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48-50 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8941 0933
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Darwin, Australia
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wednesday lunchtime and my food took 45 minutes to come out. Not even busy. Staff never came over to see how we were and update us. When we did finally get their attention they said it took so long because the pork had to be grilled. For 45 minutes? First time there and currently not likely to return though everything... More 

Thank Ajaxe
Darwin, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the Pho with the rare roast beef, it was delicious. The sauces came on the side so you could regulate the amount of heat you introduced to your dish. I could not eat it all as the serve was the size of a small bucket, the price was very good and the service was also good. I would... More 

Thank Gina P
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy inside for Sunday Yum Cha. It's Darwin Wet season so anybody sitting outside quickly changed their minds and moved into the busy inside area. I know some people think Yum Cha involves a few food trolleys being wheeled around tables. Here they place a small docket on your table with the Yum Cha items. Tip: bring your reading glasses.... More 

Thank Jadhoo
Darwin, Australia
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went for a friends birthday dinner, the service was friendly and efficient! it was my first time eating at Ruby and i was not disappointed! The food was affordable and delicious! I will be back again for sure!

Thank kobistew
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our food was delicious. The restaurant was busy so our food was a little delayed but staff made up for it with great drinks service. Portions were generous and we were able to take our leftovers home. Highly recommend the Duck Pancakes. The skin was so crispy.

Thank Jeanette O
Level Contributor
87 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant offers both inside and outside dining. Food is delicious and we'll priced. Bought a chicken laksa for $15 and it was very tasty. Service is quick and easy. Very happy. The other food smelled devine. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Annie R
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114 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Generous portions of tasty Pad Thai and Chow Mein, containing lots of prawns and meat. Nice chilled red wine

Thank Lucyleak
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful tasty Pho broth. Fresh beef and good brisket flavor. Puts some Sydney Pho restaurants to shame.

Thank Yang N
Darwin, Australia
Level Contributor
63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

After a busy morning volunteering it was lovely to relax and order a selection of yum Cha dishes. A couple of my friends are quite fussy eaters but we were able to find a fair selection. We wanted a dish that was not on the menu. The cook came out, discussed, & made the dish for us. Excellent service &... More 

Thank Lily C
Darwin, Australia
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174 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

went for dinner and was crowded! took a while for dish to come and forgot my order. They were apologetic. good service and tasty food.

Thank Shaa2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48-50 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8941 0933

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?