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Mimi's Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Australian, European
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Kakadu Lodge Cooinda | 1 Kakadu Highway, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8979 1500
19:00 - 21:00
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Prescott, Arizona
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for 2 breakfasts and dinners. The morning breakfast buffet is typical of all motels we stayed in Australia on this trip. Dinners menu offered selections vice buffet. Barramundi was our choices for several meals; all wild caught. As with other restaurants we experienced in Australia, drinks are ordered and paid for at the bar.

Thank Rich R
Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seperate buffet for large groups. It reduces the waiting time for orders from the menu to the barest minimum. Simple but honest food. Nice to get a cold beer after the Yellow River Cruise.

Thank Peter D
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Our bus group of 28 was able to enjoy a cold Lunch Buffet in 45 minutes at Mimi's. The cold cuts and sandwich fixings and salads were very good. Cold water on a hot day or other beverages were available. Disappointed that the fresh fruit was not replenished for the last in line.

Thank 262DianeV2014
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We ate as part of a tour group. Our meal was presented buffet style. The food was fresh and abundant. Drinks were extra but that was of no consequence. The restaurant was clean as was the restrooms so all was good.

Thank woodmister
Dublin, Ireland
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164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

More like expensive fast food. It was ok but the place lacks atmosphere and the food is overpriced. Unfortunately when you have no choice then you have to accept what's on offer.

Thank StephenCr0ss
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Value for money, especially in Kakadu park where everything tends to be expensive. I highly recommend the smoked crocodile salad (17.5$). Last time I tried crocodile meat I didn't like it, but this smoked version tasted nicely. The salad is of decent size, comes with a nice dressing and cool orange slices which gives a cooling effect, enjoyable in this... More 

Thank TranceVibes
Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I was at Mimi's Restaurant due to staying at the Cooinda Lodge on a travel agents trip last week and the food we had to pre order due to the size of our group was cooked well and plentiful in size for all 3 courses on offer. The staff were great and did a good job of not only attending... More 

Thank carolyndavidson68
Legian, Indonesia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Sometimes it pays not to have too high an expectation when eating out, having had a dreadful meal when we ate here four years ago we didn't think that they could possibly repeat the disaster so to be on the safe side we ordered a pizza. Well they exceeded all our expectations and excelled. To be fair the pizza did... More 

Thank John G
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Dinner was included in the half-board deal we got when booking Cooinda Lodge. The food was great and artfully served, although we had to wait quite a while (while the place was hardly crowded during that Christmas eve). Loved the barramundi and tried the different NT's typical meats. Deserts were so delicious and they came with a bottle of wine... More 

Thank GabyVM
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Within the Cooinda lodge, and the only eating location available, this bistro delivers a good quality and choice menu with interested staff , wine choices a bit limited but the lunch and dinner menus are well prepared and delivered

Thank BMW1951

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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
Average prices
US$21 - US$27
Australian, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kakadu Lodge Cooinda | 1 Kakadu Highway, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Kakadu National Park
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8979 1500
Mimi's is a relaxed contemporary Australian restaurant specialising in modern European food incorporating local native ingredients.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?