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Nautilus Restaurant

17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5330
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Food here is impressive and worth the money, the service is also excellent. Only thing I would say is to update the furniture. The decor is dated and is the only thing letting the place down.

Thank Sabina O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a must if in port Douglas The food exceptional and the service matchs. It is set open air in forest and while having dinner a bandicoot was at our feet and that made the evening. Thank you

1  Thank dak3
Reviewed 4 days ago

I usually don't write reviews unless the place is really great (5 of 5) or really bad (1 of 5), but I'll make an exception with Nautilus because I'm really disappointed to have to give them less than a "5" rating.... It certainly wasn't really...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a truly fantastic secret, tucked away on the hill behind the main street. Open air dining in a tropical atmosphere. Perfect fro couples or small group. The service is excellent and the food was the best we tasted in Port Douglas after visiting...More

1  Thank richardfI5575LX
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this evening several weeks prior, it is so good one should not miss out by being slack and not booking. The ambience is second to none, we of course spent half an hour having a quiet drink prior to dining. We chose the...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

So disappointed, the walk upto the restaurant heightens your expectations and when you get to the open air restaurant it looks amazing and for us that is where it stopped. Restaurant was empty and we wanted a drink at the bar with intentions to book...More

1  Thank mollyAdelaide
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited Port Douglas and it was recommended we dine at Nautilus. The balmy evening was perfect for this outdoor dining restaurant. We started with a drink in bar area, as our online booking had not been received by the restaurant. So I recommend...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trusting Tripadvisor (always dis-regarding the weird outliers) we trusted the 7-courts menu degustation, with matching wines. Add one happy couple. Every dish tasty, interesting, none silly modern. Especially we loved the duck dumplings, a Sui mai in a fascinating aromatic broth -- 'Which we've been...More

Thank peterallen48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Some local food lovers highly recommended this restaurant which proved to be everything they said. First it's environment is very different, it feels like you are dining in a tree house above the tourist traffic well below. There was a broad variety of food which...More

Thank alex k
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on a Saturday night and had a wonderful meal. The walk up to the restaurant along the tree lined path is magical. The restaurant is in a unique setting, like eating in a forest. We were well looked after, the food was...More

Thank Mark F
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8 July 2016|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Just neat clothing, honestly you could probably wear what you like, most men wore shorts and neat collared shirt, hop this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 5330
Elegant outdoor dining in the tropical rainforest of North Queensland. We specialise in romantic dinners for 2 to group functions and weddings.
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