This little Cafe at 35 Macrossan Street powers along with a very comprehensive menu. Not only that Dave provides table service which is handy if you like your fish fillets grilled. Dave's reasonably priced Menu includes: Ice cold drinks, Roast meals, Hamburgers, Hot rolls, Fresh salads, Fish, Chips and a variety of chicken dishes. To save on the queues at dinner time Dave will deliver orders for purchases over $30. Phone: 0740994474 More on Dave's Takeaway: cruise.portdouglas.daintree.info/davestakeaway
No website yet.
Cost = $25.80 (slightly more than competition)
Fish above average.
Fat chips (?) average.
Raw slaw could have been in a container.
It is early days for this new cafe and we wish them well.
Shop 52 Reef Marina (upstairs)
44 Wharf Street
07 4099 4955
Long term locals will remember this venue as FJ's in the late '80's
and later as Oscar's Restaurant.
Now it is a swish restaurant and wine bar with stupendous views over the marina, harbour and rainforest clad mountains.
We went for lunch on the third day:
Hahn light beer ............. $6
Gin and tonic ........ $16
Cape Schanck Pinot Grigio ........... $36
Lamb Tartlet with cucumber yogurt, lemon and paprika ........ $6
Flash fried calamari with paprika, lemon and pink river salt ....... $14
Butter fried Spanish Mackerel with steamed broccolini and bok choy ......... $30
Mixed green salad with olive oil and balsamic dressing ...... $10
The stand out was the Mackerel, it was simply gorgeous and was head and shoulders
over the usual for lunch in Port Douglas.
At $118.50 for a Thursday lunch we thought it a tad expensive and looking at the drinks bill, the gin and tonic was overp…