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Ilkari Restaurant

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
Yulara Drive | Sails in the Desert, Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
+61 8 8957 7888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (55 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Yulara Drive | Sails in the Desert, Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Breakfasts were great! Great variety and chef to cook your eggs how you like them. I can recommend the outback omelet! The smorgasbord dinner was plentiful and varied also with a chef to cook a variety of items to your preference. Plentiful freshly shucked oysters...More

Thank travellingtrio255343
Reviewed 4 days ago

Breakfasts and Dinner at Ilkari were both very good, a buffet above normal standards with plenty of choice and freshly prepared dishes to order. The spacious surroundings were complemented by attentive staff. all round a very good experience.

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff here were very friendly and provided excellent customer service. Breakfast buffet was superb. Egg and pancake station was great. Chefs were fun.

Thank janemtim
Reviewed 1 week ago

Breakfast every day. A bit expensive but a huge variety of food for all cultures.Staff excellent service.

Thank h h
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ilkari Restaurant is a high-end buffet, located in Sails in the Desert. The atmosphere and level of service is consistent with the hotel: contemporary, spacious with attentive servers. The buffet is large with a "to order" station in the center. We enjoyed breakfast there...More

Thank Judith R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at Sails Resort & included Field of Light tour & Dinner in restaurant as an option. Recommend this as meal was excellent with local foods & wines with each course. Also included was a sunset view in Resort tower with champagne & local snacks....More

Thank Geoffrey C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good variety of food, especially the cook to order from the counter, the chef is just excellent in knowing how to made the meat cooked to your liking, no request is too difficult for them. Only problem is the oyster it is not fit...More

Thank pioneertraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast here each day of our stay and I can say that the choice available is amongst the best I've had in a hotel (even have sushi which was excellent). Plenty of vegetarian options to choose from. However, we ate here for dinner...More

Thank Christine I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made last minute reservation with the boys as were we staying in the campgrounds and wanted some relief from the 42degree sun. Stayed from opening to close and was perfect the oysters were perfection so was the kangaroo steaks.

Thank amosf827
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was great and a big variety to choose from. And if there was something you wanted and they were able to prepare it there and then for you it was not a problem for them.

Thank kezb7
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Questions & Answers
Arlene D
March 16, 2017|
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Response from Pamela B | Reviewed this property |
Can be booked on arrival at Hotel.
Jing Y
March 14, 2017|
Response from Robsdav | Reviewed this property |
We booked on arrival the same day so I am unsure but know the reception would be pleased to assist.
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Kym B | Reviewed this property |
They have different sittings,think it starts at 6pm. Buffet is $75pp But well worth. The variety of food is amazing & so fresh. Seafood is so fresh.Service is excellent & a must do when visiting Uluru.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yulara Drive | Sails in the Desert, Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Red Centre  >  Yulara
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8957 7888
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