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Total Dimmi Score

8.7
611 reviews
Recommended
(8.8)
Food
(8.8)
Service
(8.5)
Value for money
(8.1)
Atmosphere
(8.6)

dined on Thu, 11 Jan 2018

(10)
Flavour experience

dined on Mon, 1 Jan 2018

(9)
Lunch platter was excellent - 3 dishes, spiced fries and a drink each for $32.50 per person. Delicious and good value.

dined on Sat, 30 Dec 2017

(8)
Was a nice evening. Good food and good atmosphere

dined on Sat, 30 Dec 2017

(8)
Lovely night. Great waitress
Erika Burban

dined on Sat, 30 Dec 2017

(9)
Lovely view great service and the food was great

dined on Fri, 29 Dec 2017

(7)
The food service was relatively slow - not awful but not real fast. Made the meal a bit drawn out. Some of the meals were great, others not so much. But the best brûlée I’ve had in some time.

dined on Fri, 29 Dec 2017

(8)
Lovely view, good service, interesting and good quality food, Not cheap

dined on Wed, 27 Dec 2017

(8)
Great food and service as usual.

dined on Tue, 26 Dec 2017

(6)
Went on dining 26th of dec , very limited staff, ordered drinks and took us 30 min to wait for the drinks to be serve, from starter to desert it took a long wait for every course, staff not attentive to needs ie water, orders have to call everytime to be served, staff keep dropping utensils all the time , and promise to bring one but never did.not sure if were coming back , my partner said to try again but not sure .thanks

dined on Tue, 19 Dec 2017

(10)
Great location (easy parking), delicious food and prompt service. Highly recommended!
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Specials

NYE Three Course Set Menu $99pp

Bring in the new year with Ochre Restaurant with the NYE Three Course Set Menu $99pp Welcome sparkling or craft beer Wattle seed Damper – native spiced dukka and macadamia oil Entree Twice cooked pork belly and seared Queensland scallops – Davidson plum jam and cauliflower puree Salt and pepper quail – compressed watermelon with finger lime Quinoa salad - roast beetroot and macadamia, fennel, orange, pickled muntrie and torn burrata Sugarcane mackerel sticks – seared pineapple and sunrise lime salsa, taro chips Main course Crispy Skin Salmon – mango & riberry salsa- lemon & coriander rice cake- steamed bok choi Tablelands pork fillet – macadamia crumbed, poached pear, rocket and Parmesan salad, riberry mayo Morganbury Tenderloin and braised cheek – citrus mash, onion purée, exotic mushrooms, pepper berry jus Chicken breast – mango and macadamia, lemon aspen, taro chips, baby carrots and sugar snaps Dessert Wattle seed pavlova – Davidson plum sorbet, mango coulis, macadamia biscotti Chocolate mascarpone cheesecake – mango and passion fruit – strawberry and rivermint sorbet Deconstructed riberry banoffee pie – macadamia crumb, dulce de leche, smoked Iridium rum, - caramelised banana and banana gelato Gallo cheese selection – pepper leaf lavosh, fig chutney
When
31 Dec 2018
Mon 5:30 PM - 11:45 PM
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About Ochre Restaurant

Go native Ochre Restaurant has been wowing Cairns locals and tourists alike for more than 20 years with its fresh take on local produce that manages to showcase such tricky ingredients such as crocodile and wallaby with real flair. If you can, try to snaffle a table on the pavement to really get the full Cairns experience. Somehow the fresh seafood, native game and bush foods such as tempura Gulf bugs on lemongrass with a green papaya salad and sweet chilli lemon myrtle dipping sauce, or the salt and native pepper leaf crocodile and prawns taste even more authentic that way. If you’re game, leave it to the Chef and opt for the Taste of Australia Ochre platter, a four-course set menu. If you prefer a la carte, then make sure you leave room for the desserts, which, if you’re lucky, might be the wattle seed pavlova or the Davidson Plum Mousse. Most popular Dishes: Tempura Bugs on Lemongrass Skewers & Pork Belly with Queensland Scallops

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