Cuisine: A La Carte, Asian, Fusion
Price Point: Mains from $25 - $35+

Ignite your senses at Temple of Tastes!

Offering a culinary experience like no other, Executive Chef Anthony Smith serves a menu of exquisite Southeast Asian-inspired flavours.

The kitchen is passionate in using the finest produce of Northern Queensland. With a unique ‘produce to plate’ approach, the chefs serve a local bounty of premium, fresh and often organic food, sourced from artisan growers.

Imagine flavour fusions like grilled kangaroo, sesame crusted tuna, and slow-braised duck dumplings. Steak-lovers will adore their grass-fed Cape Grim sirloin, or for a vegetarian dish, try the pan fried herb gnocchi.

There is also an excellent range of Australian and International wines, beers and beverages to compliment your meal.

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Temple of Tastes
5 Triton St, Palm Cove
Cairns 4879

Open Hours:
Everyday 6am - 10am // 6pm - 9pm

Phone: +61 7 4059 9628
Website: www.templeoftastes.com.au

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Temple of Tastes
Location: Palm Cove
Cuisine: A La Carte, Asian, Fusion
Mains: $25 - $35+

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Brooke Hartmann

Temple of Tastes was DEVINE. We were blown away by the quality of the food and the timely service from the extremely polite and friendly wait staff. 10/10, we could not fault a thing and had the most enjoyable evening. We've been telling everyone how luscious is was and we will definitely be back!

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Sarah Burnes

Can't believe I've lived here for 5 years and not been to this restaurant! Just do yourself a favour...and your tastebuds a favour and book it!

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John Day

We had a unforgettable time with friends after a very relaxed and enjoyable night enjoying the surroundings which was complimented by the food that we had

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After a not so perfect dining experience a few days prior, we reluctantly tried again as we were staying at the resort and it was just so convenient. Pleased to say we thoroughly enjoyed this dinner, with good food and wine. We appreciated the complimentary bread rolls, and our mains were lovely, just could have done with some more vegetables to add to the few on the plate.

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Great service & food!

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Karen Fletcher

First visit to this restaurant and from the moment we stepped in the restaurant we were made to feel very welcome. A lovely experience good service & food .

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Beautiful food in a beautiful setting! 5 stars!

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Emi Ohkuma Cairns

Amazing! Foods, service, price, everything are great! We had a wonderful night, I'll go back there again!

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Jeni Mancini

Wanted something special for our wedding anniversary and I am so glad we chose Temple of Tastes. Fantastic taster/degustation menu with paired wines. Great service and a wonderful setting.

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Treahna Daly

Amazing as always! The best food in cairns!

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Yummo. Very delicious generous sized fine dining food.
Cannot wait to go back there to taste the other dishes not yet sampled. Thank you

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Harriet VT

Incredible food, lovely dining area and super friendly and accommodating staff

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Wonderful food,great service. Such a lovely open feeling about the restaurant. Very tropical dining. Highly recommend

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Scott Doherty

Great location, excellent food and great service. Couldn't be happier with our night, Cheers

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Luke Anthony

Nice food we got the 7 course meal, each dish taste good and was well presented the staff were friendly throughout although I would say the wait time between dishes was a little too long

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Amazing! The food was incredible and the staff were so accommodating to our family. We will definitely be back :)

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Just amazing! We opted for the degustation menu & were so glad we did! Every course that arrived were not only tasty but presented perfectly. Ben- our waiter had knowledge, explained every course on arrival and made sure we always had water or a drink on the table. We’re so glad we booked dinner here, no doubt we will be back.

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Treahna Daly

STUNNING AS ALWAYS! ;-)

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John Brimstone

Wonderful evening with the family. Amazing food, great service and a pleasant atmosphere. Strongly recommend.

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Cathy Steane

Amazing food and wonderful service

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Angela Lyon

It was our first time with First Table and the experience was absolutely wonderful. The service was fantastic and the food was to die for. Highly recommend and cannot wait to book our next table.

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Awesome food and service.

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Went to Temple of Tastes at Palm Cove, Cairns. Amazing food and service. Will be back again

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A beautiful venue, excellent service and the food was very nice especially the dessert, yum

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Amazing food, best carpaccio I've ever had. We went twice during our holiday. Probably best place in palm cove.

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Treahna Daly

We absolutely loved our dinner @ Temple of Tastes where we try and dine often as it is our fave restaurant in Cairns! Now that we have found First Table we will be going even more often and telling all of our friends! Love the idea of dining earlier cheaper especially as we have kids! Thank you First Table! Love your work!

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Cecile Wilson

Fantastic food and even better service from the fabulous George!
Highlight was the pork belly and scallops entree.

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Kelly Evans

Mike & I enjoyed our evening with you- both food & service & setting! Thankyou very much!
We had the degustation - makes for great value with First Table! Next time I would opt for the paired wines with each course!

Cheers :)

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Hannah Jordan

A beautiful and blissful outdoor dining experience. Our European waiter was very informative of our dishes and was very helpful in pairing our wines. Would recommend the Cobia and the Sesame Tuna for mains.

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Rachael Buenaflor

The food was great and the service was excellent.

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Hyaesil Gilligan

Services were prompt and food was delicious. my fish could be seasoned a bit better... otherwise can not fault. It was great atmosphere and present experience.

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Lindy Tram

We enjoyed our dining experience with friends. We ordered pulled beef, pork belly and duck dumplings for entree - all were delicious. For main we had sirloin and rib eye steaks and seared tuna - again 10/10. We finished with dessert sharing plates which satisfied our sweet tooth without being overwhelmingly sweet. Flawless service and fingerlicking good foods. Fine dining which will leave your belly full.

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John Day

The Temple of Tastes at Sea Temple Palm Cove was amazing atmosphere surroundings and food made for a awesome experience

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Service was excellent. Food was delicious. Will go back next time I'm in Palm Cove.

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Lovely setting, food was good and service was quite good too. The service was quite slow, might be due to the lack of stuff. However, they were friendly & professional even when they were busy. Had a lovely evening.

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Samantha Ray

The service was amazing and all the food was excellent. We got the chocolate tart with raspberry sorbet and caramel popcorn for dessert and it was divine, the best dessert I’ve ever had. We will definitely be going back.

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Brooke Nicholson Thomson

We dined on the 16/11, the food had so much flavour & a great variety. The staff was really friendly & attentive. We’ll go again

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Delicious degustation, superb service and amazing atmosphere!

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Lynda Van

Had the tasting/degustation menu and the matching wines. Food and drinks were great, loved the menu.

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jacqui anderson

What a great anniversary dinner at Temple of Taste Palm Cove! The staff were very friendly and attentive and the food delicious! Can definitely recommend and look forward to visiting again

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Food and service was to a high standard.

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Amee Jay

Could not fault the food. Was one of the best 7-course meals I’ve had! Highly recommended.

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