615 Verified Diner Reviews

Take it from the experts - we gather information from foodie experts to provide you with valuable inside knowledge and detailed descriptions on restaurants from around the country.

Total Score

8.8
615 reviews
Recommended
(8.9)
Food
(8.8)
Service
(8.7)
Value for money
(8.3)
Atmosphere
(8.6)

dined on Tue, 9 Oct 2018

(10)
Absolutely faultless, this was our first time at Ochre and definitely will not be our last. Food, service, atmosphere, and location were all perfect.

dined on Fri, 10 Aug 2018

(8)
It was interesting food, we ordered all the australian fauna meats ( crocodile, emu, kangaroo, wallaby). We ordered the platters to share and the taste was quite unimpressive. If I went again I would stick to the normal dishes and probably eat the usual meats and seafood instead.

dined on Tue, 7 Aug 2018

(8)
Excellent bush food and unique flavours that make it an intersting treat

dined on Mon, 31 Dec 2018

(10)
Fantastic service and good food. We went for NYE dinner so spent more than we usually would have but it was still excellent value for money.

dined on Mon, 31 Dec 2018

(10)
Great new year eve dinning, very accommodating and service right on point.

dined on Wed, 26 Dec 2018

(10)
It was a great evening. My kids were also happy about the dishes.

dined on Sat, 22 Dec 2018

(10)
Great location, good food and great service.

dined on Wed, 12 Dec 2018

(10)
The variety of Australian cuisine was amazing. The Australian Antipasto is a must.

dined on Wed, 12 Dec 2018

(10)
100% satisfactio
page: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10

Specials

Valentine's Day menu $90pp

Valentines Dinner Menu 2019 $90.00 pp Welcome Champagne or Craft beer Wattle seed Damper – dukka and macadamia oil Entree Quinoa, roast beetroot and macadamia salad – fennel, orange, pickled muntries and torn burrata Twice cooked pork belly and seared Queensland scallops – Davidson plum jam and cauliflower puree Salt and native pepper leaf crocodile and prawns – Vietnamese pickles, lemon aspen sambal Ricotta gnocchi – wild mushrooms, truffle cream, salt bush salsa verde, pecorino Main course Chicken supreme – pea puree- sweet potato dauphinoise- crisp proscuitto Morganbury pork fillet – macadamia crumbed – poached pear, rocket and Parmesan salad, riberry mayo Tenderloin and braised cheek – citrus mash, onion puree, sautéed exotic mushrooms, pepper berry jus Salmon fillet – sweet and sour beetroot- coconut rice Dessert Deconstructed benoffee pie – macadamia crumb, dulce de leche, smoked Itidium rum, caramalised banana and banana gelato Wattle seed Pavlova – Davidson plum sorbet – macadamia biscotti Strawberry mousse- lemon myrtle coconut ice cream Selected Gallo cheese, pepper leaf lavosh – fig chutney
When
14 Feb 2019
Thu 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Book special
Special selected! Remove

About Ochre Restaurant

Go native Ochre Restaurant has been wowing Cairns locals and tourists alike for more than 20 years with its fresh take on local produce that manages to showcase such tricky ingredients such as crocodile and wallaby with real flair. If you can, try to snaffle a table on the pavement to really get the full Cairns experience. Somehow the fresh seafood, native game and bush foods such as tempura Gulf bugs on lemongrass with a green papaya salad and sweet chilli lemon myrtle dipping sauce, or the salt and native pepper leaf crocodile and prawns taste even more authentic that way. If you’re game, leave it to the Chef and opt for the Taste of Australia Ochre platter, a four-course set menu. If you prefer a la carte, then make sure you leave room for the desserts, which, if you’re lucky, might be the wattle seed pavlova or the Davidson Plum Mousse. Most popular Dishes: Tempura Bugs on Lemongrass Skewers & Pork Belly with Queensland Scallops

Ochre Restaurant Address

Google Map

Reviews we love

14/20
79
4/5