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Marina Paradiso

) #108 of 422 Restaurants in Cairns ££ - £££ Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Shop 1 1 Marlin Pde, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 6969
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (55 reviews)
“linguine” (12 reviews)
“veal” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Shop 1 1 Marlin Pde, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice Italian restaurant set along the strip on the wharf under the harbour lights hotel. Good variety of food. I had the veal and was very nice.

Thank jjw2763
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at the place and it was alright, nothing fantastic. The staff are great. The food seemed a long time to arrive and was average. The garlic bread is 8 pieces of lightly powdered pizza. The pasta was okay. So many Italian type...More

Thank Damien S
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Damien, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. I would like to apologise on one hand that your food took long to arrive, as our chefs cook everything a la minute it can be slightly longer than...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at the Marina Paradiso on 2 different nights. The food was wonderful and the service was great. On the second night, they had our drinks made as we were walking in the door. Again, the food was wonderful and the staff and owners...More

Thank philyfanstukinmi
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning, First of all I would like to thank you for your review, it is fantastic to see that you appreciated every moment at Marina Paradiso. The team is very proud to deliver such a good service and the chefs do put a lot...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dining with family & friends for my Birthday, the evening was immensely enjoyed by all! Atmosphere was warm & inviting, lovely modern decor, service was impeccable to the point that even our young children were made to feel extremely special! The food & wine were...More

Thank GreenTreeFrog49
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This really is a very nice place to eat (and drink). We were last there, last week for Mother's Day. Being Mother's Day, it was very busy. However the food and the service was top notch, just like it always is. The menu is varied...More

Thank KewarraBeachPharmacy
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review guys, it is lovely to see that the team's effort pay back ! We always strive to do our best and make sure everyone have a good time, no matter how busy we are. From all the team...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

First night we had a fantastic meal with a brilliant waitress - no problem! Went back for another night a few days later unfortunately not the same service or food! My husband had the same meal as he enjoyed it so much the first time,...More

Thank Shootingstars R
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Madam, sir, First of all I would like to say thank you for your feedback. I am very pleased that you enjoyed so much the first time and the service that you gave us a second chance, and sincerely apologise since we failed to impress....More

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Sadly this won't be a dining destination in the future. Had previously enjoyed many delicious dinners and ladies luncheons. Last few times were pretty average but kept coming back with renewed hope for a return to Al Dente food. After today never again. Just no...More

Thank Honor B
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Honor, Thank you very much for letting us know your disappointment in the food at Marina Paradiso, we are sincerely grateful that you gave us a few chances to impress, even though we failed. I am the new manager in charge and your feedback...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

From the restaurants that we ate at in our short stay in Cairns, we liked this the best by far. It is located on the Esplanade with a great view of the harbor and has professional staff that makes you feel like you are in...More

Thank HelmutS2000
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for pizza and walked right past this lovely Italian restaurant on the Marina. You have to look hard to see the sign. We ended up googling the address to find it. The trouble was well with it as the pizza was fabulous,...More

Thank Jill2003
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Jill, Thank you so much for taking the time in reviewing Marina Paradiso. We constantly aim at delivering great food and service and your compliments will be passed to the chefs and the floor team. Once again, thank you very much for your visit,...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

The loacation is right on the marina with plenty of outdoor and indoor eating areas.The staff were above approach in service and knowledge of there menu.The wine selection was of a good standed with a great selection of worldwide and Aussie wines.the entree was good,but...More

Thank TripMember16122016
Antonio_Marina-Parad, General Manager at Marina Paradiso, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Madam, Thank you for your review of Marina paradiso. We are very proud of our staff as they do their outmost to provide the best service and experience to our guests. Also, we really do appreciate your honest feedback regarding the cooking of your steak,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 1 Marlin Pde, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4041 6969
  • E-mail
Description
Beautiful waterfront restaurant offering Modern Italian Cuisine.
Stunning location, catering for lunch and dinner 7 days per week. Full cocktail bar and specialised in functions.
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