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Cafe 21

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28 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8942 3111
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hours
Cafe, Australian, International, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
28 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Pick...chicken breast schnitzels, crème caramel, roasted vegetables, salads, fresh juice and veggie extracted juices. Service very friendly and prompt. Cakes reasonably priced, big assortment all made on premises. Halal and gluten free food. Long hours opened. Beautiful Christmas decorations everywhere ..loved so many, like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank heathermW8702MU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Specials are on offer daily with the choice of eating in the cafe, or dining under shades in the Smith Street Mall. I chose an egg & lettuce sandwich, which was huge and absolutely delicious. Along with a cold Cola drink it was Yummo.!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Edward S
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I was simply amazed at the selection of food when I walked into this cafe..being in Darwin for a short holiday, my wife & I were looking for somewhere where we could get something plain & simple - I like a simple bread sandwich for...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sydneyperson
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Every time I go to Cafe 21(next to Uncle Sam’s) in the city I am impressed by the great quality food, lovely staff service and cleanliness of cafe. My eyes lit up when I saw the Christmas decorations and Fam the friendly waiter and I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Shana-may S
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast, food was very good lots of options and well priced, staff where friendly and helpful, quick service, great place for food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank chrispH3830FJ
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

It's hard to eat healthily when traveling, so it was really nice to have multiple healthy options for brunch. I ended up getting a vegetable plate which had a bunch of different roasted veggies on a bed of quinoa. Only criticism of it would be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank walkaboutography
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We had breakfast here every morning, delicious food, well presented, cooked perfectly, and a big selection.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vickilynnhunter
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Visited for breakfast with my husband and another couple whilst on a short stay in Darwin. We ordered a range of things for breakfast - coffee and Bacon & Egg Roll from a specials board (only $9), fresh fruit, banana bread and a breakfast burger...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 656AmyB
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

First visit here. It was a busy Thursday lunch period which proved no sweat for this place. Food was fresh and great value, we just felt it needed a little more flavor. Perhaps a little sauce or something was missing from the chicken burger, which...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank musomumma76
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Good food/ Friendly staff/ quick service/ Lots of choices. May be more salt / pepper shakers ( in working order) on tables would be a good idea.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Chunty B
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12 March 2018|
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Response from 650Ninja | Reviewed this property |
This is a guess but I think they do. Give them a call on 8942 3111
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8942 3111
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