Cape Tribulation has quite a choice in restaurants
and other places to eat.
Many resorts have restaurants, often in rainforest settings, open to
the public, and there are also cafes and take aways for a more simple
WHET - Cape Tribulation
Cape Tribulation's newest restaurant, open all day from
champagne breakfast in the morning, to tasty tequila prawns for lunch,
sensational dinners till 22.00
Easy to find on the main road between Cape Trib shop and PK's Jungle
CAPE TRIB BEACH HOUSE - Cape Tribulation
You'll be tempted each day by a variety of delicious, excellent value
and good quality meals. Try the marinated kangaroo. The menu for breakfast,
lunch and dinner offers a healthy vegetarian option. Only 20m from the
bar, bistro and pool deck is the pristine Cape Tribulation beach.
DRAGONFLY GALLERY/CAFE - Cape Tribulation
Currently closed for remodelling
CASSOWARY CAFE - Cape Tribulation
Also just down the street from Rainforest Hideaway, and directly across
from the Dragonfly is Cassowary Cafe, a restaurant in Ferntree Resort.
They mainly do pizza and pasta, but there is also steak and fish, and
a help yourself salad bar. Good choice to dine on clear starry nights
as many tables are outside.
PK'S JUNGLE VILLAGE BAR AND RESTAURANT - Cape Tribulation
Breakfast is served from 7am to 10.30am. Lunch is from 11am to 2.00pm
and costs $5-$9 for burgers, soups, sandwiches, salads & specials.
Dinner is from 6.30 - 8pm from a blackboard menu to suit all tastes,
including a vegetarian option. Some serious drinking and party games
go on here some nights, including the famous cane
BOARDWALK CAFE - Cape Tribulation
All the usual take away stuff here at this place just opposite PK's
MASON'S CAFE - Cape Tribulation
Attached to the Cape Tribulation shop/tourist information, this cafe
does the usual take away, good coffee and a selection of healthy wraps.
Just next to this cafe is the crystal clear 'croc-free' swimming hole
in Myall Creek.
CAFE-ON-SEA - Thornton's Beach
Enjoy casual beachfront dining at Thornton Beach with
views of the Coral Sea and surrounding rainforest ranges, where the
rainforest meets the reef. 20 Minutes north of the Daintree River Ferry
and 1 hour north of Port Douglas. Open for Breakfast, Lunch and early
Dinner. Good wholesome food with flavour at a great price. Fresh baked
cakes, muffins and biscuits for morning and afternoon tea. Lavazza Espresso
coffee. Coldest Beer, quality wines by the glass. Meet the locals on
the popular weekly thrusday night pizza nights.
WILDERNESS LODGE - Cooper Creek
This is a restaurant in a small lodge so book in advance to avoid disappointment,
excellent food in a rainforest setting surrounded by fan palms.
HERITAGE LODGE RESTAURANT - Cooper Creek
Heritage Lodge boasts a fully licensed restaurant and bar whose fine
food and fine wines were recognised by Gourmet Traveller in the Annual
Guide for 1999. The a la carte licensed restaurant and bar overlook
the resort pool and Cooper Creek, offering fine dining in a dense rainforest
atmosphere. If you are lucky, extra guests may also visit you at night,
such as bandicoots and wallabies.
CROCODYLUS VILLAGE RESTAURANT - Cow Bay
The restaurant serves tasty, home style meals. Start the day with
either a continental or fully cooked breakfast, a healthy lunch menu
and the dinner menu varies daily with vegetarians catered for.
FANPALM CAFE - Cooper Creek
A small cafe just off the main road, they also have a privately owned
boardwalk through the majestic fan palm forest.
COW BAY HOTEL MOTEL - Cow Bay
Provides breakfast, lunch and dinner in the bistro.
DAINTREE ENVIRONMENT CENTRE - Cow Bay
The treetop environment centre has a cafe which does great coffee,
sandwiches, muffins etc.