Darwin Halal Food Guide: 9 Restaurants and Butchers

Halal food is a must for many Muslims, and Darwin, Australia has no shortage of options. Whether you are a local or a visitor, finding a good halal restaurant or butcher can be a challenge.

So, let’s dive into the Darwin halal food scene and discover some new favorites.

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Halal Restaurants

Sari Rasa

Sari Rasa is a popular Indonesian restaurant. It is a small restaurant, but they have quality food and smiley service. Although the place is quite hidden inside the mall, it is quite crowded.

  • Address: 6/24 Cavenagh St, Darwin City NT 0800, Australia (Floor G – Arafura Plaza)
  • Opening hours: Mon – Fri (11 am – 3 pm); Sat – Sun (closed)
  • Recommended menu: Nasi Goreng, Mie Goreng, 
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/sarirasadarwin/

Google Reviews:

“I had lunch here and will definitely be back. Very tasty authentic Indonesian dishes at a good price. The staff were so friendly and happy.” (Lachlan F)

Darwin Halal Food Guide: 9 Restaurants and Butchers
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Ayuriz Cafe Restaurant

Ayuriz Cafe is a halal Indonesian restaurant located in Darwin Central. The place is easy to find, and the restaurant has many seatings.

  • Address: T01/21 Knuckey St, Darwin City NT 0800, Australia (Floor G – Rydges Darwin Central)
  • Opening hours: Mon – Sat (10 am – 4 pm); Sunday (closed)
  • Recommended menu: Rendang, Ayam Goreng (Fried Chicken), Ayam Penyet
  • Website: –

Google Reviews:

“One of the halal food joints in Darwin. Reasonable price and lots of seating in the cafeteria. Delicious, authentic Indonesian food. Ayam goreng kremes is a MUST try. Highly recommend, they open for lunch.” (N Omo)

“simple and halal food for muslims, feeling free for taking additional chile and other seasoning” (Aslam Yuzarsif)

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Darwin Kebab & Pizza

It is a fast-food Turkish restaurant that specializes in kebabs and pizza.

  • Address: 5/798 Vanderlin Dr, Berrimah NT 0828, Australia
  • Opening hours: Sun & Tue (11 am – 7 pm); Mon/Wed/Thur/Fri/Sat (9 am – 9 pm)
  • Recommended menu:
  • Website: https://www.darwinfoodies.com/directory/darwin-kebab-pizza

Google Reviews:

“For the new owners they are very friendly and doing a great job. We really enjoyed our fish very tasty and the chips are very crunchy. Great presentation and great taste. Strongly recommended 👌 👍 👏 💯” (Mayette S)

Sumatra Cafe

Sumatra Cafe is an Indonesian restaurant. It is a lunchtime-only place (open until 3 o’clock) but has wonderful authentic food.

  • Address: 40 The Mall, Darwin City NT 0800, Australia
  • Recommended menu: Chicken Curry, Fish Curry

Google Reviews:

“My partner and I visited from wa and we miss this place do much, do yourself a favour and try both of the types of chilli 🌶 with your meal, thank you again! … ” (Chelsea Y)

DADA DI ( Fannie Bay Kebab)

It is a kebab shop that also specializes in authentic Nepalese cuisine. The place is located near the water at Fannie Bay. They offer a variety of kebabs, Momo (Nepalese steamed filled dumplings), nuggets, and chips. 

  • Address: 10/9 Fannie Bay Pl, Fannie Bay NT 0820, Australia
  • Opening hours: Mon – Fri (10 am – 8.30 pm); Sat – Sun (11.30 am – 8.30 pm)
  • Recommended menu: Kebab, Chicken Momo, Chips with Gravy and Cheese
  • Website: –

Google Reviews:

“The food is lovely, nice and fresh and a good selection. The service is always good. Worth eating there.” (Nell Jacks)

“We ordered 4 plates of mo:mo variety. And ate all because The food was very delicious. Literally Made our day. Thankyou for such delicious food.” (Neesa T)

Darwin Halal Food Guide: 9 Restaurants and Butchers
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Halal Butchers

Lakim Butcher

  • Temple Terrace Shop 5 , Oasis Shopping Village, Palmerston City NT 0830, Australia (Floor G – Oasis Shopping Village)
  • Opening hours: Mon (closed); Tue – Thur (9 am – 6 pm); Fri (9 am – 7 pm); Sat (9 am – 5 pm); Sun (10 am – 3 pm)

Darwin Halal Butcher

  • Address: 9b/48 Trower Rd Rapid Creek Markets, Millner NT 0810, Australia (Floor G – Rapid Creek Markets)
  • Opening hours: Mon – Thurs (11.30 am – 5.30 pm); Friday (closed); Sat – Sun (8.30 am – 3.30 pm)

Topend Fish, Meat and BBQ

  • Address: 9b/48 Trower Rd, Casuarina NT 0810, Australia (Floor G – Rapid Creek Markets)
  • Opening hours: Mon/Wed/Thur (8.30 am – 6 pm); Tues (10 am – 6 pm); Fri (8.30 – 11 am / 4.30 – 6 pm); Sat (10 am – 6 pm); Sun (8.30 am – 6 pm)

Suhana Butcher and Grocery Shop

  • Address: 10/2 Sabine Rd, Millner NT 0810, Australia
  • Opening hours: 8.30 am – 7 pm
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