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Border Store in Kakadu

Near Ubirr Art Site/East Alligator River intersection | Oenpelli Rd East ASlligator Cahills Crossing, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
+61 8 8979 2474
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (39 reviews)
“fried rice” (5 reviews)
“hot chips” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Near Ubirr Art Site/East Alligator River intersection | Oenpelli Rd East ASlligator Cahills Crossing, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on a private tour of Kakadu National Park and were staying at the Mercure Crocodile Hotel. After a sunset visit to Ubrr, our guide suggested that we stop and have dinner here instead of the hotel. Our guide knew the owner and his...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We came across this place on the way to Ubirr. It is something of an oasis in Kakadu. Very understated but some nice outdoor seating. It was quite busy but we decided to try the Thai curry for lunch. Other reviews suggested that there could...More

Thank cheshiretraveller57
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We stopped here several times on our recent visit to Kakadu, both for refreshments and also for dinner after watching the sunset. They do a great range of fresh fruit drinks and thai food - the portions are very good.

Thank jeanmanthorpe
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Layed back relaxing atmosphere. Very yummy food. Loved the ice tea. Recommend you go watch the sunset at Ubirr then have tea here afterwards. You'll love it!

Thank sandfly12016
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a basic lunch on a hot Sunday in this cafe and we were impressed by the efficiency and the food quality produced. They sell a reasonable range of meals in a basic setting

Thank jrandsk
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great if u need a toilet stop or something to eat, very handy. But I would say definitely pop in to visit while u are there

Thank AuntyMia
Reviewed 7 October 2017

With not a lot of competition, a facility could become complacent - not so the Border Store. We were able to obtain beautiful meals - both Australian and Thai cuisines on offer.

Thank Bevan H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Great little café with great food and refreshing cool drinks. Meals are a lot bigger than you realize. The staff were helpful, patient and ready for a chat. Don't pass this little gem if you are in the area.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We happened upon this cafe while visiting Ubirr nearby. It offers really good Thai food. Service is quick & the food authentic & very tasty. The cakes looked great but we were way too full from our small serve lunch! I believe it is open...More

Thank Poppy W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We stopped there after watching the Sunset at Ubirr. It can get quite busy so you have to be prepared to wait. Unfortunately our food was forgotten but once they were informed they quickly got it to us. The food is really good once we...More

Thank kellyjj24
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near Ubirr Art Site/East Alligator River intersection | Oenpelli Rd East ASlligator Cahills Crossing, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Kakadu National Park
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8979 2474
Just to good for it not to be reviewed. Middle of nowhere but brilliant Thai chef with a treechange location
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