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Manolis Greek Taverna

64 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 9120
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb chops” (17 reviews)
“octopus” (21 reviews)
“greek salad” (19 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
64 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Could not fault. Absolutley fantastic food and service. Just good wholesome, fresh. Will be back! Thanks for another amazing meal :)

Thank SamLeach1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been going to Manolis often for the past 3 months and give a 10/10 every time! It’s always packed and on Friday’s and Saturday’s and they have have the music man, that we find entertaining. Top dishes are the potato dip, saginaki, octopus...More

Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with family & friends as we gathered for the 2018 Darwin Glenti Festival. Fantastic traditional Greek Cuisine, great Greek music and dancing. Very hospitable, delicious food and good range of drinks. Very good value for money. Highly recommended

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a lovely dinner here, on a very busy Wednesday evening! The restaurant was packed and I noticed a large table of Greek women. I said to mum, well you know the greek food must be good if greeks come here! The food...More

2  Thank Zoe L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and welcoming. They fitted us in as a table of 7 at short notice - even though they were busy. Fresh, flavoursome and delicious food. My daughter is vegan and there were yummy options for her too. We loved it.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a nice dinner. For a couple of hours it was easy to forget we were in downtown Darwin, such was the pleasant Greek ambience created in this (I think) family-run restaurant, complete with blue-check tablecloths, ukulele player and the spacious semi-outdoor feel (all you...More

Thank jpvin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An authentic Greek restaurant in the middle of Darwin CBD was a nice surprise. The lunch special was excellent value, the food was very good and nicely served by friendly people. On our next visit to Darwin we will be back to try your dinner...More

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 17 April 2018

We went with another couple to Manolis based on reviews on TripAdvisor. We were not disappointed. The dishes come like tapas so it's really designed to be shared. Although I don't eat seafood, my wife said that the ouzo scallops were superb - the best...More

Thank gl0baltraveler
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

A gyro is served on pita and the meat is sliced from a vertical rotisserie. Here, at lunch, there is no pita bread and the lamb is not sliced from a vertical rotisserie. Just chunks of lamb which had much gristle. Why call it a...More

Thank mooser53
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Really loved our dinner the other night! Having been to Greece, it was wonderful to feel the culture and taste the food again ! We had the sagonaki balls,chicken gyros, lamb chops and baklava and they were all delicious!!!!! Very busy family owned restaurant, worth...More

Thank Traveling_Girl1987
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Questions & Answers
Daniel R
9 September 2016|
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Response from Elizabeth T | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they cater for people with food allergies. I have many food allergies myself - wheat and chemical allergies, but I can usually find something nice I can eat. Perhaps give them a ring and see what they have... More
Lynn N
8 June 2015|
Response from ManolisGreekTavern | Property representative |
we don't accept american express or dinners all other cards are welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 9120
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