Great Barrier Reef Restaurants

Barnacle Bill's Seafood Inn

  • 103 The Esplanade Map It
  • CBD
  • Seafood

Published 05/22/2015

Fodor's Review

Complete with netting and mounted, shellacked fish on the walls, Barnacle Bill's is an Esplanade institution, serving fresh, mainly local seafood to throngs of tourists: mud crabs, crayfish, prawns, oysters, wild barramundi, and coral trout. There are also Aussie specialties: try the Taste of Australia plate, with grilled barramundi, kangaroo, and crocodile. The wine list favors mid-range Australian and New Zealand vintages. Diners who order before 6 pm and depart by 7:30 get a 20% discount.

Restaurant Information


103 The Esplanade, near Aplin St., Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia

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  • Credit cards accepted
  • Reservations essential

Published 05/22/2015


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