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Paperbark Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4058 4000
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“curry” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were not staying at the resort but found this restaurant on tripadvisor under Australian food. We wanted kangaroo for dinner so we ordered the Kangaroo tartar which was excellent - it was served with passion fruit and cocoa. This is an appetizer portion. We...More

Thank jcisler
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed here for 4 nights with family and dined on two nights, once with a party of 4 and then for 12 family members. A wedding was in full swing on the first night so we dined later but still got good service and...More

Thank beheaded c
Reviewed 1 week ago

My Wife and I Dinned at this Restaurant while we were staying at the resort and had the best experience. We had the chicken and Steak and both were cooked to perfection although a little pricey. It was nice and quiet with the 'forest' at...More

Thank pommy_dave87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter gave us a voucher for this restaurant & we absolutely loved it. It is set in a paperbark forest & there are no walls, so the atmosphere is tropical and very beautiful. Our meals were stunning, however some local food, like kangaroo tartare...More

Thank SChangizi
Reviewed 14 May 2018

All our 3 mothers love this restaurant because of its ambience & location & we visit a couple of times a year. The staff have always been excellent over the years & were once again a highlight. However the food was mainly disappointing. The kangaroo...More

Thank jpmac43
Reviewed 4 May 2018

As a Cairns local we went to Paperbark with not too many expectations as we eat out frequently around the local northern beaches area. My husband and I ordered an entree and main meal each hoping it would be nice. We were both pleasantly surprised...More

Thank GJ D
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Our son who lives in Cairns picked this restaurant for his 30th birthday dinner out of all the restaurants in the vicinity. We're very glad he did because it was certainly a memorable experience for our family. We were blown away with the open air...More

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is the second time we have had breakfast at this Resort which is close to where we live. There was eight of us for breakfast for Easter Sunday morning. I had reserved a table the week before with a lovely staff member on the...More

Thank Ozzmo1962
Reviewed 22 March 2018

the lunch menu on offer was small and we would have liked a wider variety of choice however the fish was well cooked and the curry delicious. Service was pleasant and we had time to relax and enjoy the ambience.More

Thank ejw66
Alex M, Manager at Paperbark Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Hi There! Thanks for taking the time to offer your feedback! It is people like yourself, who offer constructive comments, that help us constantly improve our product, we appreciate it very much! We were thrilled to read that you enjoyed the meals ordered! You will...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We love this place and our most recent visit once again was perfect. The tropical atmosphere the table setting and as always the staff make this a great venue. The four of us all ordered a range of different dishes which were all beautifully prepared...More

Thank Denise G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Kewarra Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4058 4000
  • E-mail
Open air restaurant, overlooking ancient rain-forest on the shores of the great barrier reef. Knowledgeable service staff will tend to your every need whilst the kitchen brigade will supply some of the finest foods in the area to round off a truly special experience.
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