Alice Springs restaurants

Top Choice Thai in Alice Springs

Hanuman Restaurant

You won't believe you're in the outback when you try the fab Thai- and Indian-influenced cuisine at this stylish restaurant. The delicate Thai entrees are a real triumph as are the seafood dishes, particularly the H…
Top Choice Australian in Alice Springs


Travelling circus meets outback homestead. Montes is family friendly with a play area for kids, and the food ranges from gourmet burgers, pizzas and tapas to curries and seafood. Sit in the leafy beer garden (with a…
Top Choice Cafe in Alice Springs

Kungkas Cafe

Now here's something a little different. The coffee at this Indigenous catering place is good but we love it for its snacks that put wild-harvested bush foods (eg bush tomatoes, lemon myrtle) front and centre. Take-…
Top Choice Cafe in Alice Springs

Page 27 Cafe

Alice’s locals duck down this arcade for great coffee or fresh juice. There are wholesome homestyle breakfasts (eggs any style, pancakes), pita wraps and fancy salads such as chicken fattoush with herbed quinoa, roc…
Tapas in Alice Springs

Epilogue Lounge

This urban, retro delight is definitely the coolest place to hang in town. With a decent wine list, food served all day and service with a smile, it is a real Alice Springs stand-out. Expect dishes such as halloumi …
Cafe in Alice Springs

Cafe Uccello

This cute little European-style cafe brings a slice of sophistication to Todd Mall. They do fine coffee (some say the best in Alice Springs) and terrific breakfasts. The menu is small but perfectly formed – try the …
Italian in Alice Springs

Casa Nostra

Step across the Todd River and into 1970s Italy at this old-school pizza and pasta joint – it's as good an outback pizza as you're likely to eat, just like Papa used to make. It's popular and wonderfully cosy with r…
Australian in Alice Springs

Red Ochre Grill

Offering innovative fusion dishes with a focus on outback cuisine, the menu here usually features the usual meats plus locally bred proteins, such as kangaroo and croc, sometimes matched with native herbs such as le…
Steak in Alice Springs

Overlanders Steakhouse

The place for steaks, big succulent cuts of beef – plus a range of native animals. Amid the cattle station decor you can try Stuart's Tucker Bag: a combo of croc, kangaroo, emu and camel.
Cafe in Alice Springs

Water Tank Cafe

Made from the raw materials of an outback water tank (corrugated iron, decorated with a range of recyclables), this quirky cafe serves up decent breakfasts, light meals for lunch, free wi-fi and occasional live musi…