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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, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
17 Murphy St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

You know when you about to get something special the minute you start to walk through a rain forest to this open air restraint.. Wins on all accounts, location in the middle of town, open air dining, great staff very friendly and helpful. And the...More

Thank RAF27T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ordered the 5 course degustation menu, very accommodating to dietary requirements and made appropriate substitutes to dishes. Food was delicious, cocktails were tasty and although an issue with one, quickly rectified and even not charged. Service was good although would have expected more attention, particularly...More

Thank operationjj
Reviewed 6 days ago

Atmosphere service knowledge and most of all food was perfection. Three out of the four dinners had the 5 course set menu and all three well dined people gave the same five star rating while I had the wagyu for main and the pork belly...More

Thank DeanKarenS
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The venue was nice but that is all that was good about this place. The food was ok, the drinks were terrible and the head staff were rude. There are a number of better venues up here to enjoy.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought it unusual to find such high quality dining in such a small town. Dined outside under a tent during the rain and were perfectly comfortable. Unusual and nice cocktails. Had the 7 course tasting menu - dishes were excellent and filling. Staff was...More

1  Thank Dave W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! This restaurant has everything going for it. You are not only sitting in the middle of the Daintree Forest, which feels like you are worlds away, you are treated with excellent service. The food is the true wow factor, every dish will excite your...More

Thank DJR1068
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here to celebrate a special occasion, and boy did it deliver on spades Words can’t describe the feeling of sitting in a rainforest and dining on food this good Our service was impeccable. The duck dish was the best I have ever had,...More

Thank Bretto29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the 5 course tasting menu with matching wines. We loved the Sugar cane cured Barramundi... so fresh tasting. That was after a little extra taster from the kitchen, which was a bonus and tasty. We had the soft homemade bread like focaccia .......More

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our third visit to Nautilus over 5 years and the decor is still amazing.Climbing this numerous steps to this paradise is a nice surprise to everyone.We had the 5 courses menu but choose a bottle of cabernet sauvignon for the course of dinner....More

1  Thank Raph M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely expensive tasting menu but awesome location and the food/menu was great quality. Guest appearance by resident bandicoot was fun.

Thank Jokiwigirl
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
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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