Enjoy authentic Australian dining at Kings Canyon. Select from our range of light meals, snacks or a la carte menu at our café or experience the real outback at our BBQ. Sundowners are available at The Thirsty Dingo Bar.

Carmichael's Restaurant

Carmichael's Restaurant is now open for breakfast and dinner, with brand new menus offering the best native produce of the Northern Territory.

Seasonal Closure

The restaurant will undergo a seasonal closure from 16 January to 26 February 2017. During this time, Desert Oaks Bistro will be open for all meals at the following times:

Breakfast: 5am-11am
Lunch: 11am - 2pm
Dinner: 5:30pm-9:30pm

In addition, pizzas will be available from the Thirsty Dingo Bar from 11am-10pm.

The breakfast buffet is open daily from 5:00am-9:00am and the dinner service is from 5:30pm-8:30pm, bookings essential.

Carmichael's Groups Banquet Menu
Carmichael's Sample Dinner Menu

Desert Oaks Bistro

The Desert Oaks Bistro offers a selection of light meals, beverages and snacks in a relaxed outback setting. Breakfast options are available from 7am - 10am and lunch from 11am - 2pm.  

Outback BBQ & Grill - closed until April.

The Outback BBQ & Grill is a true Australian Outback experience offering a selection of contemporary Australian BBQ cuisine. Enjoy a-la-carte BBQ-style fare, fresh vegetables, salads and a wide selection of wines, spirits, ales and soft drinks.

Revel in the friendly atmosphere, mixing with other guests under a solid roof with open sides - a traditional outback veranda. This casual bar and grill also provides live entertainment from Rod Dowsett daily during peak season (April to October).

Please note; the Outback BBQ & Grill may be closed due to weather conditions during the summer months.  

Outback BBQ Menu

The Thirsty Dingo Bar

Our lively bar is open from 11am - 9pm daily and pizzas are served throughout the day. This is the perfect way to unwind after a day of exploring the wonders of Watarrka National Park.

Daily from 11am - 9pm, no table service.

Under a Desert Moon - closed until April.

Imagine the romance of a table for two in a wilderness setting under a canopy of the Southern Night sky. The only light comes from the moon and the flickering glow of the fire. The only sound is soft music intertwined with the whispering of the breeze through the Desert Oak trees and the crackling flames.

Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and canapés followed by a 5 course dinner. Under a Desert Moon is exclusive to Kings Canyon. It is a unique outback dining experience with a menu focusing on the fresh local produce of Australia.

Under a Desert Moon Menu

Operating times and menus are subject to seasonal adjustments.

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