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Paperbark Restaurant

££ - £££, European,
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4058 4000
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 21:00All hours
Australian, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is in a beautiful location; however the service was poor,(firstly ordered drinks at the bar, and not offered more; so returned to stand and wait for staff to return to the bar from out the back). We dined at Paperbark first night at...More

Thank Tony H
Alex M, Manager at Paperbark Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tony, Firstly may i thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback regarding your experiences at our Paperbark Restaurant, any constructive comments we receive are always evaluated and analysed by management and appropriate actions taken where necessary to improve our product and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impressions were how dark the restaurant was and how cavernous. Few diners, maybe low season. Staff very attentive and informative, and were locals (for a change, not back-packers). Main meals served in large bowls, strange. My meat dish was pleasant, but not memorable (I...More

Thank Chris B
Alex M, Manager at Paperbark Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Chris, Thank you for taking the time to offer your feedback of your restaurant experience with us recently, we value all feedback, positive and negative and pay close attention to comments so we may offer the best possible service to our guests. Glad to...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018

I attended with my partner and two friends. The service was excellent, though slow as it appeared only one wait staff in the restaurant, after waiting over 15 minutes to order and another 30 minutes to be served our meals arrived. Beautifully presented. I had...More

2  Thank FionaCanberra
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing the best meal ide had in a while! Service was friendly and welcoming would and also the scenery around the restaurant was beautiful and made the whole experience very calming, would highly recommend this place to anyone thank you 😊 we all...More

Thank amyruns4speed
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Welcoming staff; Great service; lovely open pavilion as well as air cond. area with lush tropical outlook from all tables; live music; Really good menu - something for everyone - the food was fresh, seemingly incomplicated and absolutely delicious !! Thank you for such a...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Top quality food and drinks. Great staff and service. Stunning views. Abundant wildlife. Always busy, so call ahead and book.

Thank KW576
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Nice location for lunch. Food was good. The crab salad was a bit heavily dressed, but the other meals were nice.

Thank Aussietravelgirls
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We ate here most nights during our stay and we were not disappointed ! Barramundi is highly recommended. Exceptional staff who go out of their way to ensure you are looked after during your dining experience.

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great service, beatiful location, limited dinner menu (not to my taste) and a little pricey for the quality. Beautiful tropical buffet breakfast (the best pineapple i have ever tasted!). Hotbreakfast buffet optional at an extra charge. Missing bakedbeans.

Thank Renee W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We decided to drive out there for dinner last night, which is a 20 minute drive from the city. We are locals and hadn't tried the restaurant before. The service was pretty good and drinks good but it ended there. The atmosphere was a bit...More

Thank Zoe C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Australian, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Kewarra Street, Kewarra Beach, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Kewarra Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4058 4000
  • E-mail
Open air restaurant, overlooking ancient rain-forest on the shores of the great barrier reef. Knowledgeable service staff will tend to your every need whilst the kitchen brigade will supply some of the finest foods in the area to round off a truly special experience.
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