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Kungas Can Cook Cafe

Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 411 662 963
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  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“lemon myrtle” (2 reviews)
“bush tucker” (4 reviews)
“bush food” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had no idea that so many delicious ingredients could be found by those who know how to find and harvest them, like inspiring and proud Aboriginal chef, Raelene. Her meals at the cafe as well as her condiments for sale (chutneys, dukkah etc) are...More

Thank Janette R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't get to the cafe but Raelene brought a bush food entree and her knowledge out to our World Expeditions campsite. What an inspiring lady. Loved her and her food.

Thank debmac1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little cafe run by a truely inspirational aboriginal woman. Rayleen has been exploring and relearning traditional bush foods for years, and aims to share this knowledge with visitors - not only to reveal the taste sensations that exist is this apparently inhospitable environment,...More

Thank Miles J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had great breakfasts and coffee, we tried some bush foods. They also sell bush foods to take home. Don't miss the rocky road it is the BEST EVER!!! You wont be dissappointed

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Enjoyed a couple meals here, their menu is quite different with a number of bush foods to share so if you want to try something different with your coffee this is the place to go.

Thank Barefoot1966
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I've been to this cafe a couple times for coffee, though today was the first time actually eating there. Their coffee is some of my favorite in Alice Springs. The wattleseed pancakes I had for breakfast were quite delicious as well. The menu isn't as...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast at this lovely casual cafe serving delicious food enhanced by a touch of bush tucker. The owner told us all about the bush tucker and the difficulties with collecting the native food in this harsh environment and she gave us...More

Thank Jill G
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Very clean airy place. Sit in or out. Staff smile readily! Nicely presented range of light food. Next to toy library/ playgroup.

Thank Fra P
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We were with a group for dinner. Raylene uses traditional bush food and spices with a more conventional and familiar menu. The food was wonderful. Even more important is her role in promoting Aboriginal foods and empowering locals to have a part in the business...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you are a coffee aficionado then this is the place to go for a well made coffee. The service is excellent and the food, though a little pricey is worth it. I like the dishes which incorporate native herbs, flavours and spices. Naturally I...More

1  Thank Briar F
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Red Centre  >  Alice Springs
  • Phone Number: +61 411 662 963
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