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Barra Bar & Bistro

Kakadu Highway Jim Jim, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
+61 89791500
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good41%
  • Average31%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“barramundi” (13 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pizza, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kakadu Highway Jim Jim, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner there (can't really go anywhere else, for 50 km or so) and we enjoyed too. I actually ordered the Barramundi with Rice, curry, pita bread and sauces and was not bad at all. The kids ordered pizzas, a bit too rich in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice food, friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere. There was live music and we met lots of lovely fellow travellers.

Thank Marian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is fresh, servings are generous, the menu is varied but simple, don't expect cordon bleu... your in the middle of the outback. We have been here for 5 days and tried most of the menu. The barra and chicken are nice but a...More

Thank Pauline S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat before going back to our hotel. Chicken hamburger was really hard as chicken fillet was too much coocked. 3 saussages of Kangouroo, buffles and crocodie with mash potatoes was ok but expensive. This is a nice place to eatbut a little bit expensive...More

Thank Eric V
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The food is terrible and the service is worse. I'd bring my own food and drinks rather than dine here.

Thank Riv23
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We had a very tasty dinner here. The serving size was generous and the fish, chips and salads were fresh and delicious. The breakfast was a buffet. Although very busy and more of a production line, the food was very tasty and fresh with constant...More

Thank 255060Karen
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We ate here with the kids and didn't plan to be eating before 7 but noticed that there was quite a que to order from them and for drinks also. Nice outdoor location with picnic table seating. Big meals. Additional fried seafood van was operating...More

Thank Shayster23
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had 3 dinners and breakfasts here during our stay. Their rating only just scrapes above poor. They have a captive clientele and management seems lazy. There's serious inconsistency in food quality and often poor or nonexistent service. Staff during breakfast and dinner did not...More

Thank Stevejomac
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We enjoyed 2 angus burgers and 2 chicken burgers. They were a bit exy, but reasonable given the location and the size of the meal. The famished kids couldn't even finish their serves.

Thank Lucasmill1977
Reviewed 15 July 2017

The Barra Bar and Bistro has a fair variety on offer , including pretty standard kids meals which included an ice cream. The menu also had a few NT specials on it like Barramundi, Crocodile, and Kangaroo. The price was fine for where you are...More

Thank Trevsan
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.82 km away
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.03 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Pizza, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kakadu Highway Jim Jim, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Kakadu National Park
  • Phone Number: +61 89791500
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The Barra Bistro offers a true outdoor Australian alfresco dining experience. Share a Taste of Kakadu Tasting Platter with inclusions such as barramundi, chargrilled buffalo sausages & kangaroo fillet, smoked & marinated crocodile, garden salad, plum chili sauce & bush tomato relish. The Barra Bar is open until late and offers a wide range of beers, wine, and soft drinks, along with snacks.
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