Osprey’s Restaurant | Thala Beach Nature Reserve, Port Douglas


Enjoy modern Australian cuisine with uninterrupted Coral Sea views all the way to the horizon while dining at our special Port Douglas restaurant, Osprey’s Restaurant, 15 mins south of Port Douglas. Enjoy dining with a Tropical North Queensland panoramic vista towards Port Douglas and Cape Tribulation across the sparkling waters of the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage forest-clad ranges.

Dine amongst nature with birds flitting through the treetop canopy while experiencing the tastes of the tropics.

Osprey’s Restaurant provides a unique and picturesque dining experience for day visitors and overnight guests of Thala Beach Nature Reserve. A fresh seasonal menu emphasises local produce created by Head Chef Luukas Trautner. Guests enjoy modern Australian cuisine with friendly five star service and complimentary parking.

If dining at Osprey’s for dinner we recommend arriving at dusk to enjoy the transition from day to night from Curlews Lounge. Cooled by sea breezes wafting across the forest canopy, Curlews Lounge offers panoramic views south towards Double Island and the McAllister Ranges. It’s the perfect location for sundowners and pre-dinner cocktails!

“Wow ….. is the best way to describe the food and view from this resort’s restaurant. The signature salad is one of the best salads I have ever had. The views are amazing.”

Osprey's Restaurant

If you’re looking for a Port Douglas restaurant with the best views in North Queensland then come give us a visit. Osprey’s Restaurant is open 7 days a week for all meals, coffee and sundowners.

“This is one of the greatest tables I have ever had the pleasure to share. Don’t change anything – this is definitely a delicious place.”

Breakfast at Osprey’s is a unique and delicious experience as the forest awakes with birds and wildlife. Free wifi access is available at Osprey’s Restaurant.

Contact Us today to make your reservation.

Download our latest lunch and dinner menus (note: menus are subject to change):

Lunch Menu

Dinner Menu

Masked Plover Cocktail Bar & Curlews Lounge

The Masked Plover bar is open throughout the day and evening for your pleasure with comfortable sofa’s in a casual setting. Overlooking our swimming pool and the majestic expanse southwards of coastline and rainforests, it’s an ideal place to enjoy a cocktail or refreshing drink after a days exploring. Settle in for a pre-dinner drink and enjoy balmy tropical breezes as dusk settles over the forest before dining at Osprey’s Restaurant.