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Rendezvous Cafe

Star Village 32 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 9231
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (31 reviews)
“laksa” (104 reviews)
“bbq pork” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.All hours
Cafe, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Star Village 32 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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1 - 10 of 157 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

this iconic Darwin restaurant has not lost any of it's charm by moving to the new premises. Never fails to impress.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rendezvous Cafe has become a regular Saturday lunch time treat for my husband and I, there is also other groups that call this place the spot to meet up with friends and family on Saturday. The staff are welcoming and the food is yummy. The...More

Thank Melhalliwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since being a regular customer at Rendezvous Cafe for many years as a resident of Darwin. In my last visit to this establishent I was met with an unfriendly front of house manager, whom wanted to charge for something that was never supplied and when...More

2  Thank Pedro L
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Rendezvous never disappoint, they have you sorted for all meals of the day. Serving size is just perfect, price is fair and service is great! Try the Hainanese chicken... Yum!

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Since Rendezvous moved location to a much larger venue, more people have discovered their yummy Laksa (see my other review). Their popularity has definitely grown. When we arrived, there were a few people inside. When we left an hour later, the place was packed.I booked...More

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Dinner here with our friends last night. Rendezvous has my vote for the best Laksa in Darwin! ( this is a very hot and serious subject amongst Darwinites!) I had the gluten free Chicken and vegatable Laksa, it was excellent! The menu has been extended...More

Thank dali25
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love the laksa here and would definitely recommend anyone craving a good one to try here. The soup is full of flavour and creamy and coconutty. There are a range of items you can choose to have in your laksa, we particularly like...More

Thank TravellingTTs
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Great location in Darwin city, they serve up the best laksa soup in Darwin. I have been going there for a while now and all of their meals have been great and very affordable. My favorite place to eat in Darwin.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

They recently moved form Star Village to 22 Mitchell Street, right on the corner of Bennett. Very reasonable prices, very fast service and very good food. The portions were good, and everyone was happy with their food. They were 8 of us for lunch. It...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This place is good for thai laksa. It's a hidden secret. They do excellent laksa. Recommend it if that's your thing.

Thank Merilyn_S_12
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Questions & Answers
8 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from dali25 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry closed for Monday's and Tuesday's, and Sunday's so not open fir breakfast on those days
17 May 2016|
Response from RossnAnne | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the slow response. Good question. It seemed to vary depending on the time of year. I would suggest ringing to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Star Village 32 Smith St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 9231
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