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Ducks Nuts Bar & Grill - CLOSED

76 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8942 2122
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“bruschetta” (16 reviews)
“poached eggs” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
76 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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1 - 10 of 930 reviews

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Pros: Beautiful caeser salad. Nice cold drinks, nice service. Cons: Sticky table, slow service. Bar had unecessary limits.

Thank Aprilelmo
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I used to live in Darwin and loved this place, especially the Breakfast Bruschetta! I was saddened to hear of it closing. Thanks to the Ducks staff for their food and service over the years!

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

This place is ok sometimes it’s s but hit and miss have had an ok breakfast here but an awful lunch , so give it a go the Venue is alright be it in the Main Street

Thank Clint T
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Ducks Nuts is dead, long live Ducks Nuts. The doors were finally closed on this institution on 31 Oct 17. Good by, Farewell, Amen. Thanks for all the good food, drinks and good times.

Thank AAK62
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We had a visit on it's LAST nite (late October '17) as was closing for demolition as they are building a new hotel on the site. Hopefully the staff reopen elsewhere as great food and venue (sitting on the street watching the scenery).

Thank deckchairtraveller
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Me and hubby stopped here for food after a long and busy day exploring the NT. Decent pub grub. Good service and reasonably priced.

Thank Davowhytee
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Our first day in Darwin we headed out to find a good lunch.. I was just after a good beer and a Chicken Schnitty. We pulled up here because it looked busy (usually a busy spot with locals is a good bet) and had a...More

Thank Kerry T
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The Duck's Nuts breakfast almost too big to eat, but I powered through it. Well worth a visit before it closes.

Thank griz943
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I go here often with my friends for casual drinks, the food is good, the live music on weekends is good and friendly staff make all the difference!More

Thank JadeLouise41
DN D, Guest Relations Manager at Ducks Nuts Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hi JadeLouise41, Thanks for the great review about Ducks Nuts here in Darwin. It's time to grab a friend and head down to Ducks to enjoy some of that fabulous food, service and atmosphere while you still can. We are closing down at the end...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Good location. Cool inside. Seating both out and in. Service was slow particularly for drinks! Food was good and tasty.More

Thank Pauls1692
DN D, Guest Relations Manager at Ducks Nuts Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hi Pauls1692, What a fabulous way to spend a morning, sitting outside on the verandah with a smooth summer breeze brushing your face, watching the world go by, sipping coffee and eating a fabulous breakfast. We hope you will join us for another meal before...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8942 2122
  • E-mail
Open early every day and located on the famous Mitchell Street Ducks Nuts has been an icon in the Darwin Restaurant and entertainment precinct for more than 10 years with amazing food and cocktails. Affectionately known as Ducks by the locals, this venue has something for everyone! A great place to celebrate a birthday, have a delicious meal or simply grab a cold beer. For Darwin Restaurants, bars and entertainment, you have come to the right place.
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