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Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

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Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

Hello,

Any suggestions for greaat places to eat there used to be GR8 seafood smorgasboards 25 years ago with prawns the size of garden hoses - but not to sure how and whats up there now

4 of us travelling 2 teen boys Myself and my dad !! (84years loves prawns)

Thanks everyone !

Cairns, Queensland...
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1. Re: Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

you won't see them that big in a buffet (or smorgasbord), but there are still a few seafood buffet's around. I know Charl;es (Acacia Court hotel) still do one

Brisbane, Australia
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2. Re: Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

I enjoyed Salt House but might be a bit rowdy for an 84yo!

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3. Re: Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

all you can eat prawns and oysters at charlies, one of my better Cairns memories - the rest of the buffet's pretty crap though!

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4. Re: Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

As you said 25 years ago! The best is at Yorky's Knob Yacht Club on a Saturday it's not necessarily a buffet but it's local, good value seafood and not frozen!

Cairns, Australia
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5. Re: Restaurants in Cairns Locals Help !

If you are in the CBD try Coco's at the Pullman International.

pullmancairnsinternational.com.au/dining/coc…

Charlies is still open for seafood as well, as others have stated.

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