The Pier Bar, Cairns, Australia

We're back, fresh and ready for another 10 years of great moments in the Queensland sun!

An iconic venue

In an enviable location by the water, The Pier Bar is somewhat of an institution in Cairns, known for our delicious wood fired pizzas and our relaxed Sundays and our big party events.
The Pier Bar is open 11.30am until late every day, serving up sun, fun, lunch, dinner or just drinks!

To enquire about corporate or private events or to book a table for lunch or dinner call 4031 4677 or email

Find Us

The Pier Shopping Centre
1 Pierpoint Road
Cairns  QLD  4870

Opening Hours

363 days a year
(Closed Good Friday & Christmas Day)
11.30am till late every day
Kitchen 11.30am till late


Call us on 07 4031 4677
Email us at

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The Pier Bar is a great spot to catch up with friends.  We have an extensive wine & beer list and a cocktail menu featuring delicious in-house creations as well as the classics.  From the food menu, our classic wood fired pizzas, burgers, fish n chips, steaks, seafood, pasta, the list goes on….

Download our Full Food Menu here

Don’t forget you must book for groups, call us on 4031 4677.

We also offer takeaway pizzas, pick up only.

Small or Share

Oven baked garlic bread 7

Bruschetta 8

Trio of dips 9

Freshly shucked oysters
Natural ½ Doz 14.5 doz 26
Kilpatrick ½ Doz 15.5 doz 28
Mixed Oysters ½ Doz 15.5 doz 28

Pier’s famous chicken wings 12.5
Oven baked then pan-fried in our famous BBQ Pier sauce: Spicy, medium or mild, served with a blue cheese dipping sauce

Salt n pepper calamari 13.5
Flash fried calamari dusted with our salt and pepper mix, a wedge of lemon and an aioli dipping sauce

Veg 14.5 Beef 16.5
Crispy corn chips topped with mild chilli beef, melted cheese and shallots served with sour cream and guacamole

Sliders 15.5
Choose any 3
Lamb & eggplant
Wagyu beef & cheddar cheese
Marinated chicken
Bacon, grilled veggie & pesto
Served with sweet potato fries and aioli dipping sauce



Caesar Salad 15.5
Cos lettuce, crispy bacon, soft poached egg, garlic croutons, shaved parmesan cheese and anchovies, tossed with a Caesar dressing
Add grilled Chicken 18.5
Add salt n pepper calamari 19.5

Prawn & Avocado salad 15.5
Chilled ocean prawns, avocado, salad cuts andmixed leaves with a gingered mango and lime dressing

Thai Beef Salad 15.5
Marinated and seared beef strips, cucumber, tomato, mixed leaves, roasted peanuts, coriander and bean sprouts, drizzled with a nam jim dressing


Beef Burger 14.5
Grilled grass fed lean beef with cheddar cheese, lettuce, sliced tomato & aioli

Pier’s Tropicana burger 15.5
Grilled grass fed lean beef, cheddar cheese, avocado, crispy bacon, pineapple, salad, relish and mango sauce

Chicken Burger 15.5
Grilled chicken breast, avocado, crispy bacon,salad, relish and herb mayonnaise

Mexican Chicken Burger 15.6
Cajun chicken breast, cheddar cheese and salad with chilli sour cream sauce

Moroccan Lamb Burger 15.5
Grilled grass fed lean lamb, roasted peppers, tzatziki, salad and relish

Veggie Burger 14.5
Premium veggie pattie with tasty cheese, avocado, salad, relish and herb mayonnaise

Texas Steak Sandwich 16.5
Grilled tender rib fillet, caramelised onions, lettuce, sliced tomato and BBQ sauce

Pier’s Classic Chicken Wrap 15.5
Slightly spiced chicken breast, bacon, shredded parmesan cheese, lettuce and Caesar dressing, wrapped in a soft tortilla

All burgers served wtih beer battered fries, Sweet potato fries or salad
Any extra fillings or sauces – add $1 each

Something More

Flame Grilled Rib Fillet 
250g 25.5 / 300g 31.5
Premium Aussie beef, straight off the bone, served with beer battered fries and salad or seasonal vegetables and mash

300g Rump 26.5
Served with beer battered fries and salad or vegetables and mash
Sauces: Rosemary Gravy, Mushroom, Diane, Pepper, Red wine jusOR prawns in a creamy garlic sauce add $5

Waterfront schnitzel 25.5
Crumbed chicken topped with bacon, sliced avocado and hollandaise sauce, served with beer battered fries and salad or seasonal vegetables and mash

Chicken Supreme 25.5
Grilled chicken breast stacked with prawns, sun dried tomato and garlic and coriander cream sauce, served on top of creamy potato mash and baby spinach

Great Northern Fish n Chips 24.5
Great Northern battered Spanish mackerel accompanied by a fresh garden salad and beer battered fries

Baked Barramundi & Prawns 26.5
Local Barramundi and prawns oven baked, with citrus corn salsa, asparagus with lemon butter and chive sauce. Served with beer battered fries or mash

Flame Grilled Pork Spare Ribs
Slow roasted ribs finished on the char grill and basted in PiersBBQ sauce. Served with beer battered fries and salad
½ size 21.5 / Full 31.5

Lamb Cutlets 27.5
Grilled lamb cutlets marinated and cooked to perfection. Served with seasonal vegetables, mash and a side of mint jelly

Roast Chicken Pesto Linguini 22.5
Roast chicken, garlic, pesto cream, parmesan cheese, toasted pine nuts, with garlic bread

Mediterranean Linguini 20.5
Garlic, kalamata olives, sundried tomatoes, spinach,roast capsicum, parmesan cheese, with garlic bread
Add grilled Chicken 24.5
Add grilled Prawns 25.5


Margherita 14.5
Napoli sauce, mozzarella, tomato slices and fresh basil

Classic Tropicana 15.5
Napoli sauce, mozzarella, ham and pineapple

Supreme 17.5
Napoli sauce, mozzarella, pepperoni, ham, onion, mushroom, pineapple, capsicum and olives

Cairn’s Carnivores 17.5
Napoli sauce, steak, bacon, pepperoni, ham, chorizo, red onions, chives, mozzarella and oregano

Herbivores 15.5
Napoli sauce, mozzarella, roasted capsicum, oven driedtomatoes, mushrooms and fresh baby spinach leaves

Chilli, Prawn & Pineapple 17.5
Prawns, pineapple, capsicum, mushroom, coriander,red onion and the Chef’s special chilli sauce

Pier’s Shipwrecked 18.5
Garlic oil, BBQ sauce, mozzarella, bacon, roast beef, pepperoni, ham, mushroom and onion

Fire breather 17.5
Napoli sauce, pepperoni, peppered chicken, chilli flakes, and jalapeno peppers, drizzled with our hot sauce

Kids Meals

For kids 12 years & under
All with fries, tomato sauce & a kids soft drink

Burger 8
Mini beef pattie with cheese and tomato sauce

Napoli Pasta 8
Spaghetti, Napoli sauce and cheese

Fish 8
2 small pieces of battered fish

Nuggets 8
6 golden fried nuggets

Functions & Events

Fabulous Functions at an Iconic Venue

Celebrate your next event at The Pier Bar.   The Pier Bar loves a party, private or corporate.  Birthdays, celebrations or Christmas events.  From 10 to 400 guests we offer sit down functions and stand up cocktail style events with a range of diverse spaces to suit.  Enjoy a delicious lunch or dinner or perhaps our canape selection for a stand up party.

Our new Esplanade Lounge is a perfect space for a stand up cocktail party for up to 60 guests.

Download our Function Package here!

Email us for more information at or call on 4031 4677.

We’d be more than happy to show you around the venue and discuss your requirements.

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Contact Us

The Pier Bar
The Pier Shopping Centre
1 Pierpoint Road
Cairns  QLD  4870

 07 4031 4677

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