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Waterfront Bistro

) #23 of 293 Restaurants in Darwin $$ - $$$ , , Seafood
Atkins Drive, off East Point Road, Fannie Bay | Darwin Sailing Club, Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
+61 8 8981 1700
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good54%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Australian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Atkins Drive, off East Point Road, Fannie Bay | Darwin Sailing Club, Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was introduced to this bistro on my last trip when a local hosted a dinner. We'd sat at a table away from the main setting, on the lawns overlooking the sandy beach and the horizon - great spot with 180 degree views of the...More

Thank MPD357
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had my birthday at the Darwin Sailing Club in the Waterfront Bistro. I wanted a long lunch for 20 people and I was not disappointed. I am lactose intolerant and usually do not have many options when dining out. Not so at this...More

Thank Helen3433
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best sunset in Darwin, every time. And good food and surroundings thrown in. A must-visit on a Darwin itinerary!

Thank Barraman46
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I especially enjoy the Asian dishes from the Wok. Prawns are local. Not your typical pub food caters for different tastes.

Thank Eury-Jane B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was great. The food was fantastic and plentiful. Plenty of tables and the sunset was stunning.

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Visited on a Saturday night and the place was busy, but still there was many seating options, inside or out. It was a lovely night and we sat outside which gave us a spectacular view of the harbour with the boats and the sunset. The...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Great place to view the sunset and it was great to see the littlies playing without getting yelled at! Fresher oysters than the oyster bar so highly recommend. Looking forward to taking the family there.

Thank Belleamie63
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We arrived just before sunset enjoyed a lovely meal, on the waterfront. Taxi from Zen Quarter approx $14

Thank 2honestviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This venue is right on the waters edge so the views are fantastic especially if you are lucky enough to score a nice sunset. The food was quite nice, good pub food standard. Would highly recommend if you are visiting Darwin.

Thank OzTonto
Reviewed 6 December 2016

It is worth visiting the sailing club just for the views alone. A fabulous location to have a beer and watch the sunset, there is always guaranteed to be a good atmosphere. With its stunning locating the sailing club could be something spectacular however it...More

Thank 857travelbug02
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Television
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Atkins Drive, off East Point Road, Fannie Bay | Darwin Sailing Club, Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 1700
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Big Meals. Cold Beer. Awesome relaxed waterfront views. Playground for the kids. Part of the Darwin community for over 50 years. Interstate and Overseas visitors always welcome.
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