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The Pier Bar

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, ,
1 Pierpoint Road | The Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 4677
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (52 reviews)
“nachos” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
1 Pierpoint Road | The Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I liked the venue a lot, especially after a day on the water. A group of friends went for happy hour based on the location and a rec. Food seemed fine, same beer as everywhere else, but the bar tenders were not attentive, slow, ignored...More

Thank Ryan K
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ryan K, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide your candid feedback. I'm deeply concerned to read about your experience with our staff. Customer service is something I personally hold at the forefront of our business and I appreciate you letting...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Dropped in for lunch and found the food very bland and disappointing. My barramundi was over cooked and the pork tacos really dryMore

Thank tracyjackson5
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Tracyjackson, I'm so terribly sorry to hear about your recent experience here. While we always appreciate candid feedback, the last thing we want is to see a guest leave unsatisfied. Please contact me directly via amy@thepierbar.com.au if you would like to revisit and give...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had nice burgers and beers at the Pier Bar for lunch. Good service, nice and tasty and a good view overlooking the park and the bay.

Thank Andrew M
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andrew M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your lovely feedback! So pleased you enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again, Kind regards, Amy, GM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few beers down here on a Sunday afternoon. Great spot. A wide range of drinks, though not my favourite selection of beers. Service at the bar was patchy. I seemed to be the invisible man at one point, and it wasn’t even busy....More

Thank milkmeister
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear milkmeister, Thank you for your review! I'm so pleased you enjoyed your Sunday arvo with us. I was disappointed to hear that our service over the bar let you down. We do appreciate the feedback and can certainly use your constructive comments to better...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for a late lunch catching up with our cousins we hadnt seen for a while. We met our little cousin for the first time and they were acciomodating with their one year old. Great menu and the food is really really good!...More

Thank Michelle B
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michelle B, Thank you so much for your review, that's fantastic feedback and so lovely to hear! I'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind regards, Amy, GM

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I would just like to say that on having re visited here not only at management request but again I can now say that my first experience here was a once off and all other visits have been amazing. Thank you Amy and your team...More

Thank palmcove1
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2018

Dear Palmcove, That is so fantastic to hear, thank you so much for the opportunity to regain you as a patron!! We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind regards, Amy

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyable lunch and went later for drinks. Really lively a good service at the bar. Lunch and dinner menu has lots of choice and would recommend. However, my partner asked for a lamb and halloumi salad, and only one thin piece of the cheese...More

Thank MikeJones1878
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Dear MikeJones, Thank you so much for your review, it's always lovely to hear of guests enjoying their time spent at The Pier. Your constructive comments on the lamb salad have been passed onto the head chef that we may improve for next time. All...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing food, the burgers were amazing! Will return again :) Lots of options and the Cajun onion rings were awesome.

Thank Chelseaspie
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Dear Chelseaspie, Thank you so much for your review! We look forward to welcoming you back again! Kind regards, Amy, GM

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Quite a large menu that will cater for most tastes. Executed as you would expect for this sort of establishment BUT does the young lady at the bistro understand the term 'hospitality'? Evidently not. Surely the surliest server I've had in a while. Being polite...More

Thank Sean D
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Dear Sean D, Thank you for taking the time to review us and leave your valuable feedback. While I'm delighted you enjoyed our food and drinks menu, I was quite concerned to read about your experience with our team member. This is certainly not the...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Great pleace, suprime location, good variety of yummy cocktails, the busiest pub around full of positive vibes

Thank joyful35
The Pier Bar C, General Manager at The Pier Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Dear Joyful35, Thank you so much for your kind words! We love hearing that! Enjoy!! Kind regards, Amy, GM

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themp3
9 April 2016|
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Response from The Pier Bar C | Property representative |
Hi Heather, What time time were you looking to come in for dinner? On weekends after 6pm we are an over 18 only venue. Thank you
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LesleyiD
8 October 2015|
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Response from The Pier Bar C | Property representative |
Hi Lesley, thanks for your message. Our tap beers range from $7 - $9 for pints, basic spirits are $8 and wines range from $6.50 - $9 by the glass. Every day we have happy hour from 5pm-7pm which includes $4 schooners, $5... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$13
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Pierpoint Road | The Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 4677
  • E-mail
Description
In an enviable location by the water, The Pier Bar is somewhat of an institution in Cairns, known for our delicious wood fired pizzas and our relaxed Sundays and our big party events. The Pier Bar is open 11.30am until late every day, serving up sun, fun, lunch, dinner or just drinks!
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