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We are a craft beer and modern pub food venue featuring a large selection to suit everyone's taste and mood. Featuring locally sourced and fresh ingredients, everything is made on the day including our very own delicious sauces. Both family and dog friendly, bring the whole family with you for an awesome dining experience. Looking for something different? Look out for our beer dinners where we cook with beer and have the brewers on hand to help guide you through the taste sensation.
PRICE RANGE
USD 7 - USD 27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian
FEATURES
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards, Live Music
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worse pub in Darwin. Service very poor. Staffs attitude alarmingly arrogant and lacking. Beer expensive and flat or possibly poor beer line or glass hygiene. Do not waste your time and valuable money. Won’t be back.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

had my work Christmas Party here and it was fantastic! the atmosphere is like no other. great live music. great food. great service.

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 28 November 2021 via mobile

Had low expectations when heading here but was pleasantly surprised when I got there. They have a very good range of drinks, lots of variations of different spirits, got to try things that I have never heard of. The service was good and the staff...were friendly especially Laura she made our night with her reviews of different drinks and laughter. Would happily head back again for another round of drinks.More

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 14 October 2021 via mobile

Always the place of choice to play trivia on a Thursday night! Customer service behind the bar is quick and efficient, special shout out to Hope she's lovely and always serves with a smile!

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 8 October 2021

Stood in line and once the line died down standing still waiting at the bar while others came up behind us to be served. I asked Jackson hey did you know we’re actually waiting to order drinks and he responds oh there’s just people coming...at me from everywhere we’re doing our best 🤨🧐 will say though beer was cold & great atmosphere.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 21 September 2021

Great setting and great temps late Sept 2021. Beer more expensive than expected but looked forward to the calamari dish which is a favourite. Very disappointed with cold chewy calamari to accompany the wedges - which fortunately were hot. Kitchen needs to lift game to...coordinate dishes and its standard.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 20 September 2021 via mobile

Cool place to go for a beer or cocktails. Cool spot for sport. We had some nibbles which were semi average but the lamb was 90% fat hardly any meat however we mentioned it to the staff who kindly removed it from our bill.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021 via mobile

Really great service shout-out to your staff member Louisa. Made for such a delightful afternoon with her happy vibes ☺️

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021

Food is amazing, staff amazing. Went to Dinner by myself and ended up loving the people and view. Can't wait to go again

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 7 September 2021 via mobile

Delicious meal, can’t wait to come back! Compliments to the chefs for a great meal! Great outdoor area in the beautiful dry!

Date of visit: September 2021
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No need to book in advance for either afternoon or dinner meals. Ample tables available.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Precinct Tavern

Yes, The Precinct Tavern offers takeaway services.

The Precinct Tavern is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 4