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Poolside Restaurant

££ - £££
122 Esplanade | DoubleTree, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8943 3600
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average22%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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122 Esplanade | DoubleTree, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We stayed at Double Tree Hotel and a highlight was definitely the breakfast provided each morning. I have never tasted better Scrambled Eggs, and the Mushrooms provided were exquisite. Even smarter, is that they offer two types of Bacon, soft or Crispy. What geniuses! You...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This place gets two stars only because the staff were lovely and one of our table of four had a great meal. Other than that it was a poor dining experience. We did some research on restaurants near our hotel, found this one, went to...More

Thank itchyfeet6728
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Visited the Poolside restaurant a couple of times because we were staying at the Doubletree by Hilton. The happy hour is fantastic - $5 basics. Food can be expensive for what it is, but everything was tasty. Went in one day for breakfast and the...More

Thank Kimberley R
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The chef at this hotel is extremely accommodating. The meals are lovely though a little pricey in comparison to other restaurants within Darwin. Staff are sparse. But if you don't want to leave the hotel its a nice option.

Thank Erin P
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Breakfast, Pineapple was exceptional, lots of choice for breakfast, great setting, really set the holiday mood having breakfast by the pool. Lunch, Good coffee, good sandwich w. excellent home made chips. Pre dinner drinks: The setting, the service, it was all just perfect.

Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Food was well presented & tasty. Kids meal portion was large. Watching Chef Andy prepare Dessert was fabulous

Thank Viky232
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had lunch by the pool. It was delivered by one of the chefs and our son gave him a bit of cheek so he told him to "come for dessert after dinner" for a treat. We did and was one of the best experiences...More

Thank DebsF3195
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This restaurant next to the pool offers a great menu at a reasonable price. The tropical décor and hotel features are reminisce of early Darwin but only add to the occasion.

Thank RobDi61
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Only thing I can say, Is they need to be sure their swimming guest, make sure they are dry, not drip all the way to lift. Very dangerous for the other guests walking around the area

Thank Anne12344
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Nicely styled with a lookout over the pool. Food was good and there was a wide selection as well. Air conditioner could have been up a little more as humidity was high

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
03:00 - 00:00
03:00 - 00:00
03:00 - 00:00
03:00 - 00:00
03:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Esplanade | DoubleTree, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8943 3600
  • E-mail
Enjoy the air-conditioned comfort of the Poolside Restaurant or unwind with a glass of wine in its alfresco setting, admiring views of the lush tropical gardens and the sparkling outdoor pool. Food lovers will be spoiled for choice with an exciting menu featuring modern Australian cuisine with a twist of the Territory. Open daily for a full buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner, our Poolside Restaurant also offers a 3:00 am breakfast (Monday-Friday) for early risers departing for business or embarking on day tours in the region.
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