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Poolside

Address
Address:
Doubletree by Hilton
122 The Esplanade
Darwin NT 0800
Contact
Contact:
Tel : +61 8 8981 5388
Chef
License: Fully Licensed (no BYO)
Chef
Price Range: $$$$
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Housed in the Doubletree by Hilton Darwin, Poolside restaurant is an understated and low key eatery, with seating scattered around the hotel's lush tropical garden area and sparkling pool. It's a popular meeting place with locals, and visitors can view historic photos of Cyclone Tracy near the bar. The restaurant offers all-day meals including pasta, steak, burgers, stir-fries and club sandwiches.


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It’s always refreshing to walk into a hotel restaurant and immediately feel at home. The Poolside restaurant is understated and low key, with seating scattered through to the garden area next to the pool. The hotel originally dates back to the 1960s, and it remains a popular meeting place with locals. During Cyclone Tracy a number of vehicles were blown into the pool and visitors today can view scenes from those tumultuous times with a series of historic photos on the wall near the bar. The whole hotel was recently extensively refurbished and the new decor is casual with a tropical theme including cane furniture, comfortable lounges and cool neutral colours.

The restaurant offers both set price meal deals as well as an all day menu that includes pasta, steak, Asian stir-fried dishes, club sandwiches and burgers. The set price meals focus on home style “comfort food” such as shepherd’s pie, farmhouse sausages with mash, risotto with char-grilled vegetables and beer battered fish and chips. The wine list is modest but varied with a focus on South Australian and New South Wales wines, with many also offered by the glass.
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Restaurant Features
Accommodation available
All day dining
In a 4 or 5 Star Hotel
Outdoor Dining
Parking
Suitable for Families with children
Suitable for Groups of 10
Suitable for Product launches


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