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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (39 reviews)
“chilli” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, 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 5 August 2013

Great little oasis, with some of the best bark paintings i saw in our travels.Lots of shady and a toilet nearby

Thank Yurugaboy
Reviewed 21 July 2013

With great hesitation I ordered a double strength coffee......my experience in the NT remote travel has given me reasons to go cold turkey off the coffee while travelling, especially when I have driven from Darwin to Alice Springs. But the Border Store was a huge...More

Thank 230Fiona555
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The Border store is a small place on the way to Ubirr and near the East Alligator River. It is a general store which currently also sells very tasty Thai food! If you missed catching the legal size Barra, treat yourself to a tasty Thai...More

Thank Schillaci10
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Had a great chat with the staff. Dropped in for morning tea : excellent latte and a NT meat pie. Very relaxing atmosphere and well positioned between the rock art at Ubirr and the Bardedjilidji Sandstone walk.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 25 June 2013

This little store on the road to Ubirr. It is on the border of Kakadu and Arnheim Land. This family run establishment makes a coffee. But the highlight is the excellent Thai meals. This place was recommended to use in by no fewer than 4...More

Thank tracey r
Reviewed 30 October 2012

The store is basic, but is a welcome relief on a stinking hot day in Kakadu. There is basic food including hamburgers and sandwiches and of course hot and cold drinks. There is some Aboriginal art available for sale here that appeared to be well...More

Thank Bandicoot7
Reviewed 26 September 2012

We arrived here from jabiru after finding out our meat had gone off in our eskie. We looked on trip advisor and saw the good reviews and decided to drive the 30 minutes to get dinner instead of eating at the lodge again. We arrived...More

Thank stephmackenzie
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Loved loved loved the thai beef salad - delicious! And lots of lovely local arts and crafts to admire whilst waiting for our food to be freshly cooked.

Thank KakaduAnimalTracks
Reviewed 11 August 2012

We have eaten at the Border Store a number of times over the past 12 months and love it! The menu is Thai and so is the cook. It is managed by a lovely couple and their daughter and all 3 are very friendly, warm...More

3  Thank Kat120112
Reviewed 21 July 2012

while not quite on the border, i guess less then 1k from the border with Arnhem land allows it to use the name border store, the name store, also a bit deceptive because its so much more then just a store. the place did not...More

2  Thank Glentc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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