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Darwin Sailing Club

Dick Ward Drive | Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
(08) 8981 1700
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Ranked #20 of 248 Restaurants in Darwin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Australian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Big Meals. Cold Beer. Awesome relaxed waterfront views. Playground for the kids. Part of the Darwin community for over 50 years. Interstate and Overseas visitors always welcome.
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English first
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116 reviews 116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

The Sailing club is in one of the best settings in Darwin. Right on the beach. The menu is very extensive. The meals are good size & value for money. The place is quite stylish inside, outside has a big marque to protect you from sun & rain. Kids can run around on the beach. A place to come back... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This place is amazing and has the integrity to match. Great staff, awesome atmosphere and fantastic food. It is always busy so plan ahead and settle in once you have secured a table. Way ahead of most clubs in the area and is always looking to improve. Sunset beers are a must!!

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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Decent food and location. Fairly pricey for the food. Outdoors is nice (no option for indoors). The drinks and food required two different tab, so a pain in the butt for a business dinner. Fine for a friends casual dinner out.

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sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This is an absolute must for any darwin tourist. The view at sunset is incredible, the food is generously sized and very delectable. The staff are also very attentive. Casual and cool fitting clothing is suitable for this venue.

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Sydney, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is a wonderful place to have a drink or a meal. The view over the bay, and the amazing sunset are spectacular. A very casual venue. Child friendly. Great food. Friendly staff. I will be recommending this place for years to come! I had the warm lamb salad! It was a large serve with very tasty, rare lamb ...... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My brother was raving about his favourite spot to take people for dinner in Darwin. Under his instructions I was to order the surf and turf and....the steak melted in my mouth. The prawns on top were good but the sunset was the 'shining light' (pun intended). Looking forward to coming back.

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Adelaide, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Really enjoyed having dinner here in the past week. Standard fare - we had a seafood platter to share which was fine but the main attraction is the location next to the water with palm trees. Fabulous sunset views. Nothing flash, so casual attire is fine.

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Darwin, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Booked a sailing lesson, it was horrible. We got swore at, called Fking slow by the instructor. She was generally very rude. Her name was Britney, she pretty much just said: get in the water, and bairly taught us anything all she did was sit and play on her phone. And that was just our group 1, I heard what... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We booked our conference dinner here as we had heard from the locals that it was one of the best views of the sunset in town and it didnt disappoint. The staff were great and very helpful, the buffet was really nicely cooked and a good variety and quality. Would definately recommend this venue for a conference or large group... More 

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darwin
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141 reviews 141 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Perfect spot for a sundowner with he sunset over Fannie Bay. Food is good and service is fine for a club. Must say the hardest thing is the bar and restaurant are run separately so if you are taking a group they don't communicate well between each other so each will ask for a credit card if you want to... More 

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Additional Information about Darwin Sailing Club

Address: Dick Ward Drive | Fannie Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8981 1700
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Australian

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