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Cock & Bull

$$ - $$$, British,
6 Grove St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 1160
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (90 reviews)
“chicken kiev” (12 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6 Grove St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. "Beast of a Feast"
"These have seriously got to be the best value meals we have EVER had."
Jazmine M
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2. "Decor alone worth a visit"
"Loved the atmosphere with all the memorabilia!"
Joann L
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3. "Cairns Best Value"
"Big portions! Outside thé expensive touristic area! Recommended"
jeroeno306
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1 - 10 of 626 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice pub/restaurant and family friendly. Food was great especially so for the lamb shanks and death by chocolate desert. We shared all our meals by ordering 2 to 3 mains. Ordering of grilled meals, hearty meals and drinks are all at the separate counters

Thank joojoox2
CocknBull1, Manager at Cock & Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks JooJoox2! Our lamb shanks and death by chocolate are a must try! We are glad your enjoyed our hospitality. Cheers, The CocknBull Crew!

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is not your typical British local pub. This is is huge but friendly. There is a family area, a gaming (slot machines etc) area, a general eating area and a place for just having a pint of beer. The organisation is nearly perfect. The...More

Thank William Martin P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Have visited it in the past and it has been a good pub But looking tired and gruby No choises on the Menu for any food allergies G/F ect and only stayed for one drink .POORMore

Thank Roger C
CocknBull1, Manager at Cock & Bull, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Roger, we are concerned about your review. We don't have gluten free and food allergy written on the menu. The gluten free options can be read out to you when you place your order at the food counter, and any other questions you may...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What do you say about the Cock and Bull - an eclectic mix of NQ locals dining in a tavern / game lodge where size matters. Patrons dine on massive pub meals surrounded by an array of game mounted on the walls. Famous in Cairns...More

Thank paul4874
Reviewed May 8, 2018

I've been to this establishment a few times now.This time in March 2018 a couple of times.On my first visit I ordered the beef lasagne with chips and salad.Massive portion and very tasty.On my second visit in March I ordered the chicken schnitzel with chips...More

Thank Ozzie0504
Reviewed May 6, 2018

The Cock & Bull in Cairns is interesting! A sprawling property with indoor and outdoor areas, two distinct kitchens and menu's and the biggest meals I have seen outside of the USA! A friend and I dropped in for dinner recently on a Friday night....More

Thank MrAustralasia
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Present enough. The food came out fairly quickly, just a tad bland. My partner enjoyed it a little more than me but Very very noisy.

Thank Tina M
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Had lasagne and steak. Massive portions had to wait a while. Nice pub. Play poker machines if you want.

Thank mturnbull
Reviewed April 8, 2018

It's pretty much just a pub; pool tables, pokies, darts, garden bar etc but the food is great, the serving sizes are HUGE and the prices are cheap! Seriously, unless you're starving to death get a mains between two or you'll never finish it. Happy...More

1  Thank DJ420
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

I agree with many of the TA reviews, the portions are pretty generous. After some explanation of how the food counters worked I opted for the grilled Spanish Mackerel. Enormous. Two very large fillets, salad and fries (some I left to focus on the fish)....More

Thank Allder
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Monday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Tuesday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Grove St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 1160
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