Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations      HubGarden      Recipes
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

The Pickled Duck Kitchen and Cellar, Modbury

Home > Adelaide > Bars | Breakfast | Burgers | Party Ideas | Restaurants
by Hazel Cochrane (subscribe)
I am a freelance writer, photographer & fitness instructor. I enjoy hiking and kayaking and writing walking guides. Visit our website www.greataussiewalks.com.au or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/greataussiewalks
Published July 10th 2016
Get quacking and visit the Pickled Duck Kitchen and Cellar
You may have noticed people in Modbury heading across North East Road from Tea Tree Plaza into the old Modbury Institute building.

If you are curious to know what is going on, you should gather up your friends, family and appetite and make your way to the Pickled Duck Kitchen and Cellar.

Pickled duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
The Pickled Duck Kitchen. Photo: Hazel Cochrane


Open from 9:30am on Monday to Friday and from 9am on the weekend, the latest eatery in the area has quickly become a popular place to eat.

Pickled duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
The Pickled Duck on North East Road. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

The restaurant does not take bookings but with plenty of seating indoors and outdoors, there is usually only a short wait if all the tables are in use. Leave your mobile number with the front desk and enjoy one of the fine wines or beers from the bar until your table is ready. The contemporary décor lends itself to the casual dining experience, with tables for small or slightly larger groups. The outdoor area, with outdoor heaters for those colder days, overlooks Civic Park.

pickled Duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
The Chicken Tropico Burger. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

The cuisine is a new twist on classic burgers and gourmet pizza with a selection of sides, sliders and salads to please all palates.
For the conservative burger lover, the Americana or the Tropico chicken are great options. For the more adventurous, the Middle Eastern Lamb burger or the Pulled Pork burger are a tasty alternative.

Pickled duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
Little Mexico Pizza, deliciously spicy. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

For the pizza lovers, the rustic style pizzas range from the always popular Ham and Pineapple to the spicy Little Mexico. Vegetarian and gluten free options are available for various items on the menu.

The duckling's menu, with cheeseburgers, little beef burgers, hotdogs and chicken dippers, all served with chips, will keep the kids happy.

Pickled Duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
Chocolate Nachos- A chocaholic's delight. Photo: Hazel Cochrane


Wicked desserts including the Rocky Road pizza, the Chocolate Tasting Plate and the Churros Dog offer an indulgent end to a satisfying meal. The chocolate nachos are something special, with chocolate ice cream, cinnamon tortilla chips, strawberries, chocolate sauce and white chocolate sauce, even the most dedicated chocaholic will be pleased.

Pickled Duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
Be the envy of other diners when you order a Cherry Ripe loaded Milkshake. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

The Pickled Duck offers a selection of wines, beers and ciders, as well as soft drinks, coffee and loaded milkshakes. Loaded milkshakes come in a variety of flavours including Cherry Ripe and Snickers. Order a loaded milkshake and other diners will be looking enviously at the taste tempting creation as it is delivered to your table.
Pickled Duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
Belgian Waffles...Yum. Photo: Hazel Cochrane


If you are looking for a sumptuous breakfast with a difference, the Pickled Duck has this covered. On weekends and public holidays, a menu offers sweet and savoury options. The Big Duck Breakfast, for the hungriest of diners, the Spanish Baked egg for something a little different or, for the sweet tooth, the Belgian Waffles are bound to impress.

Pickled Duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
Wine, beer, cider and soft drinks are available st the Pickled Duck. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

The cellar houses fine Australia and world renowned wines, as well as craft beers from some of the finest South Australian microbreweries. Check out the blackboard in the restaurant for wine tasting sessions.

The restaurant does gets busy during the normal meal times, although the wait is not usually long, a late lunch or early dinner would reduce the waiting time. With the menu prices comparative with other gourmet burger venues around Adelaide, the Pickled Duck is an ideal venue for a casual meal or small informal function.

Pickled duck, Modbury, food, burger, pizza, Hazel Cochrane
The Pickled Duck is located in the old Modbury Institute. Photo: Hazel Cochrane

The Pickled Duck is located adjacent to the Modbury Hotel, at 993 North East Road Modbury, just across the road from Tee Tree Plaza. Phone: 82650203

If you haven't visited the Pickled Duck yet, get quacking!
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  43
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Great restaurant for meeting family and friends
When: Monday to Friday: 9:30am to late; Weekends: 9am to late.
Where: The Pickled Duck Kitchen and Cellar in Modbury
Cost: Main meals around $15
Your Comment
The meals are lovely here. Great write up
by Ryanb (score: 0|4) 722 days ago
Featured
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles
Categories
Lists
Questions