Fodor's Expert Review Barnacle Bill's Seafood Inn
Complete with netting and mounted, shellacked fish on the walls, Barnacle Bill's is an Esplanade institution, serving fresh, mainly local seafood to throngs of tourists. Lunch and dinner menus are packed with dishes showcasing mud crabs, crayfish, prawns, oysters, wild barramundi, mahimahi, salmon, and coral trout. The wine list favors mid-range Australian and New Zealand vintages. Diners who order before 6 pm and depart by 7:30 get a 20% discount.
103 The Esplanade
Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia