Best Australian Native Restaurants in Darwin

Fremantle restaurants

Pee Wee’s at the Point

Restaurant, lounge and function complex, Pee Wee’s at the Point is situated in the beautiful East Point Reserve and offers a stunning view on Darwin city. Come and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and taste our fine and fresh, modern territory food.

Location: Alec Fong Lim Drive, East Point Reserve, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia

PM Eat & Drink

Industrial style with a hint of luxury, PM is based on small share plates with Japanese, Greek & Spanish influences in the heart of Darwin CBD. 

Location: U 1 56 Smith St | Corner of Knuckey St & Austin Lane, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia

The Magic Wok Restaurant

The food is definitely fresh. Good meat weight considering the size and compared to vegetables. Overall a good experience to eat out at the magic Wok restaurant.

Location: Shop 20, West Lane Arcade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia

Darwin Laksa Mindil Beach

The food is definitely fresh. You won’t realize how much meat weight considering the size and compared to vegetables. Overall it’s a good experience.

Location: 1 Maria Liveris Drv Mindil Beach | Mindil Beach Sunset Market, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia

Rachael’s Seafood Shack & Bistro

Mystery dinner with friends, “best seafood dinner ever”. Freshly prepared local seafood served with fresh local produce. Great service at a great new location at Dinah Beach. Delicious grilled barramundi, crispy chips and garden salad at a very reasonable price. Sat next door at a Yacht club outside and complimented the meal with cool beer. 

Location: 68 Frances Bay Dr | Dinah Beach Cruising Yacht Association, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia


Saffrron is a Darwin restaurant with a focus on putting sustainability on the table. Our authentic yet innovative Indian cuisine menu is also a real taste of the Territory, with all fresh produce from local producers and all seafood Territory or Australian-caught.

Location: U 14 34 Parap Rd, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia

Lazy Susans Eating House

Chinese & South East Asian fare with a focus on Siu Mei (Chinese roast meats) and worldy premium whiskey. Yum Cha serving every Saturday and Sunday mornings.

Location: U 9 21 Cavenagh St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia

Yots Greek Tavern

Yots Greek Taverna is a one of Darwin’s leading restaurants located on the Waterfront Boardwalk at Cullen Bay. They specialize in modern and traditional Greek cuisine with fresh seafood meals our specialty and our dining experience boasts daily fresh vegetables, fruit, fish and oysters and other delicious seafood.

Location: 54 Marina Bvd | Cullen Bay, Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia

Besser Kitchen & Brew Bar

Besser is a specialty coffee brew bar and cafe which focuses on great coffee, delicious food, and friendly yet exceptional customer service.

Location:116 Coonawarra Rd | The Gulf Centre Shop 6, Winnellie, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia

Manoli’s Greek Taverna

One of the best Greek restaurants in Darwin. Visit them on a Saturday night and they will have a musician playing Greek folk music which added to the atmosphere. I would recommend the seafood saganari which contained mussels, prawns and bugs cooked with tomato salsa and cheese.

Location: 64 Smith St | Shop 4, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia

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