Darwin restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Darwin

Aboriginal Bush Traders Cafe

In historic Lyons Cottage, this fine little cafe has some really tasty dishes inspired by Aboriginal bush tucker from the desert. In addition to more conventional dishes such as gourmet toasted rolls, try the damper…
Top Choice Indian in Darwin

Saffrron Restaurant

At the forefront of Parap's burgeoning culinary scene and one of Darwin's best Indian restaurants, multi-award-winning Saffrron puts sustainability and local ingredients front and centre. The cooking is assured and …
Top Choice Indian in Darwin

Exotic North Indian Cuisine

Offering outstanding value for quality Indian cuisine, this place is widely regarded as Darwin's best Indian restaurant. It's positioned right on the waterfront at Cullen Bay, making for extremely pleasant waterside…
Top Choice Australian in Darwin

Darwin Ski Club

This place just keeps getting better. Already Darwin's finest location for a sunset beer, it now does seriously good tucker too. The dishes are well prepared, and the menu is thoughtful and enticing. The red curry i…
Top Choice Seafood in Darwin

Crustaceans

This casual, licensed restaurant features fresh fish, Moreton Bay bugs, lobster, oysters and even crocodile, as well as succulent steaks. It's all about the location, perched right at the end of Stokes Hill Wharf wi…
Top Choice Australian in Darwin

PM Eat & Drink

This place buzzes with atmosphere, not to mention great food and excellent service – this is the pick for a casual city-centre meal if your time in town is limited. The tempura fish burger is outstanding, but the be…
Top Choice Australian in Darwin

Pee Wee's at the Point

Arguably Darwin's premier kitchen, this is indeed a place for a treat. Enjoy your double-roasted duckling or the wild-caught barramundi with macadamia, herb and lemon myrtle among tropical palms at East Point Reserv…
Top Choice Fish & Chips in Darwin

Frying Nemo

They've won various awards here and are consistently ranked among Australia's best fish and chips. Lightly battered, wild-caught NT fish are the mainstays, but the burgers (barra, croc, buffalo) are all worth consid…
Indian in Darwin

Hanuman

Ask locals about fine dining in Darwin and they'll usually mention Hanuman. It's sophisticated but not stuffy. Enticing aromas of innovative Indian and Thai Nonya dishes waft from the kitchen to the stylish open din…
Cafe in Darwin

De la Plage

Boasting arguably Darwin's best cafe views, Belgian/Australian/Turkish-run De la Plage looks out over the Casuarina Coastal Reserve from a disused surf storeroom, a 20-minute drive north of the CBD. Outstanding brea…