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Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian, Grill
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. "Beast of a Feast"
1. "Beast of a Feast"
"These have seriously got to be the best value meals we have EVER had."
Jazmine M
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2. "Decor alone worth a visit"
2. "Decor alone worth a visit"
"Loved the atmosphere with all the memorabilia!"
Joann L
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3. "Cairns Best Value"
3. "Cairns Best Value"
"Big portions! Outside thé expensive touristic area! Recommended"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had about 4 meals here on our holidays & we didn’t get a bad 1. All huge meals & the service by young mimi was exceptional, i would definately recommend this place👌👌👌

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 31 August 2021 via mobile

Great place to pull into to have a good feed. Staff are all friendly and there’s a great vibe. It’s a bit of a maze to get around as it’s so big lol

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 22 July 2021 via mobile

Worst pub meal I’ve ever had. Gf option was “salad” with veg. Veg was peas and carrots. I’m amazed they could fit so many carrots on the plate. Tasteless and bland. Maybe ok for the locals but not worth my waste of money Do yourself...a favour and give the place a total missMore

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 10 July 2021 via mobile

MAN!!, What a bloody excellent feed Great food, great prices, excellent atmosphere and really cool desserts We are a family of 4, we tried the steak, kids meals, pasta and salads and of course the deserts, all while knocking back s as couple of cold...beers and alcoholic ginger better Really top place for families, singles or groups You have to have a go at the death by chocolate Dessert - we can, we tried and we conqueredMore

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 8 July 2021 via mobile

Great ambience, relaxing, great staff and delicious food. Old time feel, and close to where we we staying. Highly recommend this bar and restaurant to anyone travelling this way

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 29 June 2021 via mobile

This place is dingy and horrible Just like the food, tasteless and bland VEGS= peas and carrots I don’t think so Steak over cooked cheap cuts And might be ok by the locals but if you’re visiting from Brisbane or south of the boarder you...should not bother!!!!More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 28 June 2021 via mobile

Good pub feed, and good prices. Happy hour was good value for money for drinks. The staff are friendly and the tables were well spaced apart, not too crowded

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 25 June 2021 via mobile

Best place, has the chilliest people, doesn't f around, good vibe, good food and great service + value

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed 25 June 2021 via mobile

Well. Empty pockets but the entertainment was priceless. Only 2 x patrons tackled to the floor so far and chucked out. Wonder what will happen before they close in the early hours of the morning. Stay tuned

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 2 June 2021 via mobile

Went in at 4:30 for happy hour and a feed. No menus anywhere so the Mrs decided to ask the only staff she could see, a chef just inside Carnivore kitchen, she called out to him many times and he kept ignoring her. Ok fair...enough maybe he couldn't hear her (he could). She finds a waitress who gave us menus for lunch which is till 5pm. Or dinner menus for 5:30 onward. Goes to top kitchen/bar to order food at 4:50pm, gets told nope no food till 5:30, comes back to table. I said no, don't take that, go back and tell her it's not 5pm yet menu states still 5pm. She turned very rude and finally said ok go order downstairs. No thanks, that's a different menu we wanted from the top menu. The lady serving at the top is trash, terrible person. Rude. My Mrs is Japanese and is only ever polite. Shame they treated her like crap. Not a good place, don't ever visit here unless you want bad service, fraudulent menu hours and to hang out with less than desirable clinetele.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Geoffrey S
19 May 2019|
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Response from CocknBull1 | Property representative |
Hi Geoffrey! We do have smaller options available such as the salt and pepper calamari (entree size), hot chips and selected meals available in-between lunch and dinner service. We also have our very popular smoked or deep... More
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Cock & Bull, Cairns is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4