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Prickles Mexican Resturaunt

Parap Shopping Village, Parap place, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
+61 8 8981 2641
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
“garlic bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Parap Shopping Village, Parap place, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

this mexican, just out of the city, is very real mexican, always a delight to eat here, and good prices, very darwin relaxing style

Thank keany55
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Food was delicious! Entree was yummy. The Serving size of the mains could possibly feed a child and adult! Staff friendly and attentive. Nice ambiance!! A great night out we enjoyed ourselves very much will be back!!

Thank Manidy W
Reviewed 25 June 2018

although not authentic , the food is very good ... plus excellent size meals ... The trio of dips and the Colorado Beef was big enough for two people .....

Reviewed 24 December 2017

I am originally from Texas and I really miss my texmex food. Another expat recommmended Prickles so we gave it a try. The staff were super friendly, the Mexican mule was nice, margaritas were decent, and the food was ok. Being from Texas I am...More

1  Thank Gold207
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We first went to this restaurant on a girst date 1989. To our surprise on our 25th Anniversery we were surprised it is still there. Still great authentic Mexican food. Still well priced and typical Territory friendly service. To the next 25 years!

1  Thank WallytheWombat
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

What a cute cosy little joint! Packed with people and good solid food. Staff are friendly really great spot. Onya guys

1  Thank Billie F
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I went here for dinner with a work colleague as we had spoken about the place enough. The restaurant is tucked away at the Parap shops and is a great place for an authentic Mexican dinner. We started with the Trio of Dips and Garlic...More

1  Thank LiveCairns
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great Mexican food, a bit expensive though, but always very good. They have take away as well. Recommend it if you’re close!

1  Thank Maja A
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went here for dinner and as usual, they do not disappoint! We ordered nachos and quesadilla, which are both worth the price. In my opinion this is the closest to authentic Mexican restaurant in Darwin. The place is fairly decorated to give you the spanish...More

1  Thank jhellesarmiento
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Great Mexican food, terrific slow cooked Ribs, happy staff, sombreros for all to wear, and a crazy relaxed and comfortable environment. Felt a little concerned about the old building, rustic tables, probable asbestos in the toilet walls, but to be blunt - Prickles should be...More

1  Thank 374donnaq
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parap Shopping Village, Parap place, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 2641
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