Welcome to Cafe Crocs – our little rainforest eatery set right under the jungle canopy at Daintree Crocodylus, 161 Buchanan Creek Road, just 15 mins over the Daintree River and 5 mins from fabulous Cow Bay Beach.

Here at Cafe Crocs we believe you deserve wholesome, tasty, delicious and nutritious food no matter your dietary preference. Meat lover, vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, coeliac, lactose intolerant, little kids, big kids, Mums and Dad we got you covered.

Just about everything on our menu is available in gluten free or vegan and we love to help our customers with yummy food of any kind.

Breakfast 7.30-10am

Lunch 11.30am-2.30pm (June-September ONLY)

Dinner 6.30-8pm

Come visit us on your day trip to Cape Trib or if you are staying around the area pop in anytime.

BREAKFAST...  served 7.30-10am

Start the day off right with one of our yummy breakfast options – whether you like a little or a lot we have you well and truly covered


At Cafe Crocs we stock vegan granola, regular muesli and gluten free muesli.  All are super delicious.  Our yoghurt is available in coconut or dairy – just let us know what you want when you order

Fruitand Yoghurt Bowl(V,VG,GF)$10

A bowl of freshly cut tropical fruits sprinked with a yummy seed mix and topped with yoghurt (optional)

Acai Bowl(V,VG,GF)$13

Acai pulp, mango, banana and soy milk blend topped with fresh fruits, coconut flakes, crunchy granola and superpower seed mix

Acai pulp, banana, mixed berries, cacao powder and soy milk blend topped with fresh fruits, crunchy granola, coconut flakes, and superpower seed mix

Tropical Crunch(V,VG,GF)$12

A bowl of granola or muesli, yoghurt and fresh fruit sprinkled with a yummy seed mix and honey or maple syrup


FYI our toasts are available in vegan, gluten free, white or wholegrain, just let us know when you are ordering

Just Toast (V,VG,GF) $6

Two pieces of toast served with a selection of spreads

Avo on Toast(V,VG,GF)$10

Smashed avocado with fresh tomato and basil on toast

Eggs on Toast(V, GF)$10

Two eggs on toast – fried, scrambled or poached

Tofu Scramble(V,VG,GF)$12

Scrambled tofu with mushrooms, tomato, onion, capsicum, spinach and toast

Bacon and Eggs(GF)$12

Fried bacon and two eggs served with two pieces of toast

OMG Omelette(V,GF)$14

Three egg omelette with bacon (optional), fetta, mushrooms, tomatoes, spinach, capsicum and onion

V Power(V,VG,GF)$14

Spicy beans, fried tofu, mushrooms, spinach, avocado, tomatoes and toast

Vegie Brekkie(V,GF)$16

Haloumi, mushrooms, tomatoes, spinach, two eggs, and spicy beans on toast

Jungle Warrior(GF)$16

Sausages, bacon, two eggs, mushrooms, tomatoes, spicy beans and toast


Who doesn't like a pancake for breakfast – vegan, gluten free or regular – always delicious!

Choose your topping:

Just Maple Syrup                                                  $10

      Tropical fresh fruit, cream or yoghurt, and  maple syrup sprinkled with powerseed mix$14

Fried bacon (optional), banana and maple syrup with grated dark chocolate$14


Cereal and Banana$7

Just Right or Honeypuffs with milk and sliced banana

Baby Pancakes$7

A little pancake with maple syrup or nutella and banana slices

Egg on Toast$7

One egg with toast soldiers

Toast and Jam $4

Once piece of toast with spread of your choice – vegemite, peanut butter, jam or honey


Banana, caramel, chocolate, strawberry or vanilla $4

LUNCHserved 11.30am – 2pm

SANDWICHESFresh or Toasted     $10

Who can resist a freshly made sandwich – its as easy as 1,2,3.  Choose your bread, choose your filling and choose your condiments

1. Select your bread:

Vegan, gluten free, or regular

2. Choose your fillings:


Ham off the bone, chicken, salami, tuna

Cheeses and Friends

Fetta, cheddar, blue, tofu fetta, avocado

Salad Vegies

Spinach, rocket, iceberg lettuce, celery, zucchini, tomato, carrot, cucumber, red onion, green capsicum, red capsicum, avocado, pineapple, beetroot

3. Choose your condiments:

Non Gluten Free / Vegan

Margarine, wholegrain mustard, whole egg mayonnaise

Gluten Free / Vegan

Tomato relish, mango chutney, soy mayo, poppy seed tahini dressing, banana avocado spread, spiced up hummus, dijon mustard, sriracha (chilli) sauce, pineapple and jalapeno salsa.


All platters are include fresh bread and are served on a lovely bed of fresh rocket or baby spinach  

Classic Ploughmans (GF)                $18

Ham off the bone with pickled onions and cheddar and blue cheeses complemented by a selection of tasty relishes

Fruit n Cheese(V,GF)$18

Dried fruits with pickled onions and blue and cheddar cheese complemented with a selection of tasty relishes and spiced up hummus

Mediterranean (V,VG,GF)$18

Salami (optional), kalamata olives, sundried tomatoes, artichokes, chargrilled capsicum, and fetta (tofu or dairy) complemented with spiced up hummus and banana avocado dip

Nuts About Veggies(V,VG,GF)$18

A rainbow of veggie sticks, nuts, dark chocolate, and dried fruit complemented with banana avocado dip and spiced up hummus

For the Little Kids


Choose two of:  cheese, lettuce, tomato, cucumber, vegemite, peanut butter, ham, cheese, jam, or nutella (white or wholegrain bread)$5

Cheese Slider

Bun, beef pattie, cheese and tomato sauce$7


Little pancakes with maple syrup or nutella and banana slices$7


Chocolate, strawberry, banana, caramel, or vanilla$4


Really hungry then try one of our fabulous burgers stacked to the rafters with delicious ingredients and brimming with flavour. 

Start with your bun of choice:

regular, gluten free, vegan

Now choose your burger pattie:

vegan, beef or chicken

Now choose your style:

Ozi Ozi Ozi(V,VG,GF)   $15

Pattie, egg, cheese, tomato, beetroot, onion and lettuce, layered on a toasted bun and topped with your choice of tomato, BBQ, or chilli sauce (*egg and cheese replaced with vegan 'cheese' sauce)

Tex Mex           (V,VG,GF) $15

Pattie, melted cheddar*, avocado, jalapeño, red onion, tomato, and  lettuce layered on a toasted bun and topped with our special chilli sauce (*cheese replaced with vegan 'cheese' sauce)

American Diner (V,VG,GF)      $15

Pattie, melted cheddar*,  lettuce, tomato, red onion, and pickles layered on a toasted bun sauced up with classic mustard and ketchup (*cheese replaced with vegan 'cheese' sauce)

Antipasto (V,VG,GF) $15

Pattie, baby spinach, sundried tomatoes, chargrilled capsicum, and fetta (tofu or dairy)  layered on a toasted bun and sauced with spiced up hummus and olive tapenade

Tropical Punch(V,VG,GF)$15

Pattie, rocket, tomato and cucumber layered on a toasted bun sauced up with pineapple jalapeno salsa

SALADS  $15 Lge $10 Reg

Vegies are the staff of life so get a little extra goodness into you with one of our fabulous salads.  All are available vegan, gluten free or dairy free on request – our vegan 'fetta' is marinated tofu and all our dressings are vegan

Bean Scene (V,VG,GF)

A big bowl of beans topped with a spicy vinaigrette, this salad is guaranteed to fill you up - green beans, chickpeas, kidney beans, bell peppers, jalapeño, parsley and onions

Beetroot n Fetta(V,VG,GF)

Just right for the tropics - baby Beetroot, baby spinach, red onion and fetta (tofu or dairy) dressed with a light balsamic glaze and topped with walnuts

Spinach n Lentils(V,VG,GF)

A little on the wild side this salad is super tasty and super filling - red lentils, baby spinach, green beans and fetta (tofu or dairy) topped with a tasty dijon mustard dressing

Garden Green(V,VG,GF)

The classic garden salad with a little sweet twist - lettuce, apple, cranberries, carrot, tomato, cucumber, capsicum, and red onion topped with poppy seed tahini dressing and raw almonds

Gorgeous Greek(V,VG,GF)

Classic greek salad, so refreshing - kalamata olives, cucumber, tomatoes, lettuce, red onion, chickpeas and fetta (tofu or dairy) dressed with a light balsamic glaze

Rainbow Potato(V,VG,GF)

Fabulous potatoes mixed with fresh veggies from all colours of the rainbow, dressed with a delicious homemade mayonnaise and topped with parsley


Need a little sweetening up – try one of these delicious treats, no calories counted here!


Sorbet or ice cream and your choice of topping:

Fresh fruits drizzled with maple syrup and topped with cream (dairy) or yoghurt (coconut or dairy)

Fresh banana slices and grated dark chocolate drizzled with maple syrup and cream (dairy) or yoghurt (coconut or dairy)

Classic sundae with your choice of syrup, cream (optional) and sprinkles

banana, chocolate, strawberry or caramel

Cakes/Slices(V,VG,GF)$ varied

Select a slice from one of our homemade cakes - served with ice cream, sorbet or yoghurt

Ask staff or see our specials board for details of cakes available today

Check out our daily specials board for extra taste temptations

Smoothies(V,VG,GF)                         $9   

Little boosts of energy and full of all the good things our smoothies will top off a great day any time.  All our smoothies are available with either soy or dairy milk

Very Veggie

Tomato juice plus carrots, celery, and beetroot + Tabasco

Tropical Crush

Mangoes and bananas and yoghurt

Melon Heaven

Watermelon, rock melon, honey dew and yoghurt


Bananas and milk with a dash of maple syrup and cinnamon

Citrus Splash

Fresh pineapple and orange with a tad of ginger and a splash of lime

Go Green

Fresh spinach and kiwifruit with yoghurt

Little Boosters

Add one of these energy shots for an extra boost $2 each

Super greens +

Macca, cacoa, and Chia

Coconut Water and Superfruit

Milk Shakes (V,VG,GF)        $4

All our yummy milkshakes are made with your choice of soy or cow milk and our syrups are all vegan/gluten free too.

Choose from chocolate, strawberry, caramel, banana or vanilla

Terrific Tea  

Did you know “Daintree Tea”, a black tea, is grown just ten minutes up the road from us and a little further up the road we have “The Tea Chest” our very own herbal tea makers! 

Available with soy or cow milk

Daintree Black, Peppermint, Green, Ginger, Daintree Chai

Single Cup $3.50 / Small Pot $6 / Large Pot $9


Here at Cafe Crocs we use the Black Mountain coffee blend, grown and ground about two hours away in the Atherton Tablelands behind Cairns

All coffee is available with soy or cow milk on request

Reg (Sgl Shot) $4Large(Dbl Shot) $5




Flat White

Long Black


Other Cold Drinks

Coke, Coke Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Solo330ml can$2.50

Orange, Apple, Pineapple juice      250ml glass$3.50

Ginger Beer330ml bottle$4.00

Water – help yourself at the watering station next to the bar

DINNERserved 6.30-7.30PM

All meals are $17Adults and $12Kids - a selection of the following are served every night plus lots of specials

Nachos  V,VG,GF

Thai Curry  V,VG,GF

Mediterranean Penne  V,VG,GF

Salad Bowls  V,VG,GF

Moroccan Lamb  GF

BBQ Pork  GF

Mango Chicken  GF

Spaghetti Bolognese  GF

Beef Korma  GF

Beef Lasagne 

Salads are available also