The Reef Hotel Casino has a variety of award-winning restaurants to delight your taste buds with flavours to savour from across the globe.  Kick off the day with an à la carte breakfast or just enjoy a coffee at Merchant Artisan Food & Coffee, experience Asian culinary culture at Soy Kitchen Street Food, enjoy a casual bite at Flinders Bar and Grill or, for fine dining with the friendly touch, book a table at the acclaimed Tamarind Restaurant, our options are plentiful.


The pinnacle of dining at The Reef Hotel Casino is the world renowned Tamarind Restaurant. With a coveted Chef Hat award and a recipient of the World Luxury Restaurant Awards continent winner for Fusion Cuisine in Australia and Oceania, Tamarind is celebrated as Cairns’ most awarded restaurant.

Tamarind Restaurant is open for dinner

Tuesday to Saturday 5:30pm – 9:30pm

Now open from 5pm for drinks on the deck


Flinders Bar & Grill is located right in the heart of the gaming action and is an over-eighteen venue offering a fast and friendly bistro style service. Whether you are wanting a snack, lunch or dinner, Flinders Bar & Grill has something to satisfy your hunger.

Located inside The Reef Hotel Casino 18+

Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursday 11am – 12am

Friday & Saturday 11am – 2am


At Soy Kitchen Street Food, you’ll find the perfect blend of Asian cuisine on the menu and this cultural theme is carried through the restaurant in every way.

Opening Hours

Sunday to Thursday 4pm – 10pm

Friday & Saturday 11:30am – 10pm


Any coffee lover would agree that Merchant’s specialised coffees are divine, and the à la carte breakfast menu full of FNQ flavour.

Open Daily 6:30am – 12pm for Breakfast

(Last orders 11.30am)