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Darwin Trailer Boat Club Blue Water Bistro


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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The Darwin Trailer Boat Club is Darwin's oldest seaside Club. From its humble origins in 1954, trading from a modified caravan, the Club has grown to become a Darwin institution. Today the Club boasts an architect-designed modernist Club House with a capacity of 1,000 people that takes full advantage of its absolute water frontage. Whilst the Darwin Trailer Boat Club is a members club we do welcome people visiting Darwin and the general public to enjoy our facilities and our hospitality. Visitors are allowed to use the Club for up to six occasions in any one year. Many choose to join before their sixth visit, seduced by the ideal setting, the fabulous fare at the Bistro and the Club spirit.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Asian, Contemporary, Pub, Bar, Australian
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews soft shell crab salad oysters barramundi steak watch the sunset non members swimming pool wonderful sunset cool drink sunset dinner fanny bay great spot cold beer food was great relaxed atmosphere dry season
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have eaten here with family, with friends and also part of a large function group. The service is always friendly and helpful, the food is yummy, the menu extensive and great views from the lawn to watch the amazing Darwin sunset. This is our favorite...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Venture66466921690
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing place. Right on Fannie Bay. Highly recommend for families. There is a pool and playground. Wide choice of food and wine list. Great value for money. Seafood so fresh. We will definitely be back on our next trip to Darwin

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank F1829SIvanessab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect view, food was awesome and quick service! Great place for a meal, would definitely go back there.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ali P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just 10 minutes out of Darwin at Fannie bay is the Darwin trailer boat club Right on the water front , it enjoys spectacular views of Fannie bay and glorious sunsets Family friendly , it also has an excellent menu Large lawn expanse it is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank westcity
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, good bar staff and supports local charities. Would definitely come back again. Amazing.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely surprise walking from the car park into the club on the shore front with the lush gardens, fantastic outlook over the water with a great atmosphere. All of our meals very tasty, especially the barramundi.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for families to get together for a feed. Lots for the kids to do, including play area and pool. The food is great and the bar is really well stocked. Plenty of taps to keep you refreshed. There are a great many events...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 4AA4
Reviewed 13 January 2019

We were seated at our table just in time to see a great storm roll in. We had a lovely meal and enjoyed the entertainment of the storm we had come to Darwin to see. Good value and nice food.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DebbieK59
Reviewed 9 January 2019

Nothing overly fantastic but food and good views always wins especially somewhere tropical. Would recommend

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank spikey615
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Went there to watch the sunset. Lovely night but food was over priced and very average. The chicken pho was very average. Bowl of flavoured water with chicken and noodles. The chefs special of braised beef with root vegetables wasnt good at all. Root vegetables...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Response from Alex E | Property representative |
We are not dog friendly at the moment, but we are actively looking at updating our Club Constitution. Hopefully one day...
Darren M
13 April 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
Yes thongs are the norm:)
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