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Turtle Rock Cafe

Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 0185
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (17 reviews)
“wraps” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Fast food
PRICE
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LOCATION
Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Although the young couple serving etc being very friendly the availability of snack type food was limited. The majority of the menu available was deep friedMore

Thank Dencal1945
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are truly sorry that your dining experience was not as you had hoped for, unfortunately at the time of your arrival our kitchen was closed and we were on a limited menu. We hope that if you are back in the area you stop...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

I had a delicious salad with falafel and my friend enjoyed a chicken wrap. Exactly what we felt like on a hot day.

Thank Anna S
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The falafel salad is a team favourite, we are so glad you enjoyed it! Thanks for the 5 stars! 😀

Reviewed 21 October 2017

Really enjoyed our Lunch here. Well worth a stop! Great Location and yummy food. It is right beside Ocean Safari

Thank RJandFam
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

The team are delighted to hear your enjoyed lunch at the Turtle Rock, hope to see you again soon. 😀

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stopped here while we were waiting for our trip to the Zipline Jungle visit. The food was simple but nice, we had a Chicken Caesar Wrap with was very tasty and made to order.

Thank p0lly06
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Couldn't be happier to hear you enjoyed your lunch before heading off on the next adventure. Hope you had a great time surfing the green wave with the Jungle Surfing team!

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Great food that was served hot and fresh. I felt bad for the staff in the kitchen as there is no air conditioner in any building in this part of the world. Great food and good prices considering the location is quiet remote. Chicken burger...More

Thank Paul-Belinda H
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Cafe location not much to look at but food genuinely delicious - fresh burgers, fish tacos, homemade falafel and tabbouleh, great coffee. Really glad we read the reviews and tried it for lunch.

Thank Carolyn H
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review Carolyn! The team is thrilled that you had a delicious lunch!

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Had breakfast and lunch here. Coffee was fabulous (particularly iced coffee) but the meals were less fabulous. The fish and chips were awful (frozen recooked fish) but the breakfast was good (eggs on toast). Nice spot as well only a bit hot in the afternoon...More

Thank bsw112017
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We pride ourselves on amazing coffee, service and food and we are delighted you enjoyed most of your experience. We are sorry that your fish and chips did not meet your expectations, as it is often a favourite among dinners. In relation to the dining...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great lunch had before spending some time exploring nearby cape tribulation beach. Wraps were great, but more surprising was the excellent flat white served. Brilliant - well done.

Thank Spreyton2012
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

No matter where you are in this beautiful country of ours you need to be able to get yourself an awesome coffee, couldn't be happier to hear you were pleasantly surprised! Thanks for the wonderful review

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fish for lunch melted in the mouth and the chips were just as good. Fish ttasted and smelt fresh. Price was very good considering where you were. Good value for money.

Thank Danielle L
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Cheers for the great feedback 😀😀

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Great food and service including vegetarian options. Reasonably priced and suitable for families. Outdoor seats with views of the Daintree rainforest. Great place to eat before doing a tour or activity. Efficient service with smile.

Thank ambm00
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We are thrilled that you enjoyed the service with a smile in the beautiful Rainforest setting before heading off on the next adventure. Hope to see you again soon 😀

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Daintree Region  >  Cape Tribulation
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4098 0185
  • E-mail
Description
Turtle Rock Cafe is located in the remote rainforest region of Cape Tribulation in Tropical North Queensland, 110km north of Cairns. Situated 400m from the beach, the Turtle Rock Cafe is located within the heart of the Daintree National Park and Wet Tropics World Heritage area, home to some of the oldest rainforest on earth and adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef. The Turtle Rock Cafe offers fresh wholesome food, great coffee and outdoor dining, with a casual friendly atmosphere in the heart of Cape Tribulation. With a menu offering healthy sandwiches and wraps, burgers, cakes, muffins and delicious meals made to order, the Turtle Rock Cafe is also known for its great locally grown coffee. The Turtle Rock Cafe showcases the wide variety of delicious produce the Tropical North Queensland region has to offer. Using Malanda milk, farm fresh eggs and cheese from the Southern Tablelands, Mareeba grown coffee, fresh produce from the Atherton Tablelands and locally grown exotic fruits (seasonal) you can experience the best of North Queensland produce in one place. The Turtle Rock Cafe is located Cape Tribulation Road, opposite PK's, and the site is also home to Ocean Safari and Safari Lodge....Why not stay a while longer and enjoy everything the region has to offer? Make sure you check out our daily specials! Open 8am - 5pm, 7 days a week. Phone orders welcome.
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