Step outside your Mantra in the Village apartment and discover North Queensland's famous dining precinct.
Port Douglas is home to more than 60 restaurants and cafes offering fantastic food and wine for people of all tastes and budgets. Get the kids together for a relaxed lunch on the wharf, settle in for coffee at one of the chic outdoor cafes or enjoy intimate dining at a secluded beachfront restaurant.
Tantalise your taste buds with local produce, fresh seafood and modern Australian, Mediterranean, Asian and regional cuisine prepared by international chefs at one of the many restaurants that line Macrossan, Wharf and Grant Streets. Fine dining can also be found in the increasingly popular suburb of Four Mile Beach. Who knows, you may even spot a Hollywood star or two!
Breakfast, lunch or dinner is just a few steps from your door at Mantra in the Village. The toughest part is choosing where to book a table, so we've listed a few of our top picks.
Modern Australian, dinner only; Port's great outdoor fine dining experience is not to be missed. 07 4099 5330
Elegant indoor/outdoor European dining; pricy but good. Chef's Hat 2012 Queensland Good Food Guide. Breakfast (Sat/Sun), lunch & dinner (7 days). Reservations 07 4099 4011
Tony & Di Sassi are Melbourne refugees who previously had Sassi at Balé and Sassi Cucina (formerly Bistro 3). Great Italian food at lunch and dinner. Bookings 4099 6744
Fine Italian food in a relaxed courtyard on the main street. Chef's Hat 2012 Queensland Good Food Guide. Reservations 07 4099 6364
Modern Australian. A local favourite in a stunning "Queenslander". Bookings 07 4099 4922
Mezzanine level, Saltwater Building, 30 Macrossan Street, handsome new “classic” Italian. Reservations 07 4099 6330
Mitre Street. International, indoor-outdoor, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Outdoors on a nice evening is preferred at this striking resort. Bookings 07 4084 3500