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il Piatto

Darwin Gilruth Avenue, The Gardens | SKYCITY Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
+61 8 8943 8940
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Darwin Gilruth Avenue, The Gardens | SKYCITY Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
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Reviewed March 14, 2016

Went to this restaurant with family for lunch to celebrate my 66 th birthday- we shared dips and breads to start- $8 for 3, then ordered three main courses of two lamb shanks with mash, anchovies , and all the trimmings - $34 each, and...More

1  Thank AskDarryl
Reviewed February 27, 2016

Been there for my wifes birthday. From the beginning until the end, loved every moment. Simply outstanding food and great service. No complaints at all. Ambience is also very good. Better if you dine before sunset to have a great view.

3  Thank Naren S
Reviewed February 26, 2016

We visited this restaurant on a 'date night' with my husband and it was a lovely night. Pros: 1. Beautiful location - watch the sunset or the lightening show at night time. 2. Pork Belly entree was amazing however I will say that I asked...More

1  Thank JJVV-AUS
Reviewed February 18, 2016

After hearing me raving about the lobster Ravioli a friend begged for us to take her. I am so pleased that the repeat experience was as good as the first. Beautiful location, great service and wonderful food. The garlic pizza bread with rocket and fresh...More

1  Thank Katy44b
Reviewed February 15, 2016

We were staying at the hotel & decided to walk across the lagoon bridge to have dinner at il Piatto. We ordered a pizza to share for entrée & the Lobster and Bug Tail Ravioli, Prawn Risotto with chorizo sausage, garlic, & cherry tomato. The...More

1  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Disappointed. Hubby and I used to go here a bit over the past 5 years. Hadn't been in a while so thought we'd treat ourself to a rare date night while nanna watched the baby. Now I'm a small lass and it does not take...More

Thank LouiseMaxiMaxwell
Reviewed February 11, 2016

Have been here a few times now, the service and food are both amazing. Love the risotto. Wine selection is great too.

1  Thank TRACEY J
Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

The waitress who took our order needs to learn how to smile....there was no warmth and no personality. The wine list was depressingly limited... of less than average quality and overpriced. The bug ravioli we ordered as a main was just beautiful ...delicious flavours ....such...More

Thank david t
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic new years eve dinner. It was the three course menu. We love to go in this restaurant it has exclusive service and great value of meals. Also the wonderful view to the ocean is amazing. The waitress are all very friendly...More

1  Thank Ute L
Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our meals. I had the prawn papadelle which was generous and delicious. My friend had the barramundi which she enjoyed but felt the salsa verde overpowered the fish a bit. The look and smell of the pizzas was amazing! We were very...More

1  Thank Junkette
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Darwin Gilruth Avenue, The Gardens | SKYCITY Darwin, Darwin, Northern Territory 0820, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8943 8940
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Italian Inspired Dining

Take your tastebuds on a journey through Italy at il Piatto, with a classic yet new-age selection of your favourite Italian dishes.

This popular, relaxed restaurant is nestled on the edge of the stunning Arafura Sea and features a show kitchen and authentic pizza oven. Locals and visitors alike keep coming back to soak up the breath-taking ocean vista while enjoying a fresh pasta dish and perfect wine choice.
Our extensive menu offers something for everyone and you’ll find a hearty selection of traditional Italian food alongside some contemporary dishes that will surprise and delight.