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The Tin Shed

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5553
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (173 reviews)
“seafood” (104 reviews)
“salad” (78 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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1 - 10 of 1,825 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

With the moving of "on the inlet" at the end of October , The tin shed is the next big thing! Located right on the waters edge with great food and drinks from the bar, it's a cheap night out, standout was the whole fried...More

Thank Phillip M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dusk on the balcony at this restaurant was most pleasant. The range and quality of the seafood available was reasonably priced and perfectly presented.

Thank John_DWamuran
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very affordable. Delicious food. Pleasant outlook. Friendly staff. Generous size meal. Would certainly return.

Thank Nola T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Tin Shed is part of a private club, but membership is available just for the evening for dinner. Dinner and drinks are ordered separately: dinner at the till and drinks at the bar. And one brings ones own drinks back to the table. But...More

Thank goodlittlewitch
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good club food at very reasonable prices, located on the water. A great location for a cheap meal and drinks at club prices. It can get hit on the undercover deck, however the outlook is beautiful.

Thank Janine E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were recommended to come here by another guest in our hotel. The view/atmosphere is very good. Watching the boats coming and going just watching the sun go down. The food is what you would expect - a few pub meal classics & a few...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 6 days ago

I visited on a Sunday night with my pregnant wife and we intended to stay for dinner because it was such a nice location. She asked at the downstairs bar if they did mocktails, and they said only the upstairs bar could. So we went...More

1  Thank tristaniopsissam
Kym R, General Manager at The Tin Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I must apologise for the behaviour of my staff. Whether you are pregnant or not I find the lack of customer service that you experienced intolerable and let me ensure you that I have taken the appropriate action. Once again I am very sorry. Kym...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Coconut crusted barramundi with salad and fries. $16.90. Great dinner and good service. My husband had steak with salad and fries at the same money. Good value cool place

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 6 days ago

To start before we even ordered we were told our table would be turned over for a second sitting if another party of 6 came in we were 6 adults and 7 kids, It was a Birthday celebration. The menu hasn’t changed in 12 months....More

2  Thank zippydav2017
Kym R, General Manager at The Tin Shed, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Sue, First of all I would like to thank you for your Email you sent me in regards to your bad experience you had. However, its unfortunate you did not wait for a reply and posted this matter on TripAdvisor. Obviously when explained at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic location overlooking the ocean sitting on the outdoor deck area for lunch. Stunning views and wonderful atmosphere wuth a cold drink taking in the views. Lunch was excellent value parma was great and the fish n chips likewise and excellent value for money. Highly...More

Thank Perricoota
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Heidi M
3 September 2017|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hidi - Good question - Unfortunately its a hard ask given the business wasn't displaying that information at the time of Review. On their web site it only says closed Good Friday so its worth an email their address can't... More
Jennifer W
23 November 2016|
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Response from Trudiloui | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't understand your question
14 February 2015|
Response from Kym R | Property representative |
Renovations/Extensions are on track with the new Toilet Block being handed back. It is expected that all works will be completed by the end of May. In the meantime we are still fully operational serving both food and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Ashford Ave, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5553
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Being a local Community Sports Club you do have to sign, but anyone can do it. This place is mentioned in lots of reviews and is a gem
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