whet for a bite to eat. The food selection was great and we also had some of the hand made desserts. There was a selection of alcoholic beverages if you felt so inclined...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful meal very tasty and great range of veggies with the fish reasonable price and good drink list . Great staff and atmosphere well worth the visit

Thank shanen600
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and i while coming back from walking the beach of cape tribulation found this restraunt for lunch which ended up being the best find ever. The food was amazing and the staff were amazing and took the time to talk to us about...More

Thank Josh B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delightful to arrive at this place after walking in the rainforest or a day on the sands. We sat on the veranda, enjoying the shade and the wooden tables and chairs and relaxed atmosphere. There are also comfortable settees if you want to relax more....More

Thank Yehudit V
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a day trip to the Daintree and Cape Tribulation we decided on this place for some lunch. What a lovely little restaurant hidden among the rainforest trees. The place was buzzing with people but the service was still quick and friendly. We had the...More

Thank Marnie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We crossed on the Daintree Ferry on the road to, well I wasn't sure. We did have a map from our resort, and we just followed the road north through the rainforest for about 45 mins passing tea plantations, ice cream factory and board walks...More

Thank rjc58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers here were so good that we came back a second day for another. My girlfriend thought they were even better than the famous Fergburger in Queenstown. Great atmosphere set literally in the rainforest. Can be a long wait for your order when it...More

Thank Swaussie17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whet has been around for quite a few years now and still sets the standard for dining north of the river. If the red duck curry is on then I highly recommend. Would be a 5 star if some of the clicky pseudo local staff...More

Thank Betelguise
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had wonderful grilled Coral Trout. Caters very well for gluten free requirements. Friendly and efficient staff.

Thank obiziak
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.36 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 1 Cape Tribulation Road | Road Cape Tribulation Qld 4873, Cape Tribulation, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Daintree Region  >  Cape Tribulation
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4098 0007
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