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Vivo Palm Cove

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49 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4059 0944
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06:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 21:00
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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After approx 6 years going regularly to Vivo, today was the last. Its been notably going down hill slowly for the last year but we keep on giving it another go. Today was the last time we will bother as its finally hit the bottom for us. Waited one and a half hours for our breakfast which then became lunch.... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a local family, we love this restaurant. We frequent for breakfast and lunch and never disappoints. Great friendly staff, always attentive to our children as well, and great coffee. The best in Palm Cove by a mile.

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2 Thank Theresa P
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to a different restaurant every night - except for Vivo, as it was the best we also spent our last night there. Entrees best I have ever had anywhere and mains also exceptional. We had set menu first time, great value for money, branched out second time so a little more expensive but worth it.

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2 Thank russall
Port Douglas, Australia
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I like Vivo for always creating new things for specials. The fish was great, drinks can take a bit long to come from time to time but the meals were amazing. Coffee is average. But definitely has the best location and view!

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1 Thank zachery701
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Palm Cove for less than 24 hours and visited Vivo 3 times! First for a delicious much needed iced coffee on arrival. Secondly for dinner which was great. My pork belly was accompanied by a fresh asian salad - yummy. My husbands seafood pasta was also delicious . Our waiter was outstanding and was there whenever needed.... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to Vivo on prior visits, but it seemed this trip that they had gone to another level. We had breakfast there (Vietnamese Omelette YUM) the first day and went back for Dinner that night and the service was really great also.

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Cairns, Australia
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Vivo's so many times over the years. The food quality is consistent (I especially love the daily fish specials), and the service is consistently good. No need for us to go anywhere else in Palm Cove. And this is the same for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

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1 Thank AmandaC12
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cannot fault food and service the best in a long time. Prices reasonable too.fish and chips served with flair and plenty of fish

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1 Thank wendykleeman
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Vivos is lovely for cocktails and afternoon snacks. Happy is hour ambiance is relaxed and the view is fabulous. Their food is consistently good and the service is always very attentive. Highly recommended

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very helpful and friendly. Our food and drinks were lovely although the watermelon salad could have been a larger serve for the price. But over all it is a great place to dine or have a drink and take in the view.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Williams Esp, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4059 0944
Description
All day dining from 6.30am daily. Happy Hour and Tapas from 3-5.30pm. Beachfront dining offering stunning views out to the Coral Sea, incorporating outdoor seating as well as verandah seating in a classic Queensland colonial building. Proudly serving Genovese coffee.

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