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Turtle Rock Cafe

Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 0185
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Fast food
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Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch before our next walk and had the best burgers. I got the chicken burger that had delicious avocado and salad - it was perfection. Thanks for a lovely quick stop, fast service with a friendly smile.

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the fish wraps and fish and chips. Generous and delicious serving of fish. Picnic tables out front. Tasty, inexpensive, fast. Definitely great place for a quick lunch.

Thank kathy1966
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Good coffee, fantastic and friendly staff. Food was good. Pop in and have a bite to eat and a chat and check out their ocean safari reef tour too! You won't be disappointed!

Thank DanEgan
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Love that you enjoyed the vibe from the team 😄

Reviewed 10 July 2017

It was 4pm, right on closing time, but they happily made our coffee and we got muffins and banana bread. All great tasting and good coffee with parking right out front.

Thank Meinertzfam
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Glad we could help with a quick caffeine boost with the convenience of onsite parking 😄

Reviewed 6 July 2017

A great spot for good cafe meal served by happy helpful staff. Indoor and outdoor options. Awe enjoyed a delicious and generous serve of fish and chips

Thank Castu999
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Cheers for the great feedback!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great coffee and food to be had after a big session tree surfing. Fresh food, well made! great place to hang and share travellers' tips.

Thank Ali C
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

We are all about good coffee and food. The team couldn't be happier to hear you enjoyed hanging out and sharing your Daintree adventures 😄

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Had fish and chips presented in good recyclable paper and cardboard containers but there was not a recycling bin in sight and it all went into the general waste bin. A bit disappointing seeing the effort was made to serve in recyclable containers. Food was...More

Thank Marg5150
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Glad you enjoyed your lunch! The team at the Turtle Rock is committed to doing their bit for the environment. We have recycling bins located on each end of the building for plastic, glass and cans. The recyclable packaging we serve food in can be...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

The coffee was amazing (i'm picky) and the breakfast was incredible..avocado on toast with chilli flakes - simple and delicious. I was expecting the food to be really expensive like at most tourist destinations, but this wasn't the case. Bathrooms clean, staff very friendly and...More

Thank Diego G
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

When it comes to coffee we are picky too, love that you enjoyed the local Black Mountain brew 😄. Smashed Avo is a team fave too! Cheers for the great review.

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Simple and tasty lunch including fish and chips, fish wraps, and great coffee! Friendly staff makes the experience very nice.

Thank Dariusz W
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Fish Tacos are a specialty and guest favourite. A big thanks from the whole team for the great review.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Following our trip to the reef, we were famished and decided to eat here as it was convenient to the ocean Safari office and there was adequate seating outside. We had burgers and a fish wrap. All very tasty, reasonably priced and it gave us...More

Thank Twotanks
OceanRafting_Safari, Owner at Turtle Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Being able to relax post tour and chat about the experience over a tasty meal is awesome! Delighted you enjoyed your time with the team.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Daintree Region  >  Cape Tribulation
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4098 0185
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Description
Turtle Rock Cafe is located in the remote rainforest region of Cape Tribulation in Tropical North Queensland, 110km north of Cairns. Situated 400m from the beach, the Turtle Rock Cafe is located within the heart of the Daintree National Park and Wet Tropics World Heritage area, home to some of the oldest rainforest on earth and adjacent to the Great Barrier Reef. The Turtle Rock Cafe offers fresh wholesome food, great coffee and outdoor dining, with a casual friendly atmosphere in the heart of Cape Tribulation. With a menu offering healthy sandwiches and wraps, burgers, cakes, muffins and delicious meals made to order, the Turtle Rock Cafe is also known for its great locally grown coffee. The Turtle Rock Cafe showcases the wide variety of delicious produce the Tropical North Queensland region has to offer. Using Malanda milk, farm fresh eggs and cheese from the Southern Tablelands, Mareeba grown coffee, fresh produce from the Atherton Tablelands and locally grown exotic fruits (seasonal) you can experience the best of North Queensland produce in one place. The Turtle Rock Cafe is located Cape Tribulation Road, opposite PK's, and the site is also home to Ocean Safari and Safari Lodge....Why not stay a while longer and enjoy everything the region has to offer? Make sure you check out our daily specials! Open 8am - 5pm, 7 days a week. Phone orders welcome.
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