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Kungas Can Cook Cafe

Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 411 662 963
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“bush tucker” (4 reviews)
“bush foods” (3 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Fantastic setting, fantastic staff and fantastic food. Throughly enjoyed our breakfast , looking forward to going back. Easy parking.

Thank MEC2015
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I recently went to Kungas during my stay in Alice Springs...I was overwhelmed by the standard and variety of great local food...really authentic plus the staff are so friendly and passionate....I would definitely recommend this place - its a real original experience and the food...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Raylene from Kungka's spoke to our trekking group and brought some of her amazing bush food, wow what a treat. Inspiring story and delightfully flavoursome food. Don't visit Alice Springs without dropping in to Kungka's Cafe. Unique and valuable.

Thank Bruce V
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I had no idea that so many delicious ingredients could be found by those who know how to find and harvest them, like inspiring and proud Aboriginal chef, Raelene. Her meals at the cafe as well as her condiments for sale (chutneys, dukkah etc) are...More

Thank Janette R
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Didn't get to the cafe but Raelene brought a bush food entree and her knowledge out to our World Expeditions campsite. What an inspiring lady. Loved her and her food.

Thank debmac1
Reviewed 6 August 2017

A great little cafe run by a truely inspirational aboriginal woman. Rayleen has been exploring and relearning traditional bush foods for years, and aims to share this knowledge with visitors - not only to reveal the taste sensations that exist is this apparently inhospitable environment,...More

Thank Miles J
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We had great breakfasts and coffee, we tried some bush foods. They also sell bush foods to take home. Don't miss the rocky road it is the BEST EVER!!! You wont be dissappointed

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Enjoyed a couple meals here, their menu is quite different with a number of bush foods to share so if you want to try something different with your coffee this is the place to go.

Thank Barefoot1966
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I've been to this cafe a couple times for coffee, though today was the first time actually eating there. Their coffee is some of my favorite in Alice Springs. The wattleseed pancakes I had for breakfast were quite delicious as well. The menu isn't as...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast at this lovely casual cafe serving delicious food enhanced by a touch of bush tucker. The owner told us all about the bush tucker and the difficulties with collecting the native food in this harsh environment and she gave us...More

Thank Jill G
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Response from debmac1 | Reviewed this property |
Last I heard they were but not in the evening and not every day.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 17 Diarama Village | Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Red Centre  >  Alice Springs
  • Phone Number: +61 411 662 963
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