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Cow Bay Hotel

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Cow Bay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , ,
Cape Tribulation Road, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 9011
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good46%
  • Average28%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (15 reviews)
“schnitzel” (2 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Food
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LOCATION
Cape Tribulation Road, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873, Australia
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1 - 10 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A basic pub in a great setting. Stick with pub staples and you'll be satisfied. The barramundi tacos were a little bland and underfilled. The beer was cold and the wine was perfect! Thanks

Thank sojamB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

17 of us had a good dinner on a Friday night. Manager opened the Bistro for us as front bar was buzzing.. Food was generous and generally tasty. We were staying at motel over the road so was ideal. Manager very engaging and showed kids...More

Thank Jenny E
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jenny, Glad to see that you and your guests had a good night in the Bistro for dinner. Hope the kids can remember some of the tricks to show their friends when they get back home. Hope to see you back in the Daintree...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here, great burger and the guy serving the food was really friendly and gave us some great advice on some things to check out in the local area. Kids had kids meal and were offered free ice cream, but we weren't able to...More

Thank r0r
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi r0r, Yes the verandah that surrounds the hotel is very relaxing, to take in the feel of the Daintrees. There is so much to see and do and we try to help as many people out with what is around in the area. All...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on Pizza night. Pizzas were good quality and good value. Easy to get a seat, and lots to see around the area.More

Thank Phillip G
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Phillip, Thank you for your review. Yes the Pizzas are made to order by the Chef's on site. There is so much to see and do in the area, that we are still finding different things. Such a great place to visit, hope to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A reasonably good hotel to have a drink, but the food was over priced and not good. We noticed the people next to us complaining and when we received ours we could understand why. Very overpriced and not hot. Very basic and straight out of...More

Thank Sue C
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sue, Sorry that your food was not up to your liking, I would have like it if you could have said something on the day so that we could have sorted something out there and then. And no we do not get things straight...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting pub and our only option for dinner our first night in the daintree. The bistro was not open but we had a great meal in the bar, the staff were very accommodating in organising a gluten free meal for me and the locals...More

Thank Andrea B
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You Andrea for your kind review. We are always happy to be able to try and accommodate, in helping out our patrons with special request. Hope to see you back this way another time.

Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stopped by at this hotel in a remote area. Great pub, fantastic wood workmanship in the bar, tables and odd items. Prices very reasonable given it isolation. Very enjoyable. Great Name.

Thank Dawn M
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dawn, Thank you for your nice review. Yes the fantastic wood workmanship in the bars, were done by a local man. Hope to see you back up in the Daintree sometime soon.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Nothing special to be found here, typical bar food with not much flavor. We mostly enjoyed our cold beers outside

Thank Kathryn C
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kathryn, Thank you for your review. Yes it is lovely to sit outside on the verandah and take in the outside world up here in the Daintree.

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Live music. Pool table.. Check out the french chicken parmi, bloody finger licken. Although my mates seafood basket came out with no fish OR chips. Cooks musta been pissed that dayMore

Thank Jordan B
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Hi Jordan, Glad that you enjoyed your french chicken parmi. Sorry to hear that the seafood basket was missing the fish and chips. (Maybe the fish swam away with the chips) ha ha. joke. No the cooks would not have been pissed as we have...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017

Dropped in for dinner, mum enjoyed a burger and I enjoyed a chicken parma. The schnitzel they used was delicious, real chicken. Very casual, not many people wearing shoes, there was a dog inside at one point (despite the staff trying to keep it outside)....More

Thank Zebedee T
CowBayHotel, Manager at Cow Bay Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Hi Zebedee T, Thank you for taking the time to give your review. Glad to see that you and your mum enjoyed your dinner. The Chicken Parma's, are made here from real chicken breast. Hope to see you back this way on another adventure to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Tribulation Road, Cow Bay, Queensland 4873, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Daintree Region  >  Cow Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4098 9011
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Description
Situated in the Daintree National Park. The Cow Bay Hotel serves fresh plentiful food in classic Oz pub style [ie hamburgers, steaks, schnitzels, Seafood, Pizza etc]. We are open for lunch & Dinner 7 days a week. We accommodate for the kids with a range of children's meals.
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