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La Fettuccina

41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 5959
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (51 reviews)
“scaloppine” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

We visited on Sunday night and found this restaurant and bar to be quiet on Sunday night. Its an interesting menu, good range of house made pasta and not the typical pasta and pizza usually found. The food was excellent and large servings. We found...More

Thank TKrieg
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

My partner and I were looking forward to a nice evening dessert and wine as we have had great meals here in the past.. When we came in an hour prior to closing the host came across as rude and unwelcoming.. A chef was seen...More

2  Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

This is little restaurant located back off the main stripe is well worth finding. Excellent meals in quantity and quality. Thoroughly enjoyed the experience of sitting at an outdoor location with family and friends on our recent holiday to FNQ. Staff were very friendly, even...More

Thank Darran W
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

My first time in cairns my boyfriend surprised me with dinner here and I can't rate thus restaurant highly enough. The ambience was soft and romantic and a great place to have a beautiful and authentic Italian meal. My boyfriend had a pasta dish with...More

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Service was reasonable but the food was very ordinary,I ordered a veal scallopini dish which come with pasta the was very gluey and quite tasteless,meat was in a sauce that tasted of uncooked flour , poor value,a packet of supermarket pasta would have been better...More

1  Thank kym17
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

The garlic bread is a must try! Staff were good & quick to serve us. Food was very fast to come out & extremely tasty. Will definitely be back soon!

Thank George M
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Meals are reasonably priced and quite delicious. However, a mistake was made with my meal but the staff apologised and quickly provided me with a new one.

Thank Rhi F
Reviewed 22 December 2015

What has happened ? . Waitress very efficious and impatient . Not at all friendly to tourists. Food average . Very poor experience . People like us wanting an early dinner were all herded on the edge of pavement together . We are locals and...More

Thank wendy m
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Went here for dinner. Had bruschetta for entree which was the best I've ever had! The had tortellini & bacon, mushroom, creamy fettuccini. We also had garlic bread. All was delicious! Would highly recommend it to anyone. Service was good & prompt!

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Regular visitors to La Fettuccina. John & Andrea never fail to do anything other than impress you with the best Italian food in Cairns. Had our staff Christmas party there and the food was tremendous as usual. Thanks John for a great night.

Thank Peter W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Shields St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 5959
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Cairns oldest Italian Restaurant. Since 1986 we have been serving up local meats, seafood and homemade pasta to generations of Cairns residents and visitors.
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