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Charcoal Oven

) #190 of 298 Restaurants in Darwin Asian, , Seafood
4/68 Marina Boulevard | Cullen Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8941 3433
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible18%
2 weeks ago
15 Jul 2017
“Disappointing night., wouldn't recommend it for dinner, but would be nice for cheap drinks and snack at sunset.”
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Asian, Australian, Seafood, International
4/68 Marina Boulevard | Cullen Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came up to Darwin for a business trip and decided to give this place a try for chilli crab. I have travelled to many places around the world for work and have had more than my fair share of chilli crab I thought There was...More

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The deck was very dark with steps, which was dangerous in the dim light. The waitress brought a torch with menus. Thought the seafood was over priced at $79.00 per kg for crab or prawns, as in Perth you would pay $25.09 per kilo. The...More

Thank KayleneMV
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Recently had a change of name to Cathys Place. Fantastic view of the marina and great food. Cheap drinks and great service. Live crabs in the tank ! Great prawns too.

Thank Jojoviv
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Great food and service, beers were so cheap 5$ for any beer including imported. Later in the evening they had karaoke it was so much fun. I will definitely go back again.

1  Thank josephpinter
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Cooked up our straight off the boat. Best meal we had in darwin. Cathy will cook up your fish any style you like. We had jewfish with blackbean sauce and spicy thai. Lovely

2  Thank Leane L
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We stumbled onto Charcoal Oven as we had planned to eat at La Beach but as it was a Monday night it was shut, as we walked past Charcoal Oven we noticed the Tapas available, the item that took my eye was the " Crispy...More

1  Thank Tony N
Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

What a shame, visited here with a lovely greeting to find a complete mess in the restaurant and it appeared unclean. This put me off but stayed as the staff were so nice I still don't know why it is called charcoal as very little...More

Thank Duckamilton
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We had the oyster chilli shots to start up a great night, while listening to Freedom Summers love gripping singing at the Charcoal Oven in Cullan Bay on Saturday night. Being a bit of a homemade foodie, if I go out, I want something that...More

1  Thank Oliver T
Reviewed 21 August 2014

My husband and I visited Charcoal Oven to celebrate our anniversary. The restaurant does not look like anything special but the food was great. The staff were very friendly and helpful especially the owner. The service was good but they only have minimal staff, it...More

2  Thank Juanita1982
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Ordinarily I would have given this place a big miss, there were a lot of warning bells going off. Thankfully we decided to give this venue a try. We ate outside, inside looked dark, dank and uninviting. Outside the tablecloths weren't fresh and had obviously...More

1  Thank _Narina_2013
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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Australian, Seafood, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4/68 Marina Boulevard | Cullen Bay, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8941 3433
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