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Oka Malaysian & Chinese Cuisine

Shop T1 Bakewell Woolworths | 1 Mannikan Court, Palmerston, Northern Territory 0831, Australia
+61 8 8932 8080
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef rendang” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Shop T1 Bakewell Woolworths | 1 Mannikan Court, Palmerston, Northern Territory 0831, Australia
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Take Away menu - Tasty beef rendang but tiny entree size portion and terrible roti - dumplings ok but supplied with sweet plum sauce (WTF ???) & sauce container was left open so dumplings ruined - delicious authentic chicken stays - $18 for small portion...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MacMac426
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Went here with about 12 friends and everyone enjoyed their meals. The staff there are very friendly and always helpful. Some reviews say the place is a little pricey, well actually talk to them about their food and what goes into it and the preparation...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Daz G
Reviewed 28 August 2018

After looking at the menu, we thought this sounded pretty good so decided to get takeaway. Ordered Beef Rendang with roti bread (Roti Canai with Rendang Beef) & also Hokkien noodles with chicken, prawn & squid. For starters, the serving size of the Beef Rendang...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Claire n Andrew A
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I’m not a local but every time I fly to Darwin I make a trip to this little place. I went for lunch the other day and we had the King Pao chicken which had the tastiest dried chillies ever, and my favourite was the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JeffS758
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Recently new to the area and tried it out for takeaway after reading such good reviews.. Disappointed to say we didn’t enjoy the meal at all... maybe it’s better in a dine in experience? A little pricey too...

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sophie G
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Ordered take away online the other night, haven't been here before and have tried all the other Asian restaurants in the area, Oka is by far the best I have had in a long time all over Darwin. Just superb and best value and variety...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Kim P
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here there now and both times loved our meals. Would certainly recommend - varied menu with really good service. Well worth trying 😊

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank DouganKaren
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Welcomed by Jackie Chan's younger brother, the service was great. Food was lovely and came out very quickly. Would definitely go again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank kath307
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food. We ordered a banquet amount of food - stuffed & fried eggplant, fried while barramundi with Kow Pung sauce, sweet and sour pork, okra, satay chicken and salt & pepper squid. Service was friendly and readily offered recommendations when asked. Arranged takeaway containers...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Coastal750613
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Very warm welcome on arrival and throughout service. We had deep fried chicken wings and quail for entree, they were both absolutely delicious, crispy with very tender meat. Bbq pork fried rice, Sichuan prawns & satay chicken for mains and they were spectacular! Hands down...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Rechellelisa
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10 July 2017|
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Response from 619lucyt | Reviewed this property |
We bought alcohol from there. Not sure about byo
16 November 2016|
Response from Oka T | Property representative |
Not at this stage. We do have online ordering so you can pick up relatively easily after ordering and not have to wait around.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop T1 Bakewell Woolworths | 1 Mannikan Court, Palmerston, Northern Territory 0831, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Palmerston
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8932 8080
  • E-mail
Welcome to Oka Malaysian & Chinese Cuisine where we serve traditional Chinese and Malaysian dishes such Malaysian favorites such as Sambal, Rendang, Malaysian Curry, Laksa, Chicken Rice and so much more, or choose from our Chinese dishes such as Kung Po, Ginger & Shallot, home made X.O Sauce and so much more. Using only the freshest ingredients, let us tantalise your taste buds. Located at the Woolworths Bakewell complex, we have a seating capacity of over 100 seats with a stylish casual internal restaurant area as well a comfortable alfresco dining area, perfect of enjoying with family and friends.We offer dine in or take away by phone or online. We can also cater for your parties and functions, contact us to find out more.Get on our mailing list or like our Facebook page to get our updates on new menu items, events and promotions.
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