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Eleanor Knight3 years ago

For people who aren't ready to let go of the weekend.

For many people sunday evenings are spent on the sofa with takeaway, wondering how the weekend went so fast. Well, perhaps it doesnt have to be over quite yet? Cairns is full of fun and quirky places, perfect for a cool sunday session or fun family outing. Whether you're looking for a snazzy bar where you can enjoy a classy cocktail or a traditional tavern for some classic pub grub, we've got you covered.

The Pier Bar & Grill

The Pier Bar & Grill – Cairns

Overlooking the ocean, The Pier Bar and Grill is the ideal venue to see the weekend away with a group of friends and a few beverages of your choice. Attracting crowds from far and wide, their weekly sunday sessions offer a lively and fun atmosphere together with awesome live music from both bands and DJ’s. With a list of specials on drinks and food, you’re able to sit in stylish comfort, overlooking the gorgeous waterfront views. Sporting a delicious menu of all the classic meals you’d expect from a beachside restaurant, including gourmet burgers and baked barramundi and prawns, you’ll be sure to have a great time with great food at The Pier Bar and Grill.
Where: Pier Point Rd, Cairns, QLD

Vertigo Bar & Lounge

Vertigo Bar & Lounge – Cairns

The Vertigo Bar and Lounge can be found inside The Reef Hotel Casino in Cairns and offers the ultimate sunday session experience for anyone who loves the weekend. If you love singing, you’re going to love what this bar has in store for you, especially with their special Karaoke Sundaze session happening every week. Get together with your friends, grab a few drinks and enjoy sunday evening before it’s over. With a selection of delicious cocktails as well as a wide range of other alcoholic beverages, there is a drink to suit everyone. So what are you waiting for? If you and your mates can’t resist singing a bit of Whitney Houston out loud, head down to Wharf Street and let the fun begin!
Where: 35-41 Wharf St, Cairns, QLD

Shangri-La Hotel 

Shangri-La Hotel – Cairns

If you’re the kind of person who enjoys a glass of gin and tonic next to the pool on a sunday arvo, the Shangri-La Hotel in Cairns is the place for you. Found in the gorgeous setting of the Cairns Marina, this classy hotel offers both the Poolside Bar with a relaxing and tropical experience, as well as an up-market lounge bar where you can sample an aray of fine wines and boutique beers. Whether you’re after a quiet drink with your partner or a get together with the girls, this superior location will be sure to satisfy you needs. If some food is what you fancy, Ba8 offers a contemporary and stylish selection of professionally crafted, bite-sized tapas to feast your appetite upon. With an extensive list of finely crafted cocktails allow yourself to sit back, relax and enjoy the last few hours of the weekend in one of Cairns more prestigious settings.
Where: Pierpoint Road Cairns, Queensland, 4870

Cock & Bull Tavern

Cock & Bull Tavern – Cairns

If a traditional and hearty meal is what gets you into the sunday spirit then the Cock and Bull Tavern, located in the heart of Cairns, is the ideal spot for you. Operated by an array of friendly and welcoming staff, this family owned, English-style tavern is a fantastic and affordable location for both groups of friends and families to indulge in a bit of pub grub and their favourite beer. Popular among couples, backpackers and youngsters, featuring a tropical beer garden, this pub offers the ultimate outdoor seating experience, allowing you to relax under the warm evening sun in a gorgeous location, while enjoying a cold beer. If a bit of meaningless gambling fun is what you’re looking for, the Cock and Bull Tavern features a large room of over 45 pokies as well as other activities such as Keno, pool tables and wide screen TV’s showing a variety of entertainment. Whether you’re looking for fun for the whole family or a group of mates who are keen catch up before Monday rolls back into town, the Cock and Bull Tavern is the perfect location for the ultimate sunday session.
Where: 6 Grove St, Cairns North, QLD