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Coral Hedge Brassiere Restaurant and Bar

209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4044 9053
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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“salads” (5 reviews)
“oysters” (6 reviews)
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Australian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While it appeared that the buffet was the main attraction for most people, we are always more inclined to eat off the a-la-carte menu. Granted it was a busy Thursday night before the Easter weekend, but service was a bit slow. The food was fine,...More

Thank Joanne G
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

There aren't many options. And it's worse if you're vegetarian or vegan. My only options as a vegetarian were steamed vegetables, potato salad or steamed potato. Stay clear if you have any dietary constraints. Or taste buds.

Thank Geomel K
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Went to fire and ice tonight, have been there many times before enjoy the food, I just don't understand why cream is the only option as a sauce for the food the the chef cooks up in front of you when there are so many...More

Thank Lisee M
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had the buffet. Food was fresh and plentiful but disappointed that the variety of meats being cooked has been reduced significantly. Oysters were small but tasty as were the prawns. Local prawns in the chilled section but the garlic prawns were not local.

Thank barbarad2882
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Buffet is over priced for the very limited selections.Seafood was average. Chef creation section was basic and limited. Dessert was terrible the banana cake was made in banana essence and coloured in yellow.

Thank Pinkie01
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Went back again for the oysters and the grill. Oysters were tiny as before and some were still frozen but taste is strong as you can expect from little oysters. Tiger prawns were big and fat as well. Couldnt go wrong with the grill as...More

1  Thank Jef C
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We booked for The Fire and Water night via Bookme and paid $42 vs the normal price of $58. Not guests there luckily as we found the bar small dark and unwelcoming for such a big hotel. We had to dine before 6.30 and luckily...More

Thank macfod
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Loved the CHB options at buffet breakfast and buffet dinner. Heaps of fresh choices available and always presented well. Food was delicious. Staff were very attentive.

Thank KathE59
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The food is really good, and the seafood is very fresh, I really had a great time here, I am pretty sure I will come again!

Thank 佩軒汝
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Usually I steer far away from Buffets but this was amazing. So fresh and tasty with Chefs cooking dishes fresh to order right in front of you! A great concept!

Thank Amanda H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$41
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4044 9053
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CHB Restaurant & Bar serves a sumptuous full buffet breakfast, all day dining snack with its new mouth-watering Tapas Menu, delicious a la carte dinner or the tantalising Fire and Ice Buffet dinner.
You will love the locally famous Fire & Ice Buffet Dinner served daily, an innovative concept mixing the style of a la carte dining with traditional all you can eat buffet.

Select from a choice of freshly prepared meats, poultry, fish and seafood that are then cooked on the flame grill, right in front of you and exactly the way you like it!

The variety and choices on the buffet is extensive and the dessert and cheese selections are deliciously tempting! You will be back for more!

CHB Restaurant also offers a 24 hour room service, choose whatever you feel like from our In-Room Menu.