In Cairns you will find a huge array of mouth watering and tempting foods. Flavours from all over the world are at your fingertips. or choose from Innovative Australian Cuisines such as Emu, Crocodile and Kangaroo.
All budgets are catered for with dining and there are plenty of local restaurants offering the freshest in local produce for great prices.
Mudcrab - a delicacy of the region
The Esplanade is a hive of activity at nights with hungry visitors looking for delicious food. Here you will find a large selection of Seafood, Australian, Italian, Chinese, Lebanese Cuisines.
Cairns City Dining offers a large selection of fine restaurants, cafes and eateries offering a smorgasbord of variety from all over the world.
Further along Shields Street you will find other popular restaurants and cuisines such as contemporary Australian, Italian, Indian, Thai, Malaysian & European . This has been developing into the "Restaurant Precinct" in Cairns over the last few years.
This list is be no means exhaustive but will point you in the right direction for a wonderful dining experience.
Our Cairns Food page provides an introduction into the favoured delicacies of the region.