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Nu Nu Restaurant

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1 Veivers Rd, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 1880
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I ate here last night, it was a decision to have the 7 course meal with matching wines. On arrival we sat outside with a thunderstorm and lightning in the background, the sound of the ocean and fairy lights made for a great set up and mood setter. There were a few bugs flying around and the... More 

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2 Thank Jess M
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Cairns every year and this time we wanted to treat ourselves to an indulgent, relaxing lunch at NuNu's. Easy online booking, accommodating & friendly service (colouring in for the kids and great kids menu). The food is extraordinary. Loved the coral trout! We will definitely be back next year. Not for the budget conscious. Definitely for those who... More 

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2 Thank Anne B
Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No matter what you do, eat at this restaurant when at Palm Cove. Seriously fantastic food, great cocktails and good service. Don't forget to book!

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1 Thank Rachel L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and 2 other friends went to nunu for breakfast today, we ordered 2 crab omelette $30 each and one ordered the ZFlittle bit of everything $32 the food take 40 minutes to come out and we're the only table in the restaurant lucky we wasn't in hurry. My crab omelette was really let down the portion is very small... More 

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2 Thank Azza A
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29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, open with the sea breeze. Wait staff was excellent. Food was good, just different than what we were used too.

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Thank lizatki
Palm Cove, Australia
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived at Nunu around 7.15pm and was greeted by one of the owners. The night stayed on that high for the next 2 hours whilst we enjoyed the 7 coarse tasting menu. Thanks once again Nick & Jason.

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1 Thank Kieran O
Cairns, Australia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here the other night. The good points are the absolute beachfront location - dining overlooking the beach/water views and the food is quite good - flavours of a decent above grade standard. Dined at Watergate at Port Douglas a few weeks back and whilst not a beachfront location by comparison, the main dinner dishes were $10 cheaper and fared... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 star food 5 star location. We had breakfast here this morning and it was as good as anywhere I have ever eaten, if not better. Being able to eat 10m from the beach under the shade of the palm trees while watching the sun rise was sublime. Thoroughly reccommended

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1 Thank Kim_Lauder
Trinity Beach, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today my husband and I dined at NuNu for Yum Cha to celebrate Chinese New Year. The service was excellent and the food and matching wines were outstanding. Every course was full of flavour and the wines perfectly matched. The staff were all very friendly and professional. Overall a wonderful dining experience.

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1 Thank Margaret L
Melbourne
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views of Palm Cove beach from the restaurant and deck. Staff very friendly and helpful. We chose the juice of the day which was freshly juiced pineapple and apple. Delicious. I chose pancakes with salted caramel, banana and coconut. Yummmmy. Husband had the muesli which was filled with nuts, mango and coconut. I tried it and it was fantastic.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$73
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 23:00
Saturday
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Veivers Rd, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4059 1880

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?