Throughout “Best Pubs Cairns,” a thorough guide to the best places to drink in the city, you can discover Cairns’ best bars. Look through an extensive database of places that are well-known for their tempting food, tempting drinks, and cosy ambiences. Whether you’re looking for a laid-back hangout, a bustling bar with live music, or somewhere to enjoy freshly brewed craft beers, Best Pubs Cairns makes sure every pub is recognised for its own personality, first-rate service, and remarkable encounters. This extensive guide, which is perfect for both visitors and residents, outlines the best places to experience Cairns’ lively pub culture.

Experience Cairns’ best pubs, as highlighted by the Local Australia Guide. These bars have a great assortment of drinks and a lively ambiance suitable for any kind of gathering. These venues provide everyone you could want, from a vibrant venue for cocktails to a cozy corner to savor a craft beer. Their fantastic drinks and warmhearted personnel make sure you have a great time and leave smiling, making your visit both enjoyable and remarkable.

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1. P.J.O'Brien's Irish Pub

P.J.O'Brien's Irish Pub
Original Irish culture is celebrated in a colorful surroundings at P.J. O’Brien’s Irish Pub. Warm hospitality, filling meals, and a large assortment of beverages, including vintage Irish whiskeys and beers, await you. They use live music to create a warm ambiance that is ideal for socializing with friends. They make sure there’s typically something spectacular going on by hosting events and themed nights. The dΓ©cor and menu of the bar represent their pride in their historical past.

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Monday 11:30am - 12am
Tuesday 11:30am - 12am
Wednesday 11:30am - 12am
Thursday 11:30am - 12am
Friday 11:30am - 3am
Saturday 11:30am - 3am
Sunday 11:30am - 12am
Review on Google: “Service was amazing. Shout out to the girls at the bar on 30 April 2024, super nice and helpful. Chicken Fajitias full serve easily feeds two people and was fantastic. Well worth a visit.” – Tanya Mulder

2. Cock & Bull

Cock & Bull
Explore the Cock & Bull Cairns, where our friendly crew is waiting to greet you and provide your next beverage. They have stuff for everyone, whether you’re getting rowdy at the pub, relishing one of their locally made spirits, or enjoying a fantastic Crocodile Schnitzel with with family and friends. Just hang out with them for a friendly game of pool and a couple cold ones. A beloved Cairns institution, The Cock & Bull is well known for its large, filling meals and lively ambience.

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Monday 10am - 5:30am
Tuesday 10am - 5:30am
Wednesday 10am - 5:30am
Thursday 10am - 5:30am
Friday 10am - 5:30am
Saturday 10am - 5:30am
Sunday 10am - 5:30am
Review on Trip Advisor: “Was a great atmosphere l, good food great service recommend to drop by, staff are very friendly food was fast, place was well looked after.” – Rory P

3. The Pier Bar

The Pier Bar
A colorful the beach eating experience is provided by The Pier Bar, which is housed in Cairns City, Queensland, Australia’s The Pier Shopping Centre. It’s an ideal spot for an unwinding meal and drink while watching the marina thanks to its beautiful views and comfortable vibe. The menu features a variety of seafood dishes and Australian favorites in addition to a drink selection of local beers and alcoholic drinks. With friends and family, patrons may relax and take in the tropical atmosphere while dining indoors or on the large outside deck. The Pier Bar is a well-liked destination for visitors as well as residents due to its picturesque setting.

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Monday 11:30am - 12am
Tuesday 11:30am - 12am
Wednesday 11:30am - 12am
Thursday 11:30am - 12am
Friday 11:30am - 12am
Saturday 11:30am - 12am
Sunday 11:30am - 12am
Review on Trip Advisor: “We had a beautiful pub lunch! Great view looking over the bay. Beer selection was good and very cold! Friendly staff and relaxed environment.” – Sammonm

4. The Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel
A Fair Dinkum Aussie Pub. Is one of the most renowned bars in Cairns, The Crown Hotel is open daily at 9 a.m. This drinking hole, which was established in 1886, which was offers the ideal balance. They have an incredibly pleasant workforce that will always make you comfortable with a smile and a coldie. Sports bar, bottleshop, pokies, and beer garden in back.In the centre of Cairns, an age-old Queensland pub where inhabitants are always happy to share some stories with guests and vice versa.

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Monday 9am - 9pm
Tuesday 9am - 9pm
Wednesday 9am - 9pm
Thursday 9am - 9pm
Friday 9am - 12am
Saturday 9am - 12am
Sunday 9am - 9pm
Review on Facebook: “Just wanted to say a big thank you to Nikki and the team at the crown hotel for all there help and cold drinks during my quarantine stint made a bad situation bearable πŸ˜„πŸ˜„” – Adam Whitehead

5. Rattle n Hum Cairns

Rattle N Hum Cairns
In the centre of Cairns, Rattle n Hum Cairns gives you a lively dining experience. They take tremendous pride in providing mouthwatering dishes prepared using services that are sourced locally. They are well-known for their varied menu and vibrant ambience. Rattle & Hum Cairns offers a friendly atmosphere, perfect for a friendly supper with family or a casual lunch with friends. Every visit is made unforgettable by their kind personnel, which makes it a popular destination for both residents and visitors looking for good food and a fun time in Cairns.

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Monday 12pm - 12am
Tuesday 12pm - 12am
Wednesday 12pm - 12am
Thursday 12pm - 12am
Friday 12pm - 12am
Saturday 11:30am - 12am
Sunday 11:30am - 12am
Review on Google: “In Cairns as apart of a package tour for 4 nights. Two good nights here and spot on food with good service at a reasonable price. Happy our 5 till 7 and spot on pizza and ribs. Interesting one way window in the mens toilet. Thanks and well worth a visit. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸΊπŸΊ” – Iwan Roberts

6. The Downunder Bar

The Downunder Bar
Attractive and positive, The Downunder Bar is recognised for its friendly staff and lively setting. In aside from offering a wide selection of refreshments, such as craft beers and inventive cocktails, they also have tasty meals with Australian influences. The unusual architecture of the bar is set towards the backdrop of the Australian Outback, creating a pleasant and casual environment for patrons. Live music events and themed parties are regularly held there as well making it a popular destination for residents as well as visitors. They guarantee that every guest has a memorable time thanks to their dedication to delivering exceptional service and an enjoyable experience.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 5pm - 1am
Wednesday 5pm - 1am
Thursday 5pm - 1am
Friday 5pm - 3am
Saturday 5pm - 3am
Sunday 5pm - 1am
Review on Facebook : “Had a great time here with me daughter met some nice people locals and backpackers even managed to win pool comp deffo recommend it good music good food to οΏ½” – ohn Otty

7. The Cotton Club

The Cotton Club

The Cotton Club, a popular diner and cocktail bar in Cairns’ city the heart, offers an excellent range of freshly prepared, seasonal cuisine and house-made drinks. The position offers guests an exciting setting, excellent service, and delectable food to please their pallets.Come have a dinner and a drink with them to get a real sense of everything Cairns has to offer.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 4pm -9pm
Thursday 4pm -9pm
Friday 11am - 8pm
Saturday 4pm - 8pm
Sunday 4pm - 8pm
Review on Google: “We had a lovely dinner at the Cotton Club Cairns, food was served in a timely manner, staff was lovely, the place wasn’t too crowded nor noisy. Highly recommend and would definitely go back.” – Caitlin Plando

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