Impressive knock-off drink destinations in Darwin
This place oozes greatness in everything from their ice-cold beverage menu to their atmosphere and cosy traditional decor. Shenannigans Irish Pub is an obvious venue to visit after work with your friends to have a relaxing beverage in a cool laid-back environment. They sport a hearty dinner menu with a selection of tasty seafood, steaks and sides that will accompany your pint of Guinness perfectly. You can always trust Shenannigans to be broadcasting sports and there is even a well-equipped gaming lounge if you’re feeling like burning some cash in the name of fun.
Where: 69 Mitchell Street, Darwin, NT
Slide into one of Squires comfy booths with your colleagues after a long working day. This Darwin local favourite has very accommodating staff and is a trusted choice if you’re wanting to have a relaxed pot with your friends. Be careful though because the Squires Tavern bar staff may tempt you with something a little stronger and your after work drinks may eventuate into a 4am disco. The menu at Squires is frequently updated to incorporate seasonal favourites, so pull up a bar stool, order your favourite meal and drink the evening away with your colleagues at Squires Tavern.
Where: 3 Edmund Street Darwin, NT
After work wander to Virginia Tavern where you will be welcomed by their friendly staff waiting to pour your favourite drink. They have all the popular beer on tap and a wine menu that will give you the after work buzz you’re looking for. Order some fish and chips or tour favourite burger and soak up everything Darwin has to offer on the Virginia Tavern Deck. These guys are open all day everyday, so if you’re looking for a casual but great knock-off drinks venue Virginia Tavern won’t let you down.
Where: 30 Virginia Road, Darwin, NT
This is an authentic Irish pub that is the perfect waterhole for a duo or large group. At Fiddler’s Green, they serve traditional Irish Fare, including staple items like lamb shanks, lambs fry and bacon, as well as fresh modern Australian cuisine. The warm and welcoming atmosphere is consistent at Fiddler’s Green every night of the week, so whether you’re looking for a hump day drinking spot or a Friday that’s going to go out with a bang, bring your colleagues together at Fiddler’s Green.
Where: Kitchener Drive, Darwin, NT
Centrally located, Wisdom Bar & Cafe has everything to make your after work drinks a true success. They boast award-winning cuisine with delightfully zesty salads, numerous chicken favourites and steak and seafood combinations to tantalise every diners tastebuds. You really can’t go past their barramundi burger with your favourite beer. The champagne menu at Wisdom Bar & Cafe is very fancy, so if you’re celebrating an office success order a bottle of Veuve Cliquot and pop a bottle with your favourite colleagues at Wisdom Bar & Cafe.
Where: 48 Mitchell Street, Darwin, NT
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