Tours

Australia 2013/14 > Alice Springs - Watering Holes

Great tucker, thirst quenching beer and friendly locals can be found across The Alice in a diverse range of bars, cafes, pubs and restaurants. Suggestions include:

Watering Holes The Rock Bar - This modern pub offers a refreshing beer garden complete with live TV feed of sport and entertainment, a modern Australian menu, great wines and live entertainment. 75 Todd Street. www.therockbar.com.au

Juicy Rump - Located at Lasseters Hotel Casino, the Juicy Rump menu is famous in Alice Springs. Enjoy 'the Macs' behind from the beer garden or deck and you won't miss any sport thanks to huge screens showing sports from around the world. 93 Barrett Drive. www.lasseters.com.au/dining/the-juicy-rump

Bojangles Saloon & Dining Room -Something of an Alice institution, Bo's offers a 'Wild West meets Aussie Outback' theme complete with cowhide seats, stockman regalia and a live 3m-long carpet python behind the bar. 80 Todd Street

Kwerralye Café - The Kwerralye, or "Stars" Café, is a training initiative under the Australian Government's Indigenous Employment Program, offering gourmet goodies and excellent coffee. http://kwerralyecafe.com/

Overlanders Steakhouse - This landmark on the Alice dining scene has a menu to match including the famous 'Drover's Blowout' menu, which includes a platter of crocodile vol‑au‑vents, camel and kangaroo filets. 72 Hartley Street. www.overlanders.com.au

Red Ochre Grill Restaurant - Sample award-winning Australian seafood, Australian game meat, bush food and regional Australian cuisine. Todd Mall. www.redochrealice.com.au