Modern Australian in Cooktown

Balcony Restaurant

Upstairs, the Sovereign Resort's formal Balcony Restaurant serves French-inspired Mod Oz cuisine like confit of duck with sweet potato puree or pistachio-crusted rack of lamb (along with seafood, of course). The Caf…
Fish & Chips in Cooktown

Gill'd & Gutt'd

Fish and chips the way it should be – fresh and smack on the waterside wharf.
Modern Australian in Cooktown

Restaurant 1770

Opening on to a romantic waterside deck, Restaurant 1770 gives fresh local fish top billing. Save space for mouth-watering desserts.
Italian in Cooktown

The Italian

Generous, satisfying portions of hearty Italian fare served in an inviting al fresco atmosphere with occasional live music and efficient service. There's even Chinese on the menu: go figure.
Cafe in Cooktown

Verandah Cafe

Attached to Nature's Powerhouse at the entrance to the botanic gardens, the broad, shady deck of this cafe is a serene setting for tea and scones or seasonal dishes like gado gado with coconut damper.
Bistro in Cooktown

Balcony Restaurant Cafe-Bar

Bistro in Cooktown

Cooktown Bowls Club

Big bistro meals. Join the locals in social bowls Wednesday and Saturday afternoons.