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Vivo Palm Cove

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49 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 0944
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06:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
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Port Douglas, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Seafood marinara was extremely disappointing, no flavour, cheap pasta & minimal & dry seafood. Zucchini flowers very average, Salmon entree was nice however. Wine menu overpriced. Considering the food cost I think we expected a lot better!

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Thank Andrea M
Cairns
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

With 20 of us there for the lunch. We booked the open room in the middle of the restaurant filling it with two tables of ten. Fort the menu Vivo earlier organised a set four course menu with a personalised printed menu for our party. The Appetiser /Entrée/Main Course & Dessert was each supplemented with a Vivo wine recommendation for... More 

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Thank Wanaka17
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After having some serious meal failures we decided to give Vivo a try. It was the best meal we had in Palm Cove, we were very sad it was our last night of our honeymoon because we would've gone back and tried the rest of the menu! The cocktails were by far the best we had during our stay in... More 

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Thank Renae M
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We are so glad that we took the opportunity to have dinner at Vivo. The Atlantic salmon, spaghetti marinara and spanner crab linguine were all exceptional. Fresh seafood at it's best with perfectly balanced flavours. My Atlantic salmon was the prettiest and best I've ever tasted! However it would be remiss not to mention the Vivo traditional lemonade, which was... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fabulous spot to sit and enjoy palm cove!! Fantastic coffee, fantastic cocktails, fantastic views Breakfast is great as are the muffins! The highlight for me was the great coffee

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Thank BillBetting
Port Douglas
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

i have had breakfast at vivos many times and it has been faultless. i had dinner there on Saturday the 26th of November. The salmon entree was amazing and my Beef Cheek was good. We ordered the Seafood Marinara. pasta was ordinary, not much flavour, fish was dry and overall very disappointing. when your paying good money you expect something... More 

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Thank Richard S
Zurich, Switzerland
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good Italian cuisine. Had crab linguine and my wife had crab salad. Tasty and perfectly cooked. Friendly and quick service. Best restaurant we tried in Palm Cove.

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Thank Travelista079
Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this spot. Cocktail hour starts at 3 and there are lots to choose from. Tapas food is great too. Excellent place to relax and watch sun go down. Also found my new favourite drink - a cojito. Enjoy.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we had a large group for breakfast. with the restaurant packed we were given the large table at the rear which was perfect for our group. Staff were excellent in getting us water and then taking our orders. Good quality coffee which was brought out quickly. The breakfast quality was excellent. Fresh and tasty and particularly large serves on some... More 

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Thank Chappelli1954
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excelent service, tasty food ,clean comfortable, after a pleasent walk alon the beach path its very refreshing to sit and enjoy this wonderful restaraunt.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4059 0944
Description
All day dining from 6.30am daily. Happy Hour and Tapas from 3-5.30pm. Beachfront dining offering stunning views out to the Coral Sea, incorporating outdoor seating as well as verandah seating in a classic Queensland colonial building. Proudly serving Genovese coffee.

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