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North Bar And Kitchen

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Pierpoint Road | Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4052 7670
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Islamorada, United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel bar and restaurant is highly publicized and claims to be special. We found it to be quite ordinary and went elsewhere thereafter.

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Thank David H
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow! We had been referred to this place by our skipper on our fishing charter to take our catch here for them to cook up for us. Not only were we impressed that was even an option but the 2 different ways it was cooked and displayed with a number of different sides was incredible. We paid $29 each for... More 

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Thank kazi_88
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I had the pleasure of dining here today for our lunch. With so many restaurants you are spoilt for choice and often left wondering if perhaps you didn't chose the right one .... But not today !! From the second we walked in we were met by the lovely Jo who was attentive without being invasive and... More 

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Thank CherieandMark
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't really fault this place, lovely views food was great Breakfast and Lunch and the staff very friendly. The guy on the cooking station is very funny. This place would be a fantastic place to kick back on an afternoon weekend and enjoy the breeze and atmosphere and watch the boats and tourists go by. Highly Recommend !!

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Thank Aussos
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

After reading reviews and weighing up costs of whats available in Cairns for seafood we decided to go to North bar as it seemed good value for money. The seafood tower was amazing, pretty much all of it is fresh except the calamari and the fish which both come deep fried. There is a good amount of food on the... More 

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Thank Melanie R
Cairns, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Bi polar to say the least. Wait staff one was waiting for the shift to finish and the other just above average and a manager very keen to impress. The serves for lunch are very small (they are the entrée menu from dinner). The flavours were good but thats where we parted company, we left hungry and a bit bemused... More 

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Thank cairnsfood
Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were staying at the hotel and decided to try the $19 meals. I ordered the chicken salad which was quite good. Service was very good and the views overlooking the water are excellent.

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Thank Tony_99x
Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lunch special of a main with house wine. Ravioli was on a smaller side between entrée and main size but it tasted wonderful. Burger was good size and looked delicious. It was more of a light lunch.

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Thank Tatiana B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent wait staff. No waiting for our meals and everyone was very impressed with their dish. Such a nice change. We Will definitely be visiting again.

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Thank Sandra B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Janey our waitress was very welcoming. The food was delicious. We ate early as we had a early start the next day. We received a 20% discount for being there at 5:30 & out by 7-7:30 bonus! The mushroom starter was a real hit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$45
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pierpoint Road | Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4052 7670
Description
Ultimate waterfront dining experience North Bar and Kitchen located on the boardwalk at Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns, offers a relaxed waterfront dining experience. Savour the creative dishes on offer for lunch and dinner, while you enjoy the cool breezes from Trinity Inlet. North Garden also offers the perfect location to watch dusk settle over the Marina and the lush rainforest clad mountain range.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?