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Piccolo Cucina

17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 5137
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited here with my parents in our first night in Cairns. Great food and service. Venue is very central but set back from the main flow of traffic.

2  Thank Gemma S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being a local of 36 years, we know most restaurants in Cairns but we had never been here since it moved some years ago. A colleague raved about it so we tried it on Valentine's Day. The staff were nice enough but that's where it...More

1  Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not sure what more to say really Husband had spaghetti marinara and was equally enamoured...jam packed with fresh fish Even the ice cream (pistachio really nutty) was delicious Not cheap AUD 170 including 2 glasses wine each and gin and tonic and vodka and orange...More

2  Thank CliffLass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful surprise to be joined by 50 of your nearest and dearest at this amazing restaurant! Kieran O’Connor and his staff done a remarkable job hosting this great day, from the antipasto sharing platters for starters to the melt in your mouth filet...More

2  Thank bigbhoyally
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made our choice to eat here using TA and we were not disappointed. The service was friendly and prompt. The food was delicious and the ambiance was nice. I recommend this Italian style restaurant to anyone who wants to eat good food.

2  Thank davemckay102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended to eat here by a friend and unfortunately we wish we hadn’t bothered. The service really needs improvement, the waitress that served us (as nice as she was) appeared to have no clue what she was doing. Bringing out incorrect orders such...More

Thank Rebecca J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited her recently for a quick bite. Was impressed with the spinach and ricotta ravioli and the seafood marinara.. Service was lovely also. Great location. Looking forward to going back for dinner next time :)

1  Thank mbtarca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal at Piccolo Cucina, a short walk from the Hilton Cairns. Walked up without a reservation and was immediately greeted and seated, several moments later Kieran the owner stopped by to welcome us and offered advice as I narrowed our wine selection,...More

1  Thank fran k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

11 of us had a brilliant business dinner here . From the home cooked fresh calamari , to the buffalo mozzarella, pizza breads , suckling pig , home made gelato, Nutella pizza etc ... I could go on and on ! Without doubt the best...More

1  Thank Dean D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location and very busy. Great selection of wine. Plenty of seating but ensure that you book in advance especially on weekends. Food is fairly average as the spaghetti marinara was a little tasteless. Ordered oysters for entree and they were quiet warm. They were...More

Thank Michael M
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Linda t
24 December 2016|
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Response from Gink Y | Reviewed this property |
How would I know? Call the bloody restaurant and find out yourself.tripadvisor only provides comments on the experience not the business operation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Abbott St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4051 5137
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We are Piccolo Cucina, a traditional Italian restaurant located in the center of Cairns. We take pride specializing in handmade pasta and hand stretched pizza. We support our local quality producers and their seasonal ingredients. Eat with us and be happy!
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