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93 Esplanade Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 2646
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07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 22:30
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Alice Springs, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect poached eggs. I had a breakfast special of poached eggs on toasted Ciabatta, rocket salad with feta (and a gorgeous dressing), avocado and a slice of prosciutto. My Brother had Eggs Benedict with bacon. I tasted the Hollandaise sauce. It was delicious and no sign of splitting. Service was very friendly. I was sceptical at first as due to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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80 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Best coffee in cairns a town more noted for pubs than coffee. This place is Excellent Make their own pastries and ciabatta bread Try it out

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Thank Ross-MItchell-Nesso
Kiama, Australia
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101 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Similar to a few others, generally lacking in in customer service & we experienced rudeness from a waiter. I had a very simple bruschetta , or a poor excuse for it . Others in our party I think we're satisfied with pasta & pizza. The smell of pizza cooking was lovely, that's about it. I also stopped in for a... More 

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Thank lozmum
Cairns, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ordered 2 drinks from 2 different wait staff; 1 arrived quickly, had to ask for the other 3 times. Took a long time to take food orders so we ordered appetisers and mains together as too hungry to wait longer. Food was good but nothing special. My daughter ordered spaghetti bolognese, tiny portion for $22. Would have expected not... More 

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Thank Suzanne1064
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Suzanne, Thank you for your review, it is disappointing to hear that we did not live up to you service expectations. Thank you for sharing your experience though, this is the best way we can correct our mistakes and improve our service. We hope you do come and give us another try sometime soon. More 

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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are quite fussy, this place makes great pasta. Takes a while to make however that's how pasta be, made slow with care and fresh ingredients. Refer to my pics.

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Thank George N
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi George, Thanks for the great 5 star review, and also thank you for taking the time to upload your great photos of dinner, we love to see what our guests enjoyed! More 

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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

La Pizza is in the perfect spot on the esplanade among a variety of other restaurants. We stopped in for dinner one night and we were quite happy with our meals. The pizza was good quality however the one we ordered seemed to be lacking toppings (just a bad choice of pizza on our part). Other than that it was... More 

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Thank Keana R
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Keana, Thank you for your review, some of the pizza choices do have more toppings than others, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the pizza regardless. More 

Cape May, New Jersey
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172 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for something different and had passed by this place the previous evening and it smelled wonderful. I like being able to see them preparing the pizza dough and cooking it. The pizza was very good and with a salad was a nice change from seafood and meats and chicken. Sitting outside was also fun as you can... More 

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Thank karen k
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi Karen, The amazing smell of the pizzas from the kitchen still gets us too! It is just irresistible and gives you the biggest pizza urge. Sound like you had a delicious dinner while relaxing and indulging in a bit of people watching on the esplanade. More 

Victor Harbor, Australia
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126 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location as right on the eating strip. Good advertising with the pizza making right in front of the shop for all to see. Pity that the food is average, lots of promise and little was delivered. Lots of walk-through trade.

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Thank david l
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Hi David, Sorry to hear that you were not completely happy with the food you received on the evening, thank you for the review though and great to hear you enjoyed the location. More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok but the customer service was below average. We came as a group of 4 with an 8 week old baby. We were in the waiting area ready to be seated, and then told rudely to move out of the way by a waiter so he could point out to another customer the size of the pizza bases.... More 

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Thank liannejw
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Thanks for your review we are sorry to hear that our customer service was not up to scratch on this occasion, please be assured that this will be addressed with the staff as we pride ourselves on great customer service. More 

Cairns, Australia
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in after the movies. As it was late they only had one waitress. She worked very hard on her own and once the order was taken it was not long before our food arrived. The pizza was quite nice but nothing special but a great atmosphere at that hour of the night.

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Thank suee940
Manager M, Marketing at La Pizza Trattoria, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, we are only of the latest serving restaurants in town, serving dine in and take away until 11pm every night! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Esplanade Street, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 2646

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