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Pavonia Place - CLOSED

2 Pavonia Pl | Nightcliff, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
+61 8 8948 1515
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
“filo” (4 reviews)
“polenta” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Pavonia Pl | Nightcliff, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
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21 - 30 of 282 reviews

Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

The food here is excellent it has to be said, with a good varied selection. I would say it is the nicest food we've had in Darwin so far, as well as the priciest. At $150 for 2, I would've hoped for slightly bigger portions...More

Thank NoelR1991
Renee F, Manager at Pavonia Place, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2016

Hello NoelR, Thanks so much for sharing, we always appreciate feedback. We are trying to offer quality, not quantity. Dining isn't about giving you so much you can't finish your plate, but about enjoying the quality and style of ingredients that have been used creatively...More

Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Have been here 2 times previously and very happy with overall experience however on this occasion was very disappointed with how slow they brought food out and the pasra dish I ordered was really plain and ordinary. The chairs are so uncomfortable that three of...More

Thank Cheryl H
Renee F, Owner at Pavonia Place, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2016

Hi Cheryl, Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor.....and Facebook....for us. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your dining experience with us this time round. I would love to be able to discuss your...More

Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Good food. Nice portion sizes. Clean restaurant. Very good vibe. Drink table service a bit slow but must add it was a full house. Would've like salt and pepper on the table. Will definitely be back for the normal a la carte menu

Thank Deanna V
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Been to Pavonia place multiple times and loved their delicious food and good service. Their signature Pavonia steak is a must try! Also loved their delicious desserts.

Thank Jacklyn N
Reviewed May 13, 2016

This was my third visit. Have enjoyed on all occasions, with parents, girlfriends and date night. Perfect mix of elegance and relaxation. Nicely portioned tasty meals. My steak was cooked exactly as asked. Poached pear was a nice light dessert. Busy full restaurant but large...More

Thank awarrJP
Reviewed May 10, 2016

This is fine dining in Nightcliff and is simply better than all fine dining in the Northern Suburbs. The service is impeccable the food delectable and the location well it is not so good. The message parlour next door was still open at 11pm? and...More

Thank Floyd L
Reviewed April 28, 2016

It was my first time to dine at Pavonia Place in February this year to celebrate my best friend's birthday. The restaurant is cozy and unique. The staff were very attentive to our needs and very friendly too. The foods that we ordered were all...More

Thank Wednesday D
Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is a little treasure tucked away in Nightcliff. The staff are attentive without being annoying the atmosphere is pleasant and the food, which afterall is what you go for, was delicious, well presented and perfectly portioned.

Thank 353sue1958
Reviewed April 21, 2016

We tried Pavonia place as we heard such great things. Found the food very nice but the restaraunt was very noisy and very expensive.

Thank Eve S
Reviewed April 20, 2016

As a local we have been many times and have always loved the atmosphere, food and surroundings. On our last visit the restaurant was about 15% full so the staff and kitchen where not run off their feet. We ordered our meal and the starters...More

Thank 478craigb
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pavonia Pl | Nightcliff, Darwin, Northern Territory 0810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8948 1515
  • E-mail
Pavonia Place is a cosy Restaurant located in the heart of Darwin's seaside suburb of Nightcliff. Specialising in modern Australian cuisine with a focus on fresh food and local produce, Pavonia Place prides itself on catering to Gluten free and vego requirements and in utilising the freshest possible ingredients and Australian only seafood. Pavonia Place welcome children of all ages and cater to groups both large and small.
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