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The Magic Wok Restaurant

Shop 20, West Lane Arcade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 3332
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (37 reviews)
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“cured meats” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 20, West Lane Arcade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First visit last week. Another again tonight. Magic Wok is my new fave dinner restaurant. The restaurant is small but welcoming, the owner is wonderful and the food is delicious! Amazing!

Thank KlaTommo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our annual girls xmas dinner here again, a little tradition of ours. The food is always amazing here, if you get the right sauces!! If you need help choosing sauces for the meats and veg you have chosen, the staff know some good...More

Thank Jess D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The MAGIC wok was a place of wonder when I was a child. You get a tray, pick your own selection of fresh vegetables and meat (or seafood or tofu), then head to the magic chef who cooks it right in front of your eyes....More

Thank 374donnaq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Twice now my family and I have visited The Magic Wok after checking online whether it was open... Show up last night to a note on the door - closed until the end of January... Had wonderful Ribs at Outback Jacks in stead.

1  Thank ICBM
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always delicious and it's always tempting to pile your plate with more food or to go back for seconds!

Thank Shlok S
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I visited here with my work mates. It is different for Oz but apparently normal in Asia. You choose the veges, meat and sauces etc. So you have to know what you want and how you want it, they is no menu.

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A nice lunch with a difference, walking through the doors of this hidden gem, wasn't what I was expecting. A Buffett of food,raw meats/seafood and vegetables. The friendly host told us we could choose everything from the meat and vegetables that we wanted. Followed by...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

After reading such fantastic reviews, I surprised my family with a unexpected dinner out at The Magic Wok. On the car ride in i built the excitement about whether the kids wanted to eat crocodile, or kangaroo, what noodles, what vegies etc. Unfortunately even though...More

Thank ICBM
Reviewed 1 October 2017

I found this by accident as I wanted to try some native meats and stumbled across this little restaurant. You choose your vegs, like a stir fry type of style, than your meat and seafood. Anything from fish, prawns to emu, buffalo, than choose your...More

Thank 01jms
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This restaurant is very close to Hilton Darwin and opens for lunch and dinner. It provides clients with an interesting variety of exotic meats, crocodile, emu, buffalo, kangaroo and prawns together with vegetables and a choice of noodles. The food, cooked on the spot, is...More

Thank airamSydney
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Kylee-Anne G
14 September 2016|
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Response from Easygoingmover | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry I didn't see this!!! Usually when you have a bigger group you should always book!!! Hopefully you had a great night their!! 😄
Colin H
10 May 2015|
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Response from Mitchsan | Reviewed this property |
From what I remember...no.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 20, West Lane Arcade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 3332
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