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Shenannigans Restaurant & Bar

69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8989 2100
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is wonderfully located in Mitchell Street and has a great atmosphere .The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is wonderful.A real treat is to dine there on a Tuesday night then join the locals in playing trivia a great night

Thank jppetty
Reviewed 4 days ago

Conveniently located right on Mitchell Sreet with soft shell crab and bangers and mash on the menu. I'm in!! Despite the place being quite busy I was still greeted with a smile and super quick service. Food was great, drinks at reasonable prices. With a...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful Irish bar. They have good entertainment but its outside amongst the smokers and theres not alot of room. We wanted to have a meal here but they were painting throughout so it was like a worksite and the paint fumes were aweful strong.More

Thank Kerrie D
AVCCommunityManager, General Manager at Shenannigans Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kerrie, Thank you for taking the time to leave us your comments. We do apologises for the work that was going on as we are going through a bit of a spruce up in our bar area. We do hope to see you again for...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We tried the $15 lunch special. So Disappointed with our food. Thai beef salad was salty ++. Fish batter thick ++ grease literally dripping. I expressed my disappointment and the very nice staff member offered to get something else for me. Venue great, staff nice...More

Thank Glenda E
AVCCommunityManager, General Manager at Shenannigans Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Glenda, thank you for taking the time to leave us your comments. I am disappointed in reading your thoughts around the food and i have flagged this and will discuss with our Chefs. We look forward to seeing you next time you choose to drop...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Always good meals and variety with plenty of beer on tap. Great place to sit inside and enjoy the atmosphere or people watch outside. Staff happy and helpful. Will always return.

Thank JennyP59
AVCCommunityManager, General Manager at Shenannigans Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your comments. It is much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you next time you drop by Shennanigans. Regards The Team

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

On Monday night had great service, ok pub burger (as to be expected). Quite liked it all so went back on Tuesday. Tried to order a steak at the bar, the lady serving was clueless and thought it must be a spirit and looked at...More

Thank richardaus2014
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Had a few options on the menu that sounded great but settled on the rack of lamb and fried chicken. Chicken was absolutely brilliant and the dipping source was to die for. However the piece d’resistance was the lamb rack. It was unadulterated and served...More

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

After getting disappointed at Six Tanks, we went straight to Shenanigans to salvage the nite. We made a very great decision. The place was filled with behaved patrons. Live music was awesome and great repertoire from blues to current lists. There’s a vibe of being...More

Thank Clivenme2002
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We were staying on the Esplanade so it was an easy walk to Shenannigans. It's quite lively, popular with the locals and tourists alike. The food's good and well-priced, and they have a specials board most nights. Live music too some evenings! Big thumbs-up to...More

Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in for dinner with my father near the end of our Australia trip. Had a choice of indoor or outdoor seating, went for outdoor to watch the world go by as we ate. Meals were a decent size without being too large or overpriced,...More

Thank Rich K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8989 2100
  • E-mail
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