Mindil Beach Sunset Markets, Darwin, NT © Tourism NT/Helen Orr

Mindil Beach Sunset Markets, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Helen Orr

Top places to eat and drink in Darwin

Think: Inventive fusion, exciting street food, rich exotic flavours and a relaxed al fresco dining culture on the water.

 Fresh breakfast, brunch, lunch and dessert with freshly harvested produce from the adjoining farm at Crazy Acres Mango Farm & Café, Darwin Northern Territory. © Tourism Northern Territory

 Crazy Acres Mango Farm & Café, Darwin Northern Territory © Tourism Northern Territory

Plating a meal at Pee Wee's at the Point, Darwin, NT © Tourism NT

Pee Wee's at the Point, Darwin, NT © Tourism NT

When to go

Though some tours may be closed during wet season, you'll also find fewer crowds, great deals and epic nature.

A couple eating Street food at Parap Village Markets, Darwin Northern Territory, outdoors on a sunny day. © Tourism Northern Territory

Street food at Parap Village Markets, Darwin Northern Territory © Tourism Northern Territory

A group of people enjoying cocktails made with locally distilled gin at The Trader Bar, Darwin, Northern Territory. © Tourism Northern Territory/ Shaana McNaught

The Trader Bar, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism Northern Territory/ Shaana McNaught

Read next

Darwin's best cheap eats

Dining at Little Miss Korea, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Michael Costa

Little Miss Korea, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Michael Costa

Yots Greek Taverna, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Michael Costa

Yots Greek Taverna, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism NT/Michael Costa

Waterfront dining, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism Australia

Waterfront dining, Darwin, Northern Territory © Tourism Australia