Food

CAIRNS HIGHLANDS: DINING & ENTERTAINMENT

The Atherton Tablelands / Cairns Highlands are home to nature’s bounty: this region produces abundant exotic and native fruits, as well as coffee and wine. So there is no surprise that the dining options are both fantastic and varied, please see below for more information.

Similarly, the Tablelands are home to a varied, multicultural population, who are excited to share their region with you. Entertainment is sometimes provided complimentary in the form of street theatre, but there also many other options: please see below for more information.

  • Rainforest View Restaurant

    Air-conditioned, open deck – licensed international cuisine, seafood, grill, pasta, pizza and light meals with friendly service.  Ideal place for all your functions with 250 seat capacity. Contact Details Address 28 Coondoo Street, Kuranda Phone (07) 4093 9939 Social Media www.facebook.com/pages/Rainforest-Restaurant Website www.rainforestview.com.au Email info@rainforestview.com.au  

  • Malanda Hotel Motel

    The Malanda Hotel is the largest timber constructed hotel in Queenslnad. As you enter the restaurant section of the hotel you will notice the prominence of the timber in the floors and the magnificent staircase, made from local Silky Oak. Set in the lush dairy country of the Tablelands. Contact Details Address 12 English Street, Malanda […]

  • Chillagoe Cockatoo Hotel Motel

    Offering accommodation, food, cold beer and drinks. Everything you need for an authentic outback pub experience. Contact Details Address 2 Tower Street, Chillagoe Phone (07) 4094 7168 Social Media www.facebook.com/chillagoecockatoohotel Website www.chillagoecockatoohotel.com Email chillagoehotel@gmail.com  

  • Chillagoe Gallery 29

    Enjoy great coffee and the friendly banter of Chris and Laura. Check out our unique homewares, gifts and souvenirs including one off local marble pieces. Contact Details Address 29 Queen Street, Chillagoe Phone (07) 4094 7292 Social Media www.facebook.com/Chillagoe-Gallery-29 Website Email  

  • Mungalli Creek Dairy

    Mungalli Creek Dairy is a family run Company that uses organic/biodynamic natural farming methods to bring you a unique range of award winning products. Sample award winning cheese, yoghurts and yummy gelato.   Enjoy the great views to Queensland’s highest mountain while you indulge in delicious platters and home made treats.  Free cheese and yoghurt […]

  • Gallo Dairyland

    Well worth a drive and only an hour from Cairns on the lush tropical Atherton Tablelands you will find a dairy farm that has opened the doors or rather their gates to the public.   With the farming enterprise positioned half way between Atherton and Malanda you will be pleasantly surprised to find a fully […]

  • Malanda Dairy Centre

    Walk through and listen to the guided tour of the Dairy Farmers milk factory where we take you behind the scenes of Queensland’s largest milk producing factory.   The dairy tour provides people with an insight into the history of how the Dairy Farmers brand became one of the largest milk suppliers within Queensland.   […]

  • Nerada Tea

    Nerada Tea has over 1,000 acres of planted tea on the Atherton Tablelands in Far North Queensland and produces approximately 1.5 million kilos of black tea a year – that’s about 750 million cups of tea. Nerada Tea’s visitors’ centre (located on the plantation) is open to the public Monday – Friday.   Please note […]

  • Quincan Cottage Cafe and Gallery

    Located next to The Doctor House in Yungaburra. The perfect place to enjoy meals made with all local ingredients and a freshly ground Vittoria Mountain Grown coffee.   A quaint, relaxed, family friendly atmosphere with plenty of room, including seated garden space. Home style cooking and outdoor garden setting , perfect for functions and you […]