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Captain Cooks Diner

223 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 3607
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“mackerel” (4 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“garden salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Fast food
223 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Good selection of food. Take Away or Dine In. Burgers, Salads, Fish & Chips. Cooked just right and at very good prices also. Staff are very efficient and friendly. It's becoming my favourite dine out place here in Cairns.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rodney W
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I saw on their board a lunch special for fish and chips and salad for 16.99 AUD, so I ordered iit! The fish was large icelandic cod, the french fries/chips and garden salad were both extremely fresh to make for a great meal! The owner...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 682jeffl
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Seriously, it's hard to lose when you have locally sourced coral trout and barramundi on your menu! The batter wasn't thick and greasy nor was the fish over cooked.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mariam0891
Reviewed 1 October 2018

My wife and I enjoyed a terrific meal of fish and chips. Something we do not normally eat but I would certainly recommend. The staff were attentive and the meal priced well.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We have had the fish and chips on a few occassions and a salad once, all fresh and cooked well.do not have to wait too long for food to be cooked, even when a lot of people in shop.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank theamethyst
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great tasty food. Good quality. Best salads. Dine in or takeaway at reasonable prices. My favourite is Grilled Mack n Salad, steak burger with the lot.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rodney W
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We had just arrived in cairns and did a small necessity run to the grocery store, decided to dine at Captain Cooks Diner. We were served by a delightful young lady, who also provided us with table service for our meals. Everything about our meals...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mel_Cat75
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t get parking near any cafe in the main streets of Cairns, so decided to head up the coast towards Port Douglas and see what we found. This was the first place, so we stopped. Had the crumbed hake, chips, coleslaw and garden salad....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank jesson2016
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I went to this place and walked into the possible owner harassing his staff. I asked if there was a size to the salads .. small medium or large as I had lasagne in the oven . He ( I imagine the owner ) said...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Shan H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Good to takeaway or eat in. Reasonably priced with a fair of selection of seafood and salads. Cold drinks are also available, as well.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Lyn R
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Denise H
5 December 2016|
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Response from greg b | Reviewed this property |
I've only found the quality of everything a very high standard. I tell everyone it is now the best fish in cairns. I suggest you go back and try again 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Australian, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Sheridan St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 3607
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