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Tim's Surf & Turf Restaurant

10 Litchfield St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8981 1024
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“surf and turf” (44 reviews)
“steak” (93 reviews)
“seafood platter” (30 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Litchfield St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There's a reason why you are made to fill out a coupon-style form and pay before you eat. Our medium rare porterhouse steaks came signed as medium well-done and were supermarket thin. A steak that cost $45 that was worth fifteen at most. The staff...More

Thank Helen E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a hankering for a good steak and salad and this place didn’t disappoint. I selected it after reading through trip advisor reviews and pleased that we went. The steak was delicious and salad was fresh - only down side was having to order a...More

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Less than ordinary. Ordered meal at 730. Finally arrived 930. What was supposed to be chicken breast with avacado came out looking like essence of poultry with no avacado. Oh... but they will happily serve patrons who have clearly had too much to drink.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well I can't review the food as I didn't get to eat any of it. We booked for my father's 90th birthday for 7.30 pm. We arrived on time and had a small wait before shown our table. We went to order and pay at...More

2  Thank Sandy K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Tim’s Surf & Turf is always a favourite, infact we just want to work our way through the whole menu but the steak is so darn good you can never say no! Beautiful setting with fantastic vibes and exceptional customer service! You’ll never leave hungry...More

Thank RachiPetal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is massive. Feed yourself, your friend and your boyfriend on one meal lol. Loved it. You can take food home after you’ve eaten because most likely you won’t finish your dish. Tim the owner is so sweet and sometimes does magic tricks and always...More

Thank Moli T
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the eve of us leaving the Top End, we were treated to this ace of a restaurant. Whalla! I've to give it a straight 5 stars. OK, granted is hidden in a rather obscure street so may be a little tacky to find, but...More

Thank Jemmimah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't let the back street location put you off. This place is worth seeking out. I had the best beef and oysters there I have had in years - all at a reasonable price. Service was attentive and helpful. Surroundings are very relaxing. he only...More

Thank johnrY8480LV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited her 4 years ago whilst travelling around n took a relative there last night whilst travelling. Food A1, atmosphere awesome n Tim's very talented n might just have a tick up his sleeve for you.

Thank Eileen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tim's has great character and charm and the staff there like to have a a bit of a joke and some fun, so if you are a bit up tight or allergic to fun please don't go there. The food is amazing very large serves...More

Thank Blake M
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Response from Heather V | Reviewed this property |
It's licensed - reasonable prices too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Litchfield St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8981 1024
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Tims Surf and Turf restaurant opened March 24th 1994, 24 years later and still a local favourite. specialize in Wagyu Steak, seafood and the biggest chicken parmy in the universe, we are open 6 days for 3 and a half hours a day and feeds over 1,000 people a week with that kind of patronage you are guaranteed fresh produce delivered daily. dress code; have a shower smell nice and dress like you are going to a mates place for dinner. Biggest response from customers are;- 1. Excellent food and value for money! 2. best steak I have ever had! 3. meals to big, can I have a takeaway container? 4. wonderful happy staff you have. 5. I wish we found you guys sooner. 6. See you again!
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