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Salvatores Cafe

Smith Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8941 9823
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“wings” (9 reviews)
“gnocchi” (6 reviews)
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Smith Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was happy to see somewhere open a few days after Marcus passed through town. We had calamari, seafood basket, sandwich and milkshakes. The service was really friendly and accommodating, the food was great and arrived in a timely manner. I order takeaway spag bol for...More

Thank Margaret R
SalvatoresCafeDarwin, Owner at Salvatores Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks Margaret for the comments. Wasn’t easy being opened but we all pulled together and worked as hard and fast as we could to try and provide for as many as we could manage. We’ve received heaps of praise for being open for people who...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had the medium Margherita Pizza here for a quick lunch today. It was delicious and cost $19.90 AUD. The cafe is a little tired looking and the washroom is not great.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great option for good portions at great prices. A relaxed diner style restaurant with pretty much something for everyone on their menu. Order at the counter and self serve drinks from the fridge including wine and beer (small selection but enough if you just want...More

Thank mareebali1967
SalvatoresCafeDarwin, Owner at Salvatores Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the compliment

Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the CBD the meals were quite good and not too expensive. Lots of places in Darwin are open air, this place in Air conditioning and as a Southern State person it was most welcome.

Thank Radarz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great coffee Great service Salvatore came out to greet us in Italian and had a chat with us Excellent lunch and dinner menu Will be back!

1  Thank mccrfl
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Have lived in Darwin for many years and always loved this cafe. After my daughter and I were diagnose with celiac disease last year I discovered just how difficult eating out is. It was very exciting to find out that these guys have “Gluten Free...More

1  Thank Leighann84
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We found this little place whilst having a walk around in Darwin. OH had a spaghetti bolognese and I had a cheese and ham omelette and toast.Both were very nicely cooked and very tasty and the staff were the usual Aussies: pleasant and helpful. I...More

1  Thank concretewoman
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I often stop in here for a beautiful long black coffee and a piece of cheesecake that is to die for. Afternoon is my favorite time. The staff are lovely and helpful. Clean and quiet when I visit.

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The title says it all! Real good food and large servings! Decent prices. Would definitely come to eat here again! Pasta products especially good!

1  Thank EddieA1
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Service good, food between average to good .NO Bar soft drinks only. Good because close to hotel.RSL is better value

Thank Stephan M
SalvatoresCafeDarwin, Owner at Salvatores Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

lol...no "bar"....we have beer and wine but you are correct we are not a bar. We also don't have gambling machines. Cheers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smith Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8941 9823
Welcome to Salvatores Cafe, opened in 1997 by Sean Johnston.Located in the heart of darwin, Australia boasting a reputation for quality coffee with convienant opening hours.Our in house chef Dario Mannino has selected some wonderful Italian dishes, from both the north and the south. Breakfast, lunch and dinner.We are fully licensed and priced reasonably.Check out our website for a copy of our menus.
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