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Lazy Susans Eating House

U 9 21 Cavenagh St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 0735
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prawn toast” (35 reviews)
“chow mein” (10 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (14 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
U 9 21 Cavenagh St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It looks like an ordinary Chinese restaurant with take away option, so we were a bit hesitant to go inside. The menu is short and there are no set meal options, which is a good sign with most restaurants, but we find it daunting with...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here on two occasions, first for dinner then for yum cha. Both times faultless service and taste. Have an extensive range of whisky from all over the world, and a range of prices. Only slight disappointment, no Australian whisky. There a several great...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Table Service - we asked for recommendations and what was popular and trusted this for our order of the night. We were not disappointed with the choices. Beautiful food. We will be back. We had the Prawn Toast, Dim Sims, Sizzling Beef & Kinto...More

Thank Jeanette O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a diner at lazy Susan's on a number of occasions, big groups and small. Every time the food has been of a consistently good quality and the service prompt and professional. Reasonably priced and great atmosphere. Would recommend. Another of Jason Hannas excellent...More

Thank TravelBug0800
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As locals we’d never had dinner here, no idea why! The food was delicious and the service excellent. Catered for gluten free and vegetarian. Generous portions - enough for lunch the next day!

Thank Carey T
LazySusans, Manager at Lazy Susans Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Carey. Thank you very much for the lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed you dining experience here at Lazy Susan's. See you next time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Menu is very limited to yumcha dishes, We ordered hargow,shumai,rice,steamed pork and blackbean and salt pepper chilli squid. There was no trolley service which was strange the hargow and shumai were very small and barley warm, did not look fresh at all and tasted very...More

Thank XaongChan80
LazySusans, Manager at Lazy Susans Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi XaongChan. Thank you for bringing up your concern here and obviously, you're welcome to address all issues as a paying customer. Basically, we're still on our initial stage at the moment and there's a lot more to add on the menu such as Gluten...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

7 of us invaded mid morning,nothing was too much trouble,even when we added 2 more people,fast service,tasty dishes-large choice.wine & beer available

Thank Kerry A
LazySusans, Manager at Lazy Susans Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Kerry. We would like to thank you for taking time to write a lovely review for Lazy Susan's. We're glad that you enjoy your first time visit on our weekend brunch ( Yum Cha ). We hope to see you soon. Cheers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a group of work mates and friends . We were most delighted with their eagerness to address all our catering needs. Lovely night.

Thank Debra M
LazySusans, Manager at Lazy Susans Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Debra. Thank you for you sweet review. We're happy that you enjoy your entire dining experienced here at Lazy Susan's. Till next time. Cheers

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The four of us went out for dinner last minute, We all picked about 3 diffrent dishes each, cocktails and deserts and all amazing, staff where so lovely. Thanks Lazys xx

Thank Joshua H
LazySusans, Manager at Lazy Susans Eating House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Joshua. On behalf of Lazy Susan's crew. we would like to thank you for your lovely review and we're glad that you enjoy your visit here at Lazy Susan's. Cheers

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and a group of friends (4 total) booked ahead as there were no walk ins. The service is great. Food is very pricey and the servings are really small. We ordered 4 different dishes and a fried rice for the table. It was nice...More

Thank Ashley B
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Questions & Answers
29 July 2018|
Response from MelanieC2117 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do on weekends. Its a new thing and apparently very popular so you'll need a booking.
13 September 2016|
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Response from LazySusans | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry, our karaoke facilities are included in the package when you book the private dining room for your function or party. If you would like more information about how we can create a memorable event... More
5 July 2016|
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Response from nomaddeb | Reviewed this property |
Definitely can order alcoholic drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 9 21 Cavenagh St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 0735
  • E-mail
Chinese & South East Asian fare with a focus on Siu Mei (Chinese roast meats) and worldy premium whisky. Yum Cha serving every Saturday and Sunday mornings.
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