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Things to do in North Adelaide

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Cricket Ground
“If your a cricket fan you might want to visit Adelaide Oval. They offer a stadium tour, $25 for adults, $20 concession. Check website for times. You can also do a roof climb, $109 per adult, with night climbs being slightly dearer.”
  • 122 locals recommend
Store
“Adelaide's famous Zoo located on the city edge. The only place to see pandas in Australia. Huge new playground. a cafe and a casual restaurant for you to sit and enjoy some food, drink and company. ”
  • 74 locals recommend
Park
“16 minutes door to door catching one bus from Magill road. Beautiful, relaxing, tranquil, FREE 125 acre garden with greenhouses, rare plants, a cafe - what's not to like? Bring a picnic. Look at the Moonlight Cinema website during summer. Wander along to the Torrens River, visit the zoo, continue into North Adelaide for a pizza or a coffee... start Adelaide's loveliest day out right here!”
  • 85 locals recommend
Cafe
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“Great for food but even better for night life, especially Saturday and Sunday Nights ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Offering an unique Italian dining experience. Very quirky. Menu is always changing with the season. Al a carte menu or if you can't decide order the banquet menu. You won't be disappointed. Open for lunch and dinner with only taking dinner bookings for groups of 8 or more. So head down and try and get a table. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Park
“Stunning Botanic Park is a must to see and a few minutes walk from the CBD. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Store
“A 50 meter pool, diving pool, kids pool, sauna etc, this is a great facility just up the road to relax with the kids or have a swim and the veg out in the sauna.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bakery
“Another 24 hour bakery/cafe, this one is on North Adelaide. They've got a good mix of sweet and savoury options for you!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“O’Connell St-Great food, fun atmosphere - my favourite is the pomegranate chicken ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Movie Theater
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“The Piccadilly Cinema is in a beautiful old style building and gives that old fashion service with blockbuster movies.”
  • 17 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Great character, regular events & markets, best bread ever (Lost Loaf) and fantastic food options!”
  • 18 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“My favourite place to go shopping when I stay at Allan Street. Look out for the green grocers around the corner with lots of interesting delights.”
  • 8 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“French restaurant that has won lots of awards. Food is unbelievably good! Great spot for a romantic dinner if you want to impress the pants off someone. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“Go for walks or feed the ducks. Elder Park is beautiful all year round. Sometimes there are festivals held here ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“With less than a 10 minute driving distance, this is ideal for those with cars. Alternatively it is approximately a half hour walk. North Adelaide Village has it all… from relaxation, healthy lifestyle options to that well deserved coffee break… there is something for everyone! Dine in or grab on the go, shopping for that perfect gift or planning your next getaway, they have it all! There’s no need to rush, with 2 hours of free parking and all your everyday services like banking, pharmacy and dry cleaning, you can select the finest quality produce from our specialty shops and Romeo’s Foodland. Monday – Wednesday, Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm Thursday 9:00am – 9:00pm Saturday 9:00am – 5:00pm Sunday 11:00am – 5:00pm”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
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“Looking for a brunch that will satisfy those taste buds? The Store has established itself a reputation amongst the locals in North Adelaide as the place to go for that insta photo worthy brunch location. Rustic feel with your traditional menu plus modern options. Good coffee and good selection of treats. Open Monday to Friday 7am – 3pm and Weekends 8am – 4pm”
  • 8 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Cafe
“Great for food but even better for night life, especially Saturday and Sunday Nights ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Offering an unique Italian dining experience. Very quirky. Menu is always changing with the season. Al a carte menu or if you can't decide order the banquet menu. You won't be disappointed. Open for lunch and dinner with only taking dinner bookings for groups of 8 or more. So head down and try and get a table. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Restaurant
“O’Connell St-Great food, fun atmosphere - my favourite is the pomegranate chicken ”
  • 17 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“French restaurant that has won lots of awards. Food is unbelievably good! Great spot for a romantic dinner if you want to impress the pants off someone. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Looking for a brunch that will satisfy those taste buds? The Store has established itself a reputation amongst the locals in North Adelaide as the place to go for that insta photo worthy brunch location. Rustic feel with your traditional menu plus modern options. Good coffee and good selection of treats. Open Monday to Friday 7am – 3pm and Weekends 8am – 4pm”
  • 8 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“I would say Beyond India does good "British Indian" food - it has a wide ranging menu and lovely flavours however it is not traditional style indian food. Also does takeaway via Uber Eats. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great food and atmosphere on a Friday night!! Big selection of wine and beautifully relaxing feelin' the restaurant. Great outdoor seating with heaters for the cold weather. Awesome food and great pre-made dinner selection for groups. Very friendly staff!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“American style burgers so juicy they will be dripping down your arms. Quite often having tasty specials and challenges if you are extra hungry. Great selection on their menu with hot dogs as well. ”
  • 3 locals recommend

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