Saffron, Darwin, Northern Territory
Great halal dining options ranging from Indian, Indonesian to Asian cuisines in Australia’s Top End.
By Tourism Northern Territory
Heading to Darwin and seeking a place to dig into a tasty halal meal? Then you can’t go past South East Asian options on offer. Given the Top End’s proximity to South East Asia, the prevalence of rich and strong flavours from this region is no great surprise.
Four kilometres from Darwin centre in funky Parap, Saffron is known for authentic yet innovative Indian cuisine (southern, northern and tandoori) created from Top End produce fresh from the farm or market, including 100% local seafood. Note: Saffron serves alcoholic drinks.
Address: Shop 14, 34 Parap Road, Darwin
Tandoori Vibes is a unique Indian restaurant focusing on authentic Indian cuisine. Located in the heart of Darwin, Tandoori Vibes gives you an intimate and relaxing dining experience and ensures that you enjoy great food and memorable service every time. Do note that an alcoholic menu is available for diners.
Address: Shop 5, 56 Smith Street, Darwin
If you are looking to visit Crocosaurus Cove, which is one of the main city's attractions to see freshwater and saltwater crocodiles, hop by Ayuriz Café for an authentic Indonesian lunch. This quiet café eatery is well-liked by both locals and overseas visitors who crave delicious and authentic Indonesian food.
Address: Rydges Darwin Central Shop 1, 21 Knuckey St, Darwin
Located in Vic Arcade in Darwin, Ammas Café serves traditional Sri Lankan food that is well-liked by both locals and overseas visitors. Ammas Café is opened for both lunch and dinner.
Address: Vic Arcade, 27 The Mall, Darwin
Family owned restaurant and market stall, Sari Rasa is one of Darwin's most well known Indonesian restaurants. Serving authentic Indonesian curries and snacks for quite some time now, they've got a horde of loyal followers filling up the tables every day for lunch. Hidden at the back of an arcade on Cavenagh Street, you'd never know it was there unless someone told you about it. If you are looking to visit Mindil Beach Sunset Market, look out for them at Territory Space in the Food Ally.
Address: 6/24 Cavenagh St, Darwin or Mindil Beach Sunset Market
Indian Curry Paradise
Indian Curry Paradise offers delicious Indian dining and takeout in Darwin. The restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.
Address: 54 Bradshaw Terrace, Casuarina, Darwin
Kebab and Momo House
The Kebab and Momo House is a take away food restaurant in Darwin offering a variety of food including Nepalese cuisine, kebabs and burgers.
Address: 3/4 Edmunds St, Darwin