Restaurants

Top Choice Australian in Katherine

Marksies Camp Tucker

Now here's something special. Head to this re-created stockman's camp 7km from town for a night of fabulous food and fun storytelling by Geoff Mark (Marksie), a warm and wily raconteur and one of Katherine's great c…
Top Choice International in Katherine

Black Russian Caravan Bar

Street food has arrived in Katherine! This cutesy little caravan sits just across the car park from the visitor centre (although it may have moved by the time you get there; check it out on Facebook) and it serves K…
Top Choice Cafe in Mataranka

Stockyard Gallery

This casual cafe is a little gem and the lovely shaded garden area is a great respite from the heat and dust. There's a delicious range of homemade snacks (sandwiches and kebabs) plus fresh espresso coffee and divin…
Top Choice Cafe in Larrimah

Fran's Devonshire Teahouse

Fran’s Devonshire Teahouse is in Fran’s house, where she cooks up legendary pies and pastries. This is the place to stop for a filling camel or buffalo pie, roast lamb with damper or just a Devonshire tea (no, you c…
Australian in Borroloola

Carpentaria Grill

Easily the best place to eat in town, the Carpentaria Grill does Aussie pub staples, but the best choice is always the barra – served with garlic prawns or on its own cooked just the way you like it. There are speci…
Modern Australian in Katherine

Savannah Bar & Restaurant

Undoubtedly one of the best dining choices in Katherine. It's predominantly an outdoors garden restaurant, with a cool breeze wafting through the tropical vegetation. The menu includes steak, barramundi, croc croque…
Cafe in Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge) National Park

Sugarbag Café

The food here at the visitor centre is excellent, with highlights including the Nitmiluk burger or the lemon-myrtle barra bites. It also does breakfast and lunch buffets from April to October. The elevated deck look…
Australian in Tennant Creek

Tennant Creek Memorial Club

In a town where eating rarely rises above the mediocre, the Memorial Club is a reliable if generally unexciting option. It has standard rural club fare, with oysters, burgers, steaks, pasta, curry, Asian noodle dish…
Cafe in Tennant Creek

Top of the Town Cafe

Home of pinkmolly cupcakes, this little gem is slightly twee. It's cute, quirky and a little cramped inside, but there are tables and chairs on the footpath, too. There are a range of toasties and bacon-and-egg opti…
Cafe in Katherine

Coffee Club

This is the best place in town for breakfast, as well as a good bet at lunchtime. Dining is in a light-filled contemporary space. On offer is decent coffee, healthy all-day breakfast options including fruit and mues…