2020 Canberra Readers' Choice Awards

"Readers' Choice 2020 - Pizza"
Locale Pizzeria Deakin

Locale Pizzeria Deakin

Pizza   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Deakin

A promise in a name, Locale Pizzeria Deakin on Hopetoun Circuit provides inspired Italian dining to Canberra locals. Drawing an after-five crowd, Locale encourages guests to take time dining with fami...
"Fine Food in a Nostalgic Environment"
Otis Dining Hall

Otis Dining Hall

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Kingston

13 Chef Hat Award
Experience the taste of fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere at Otis Dining Hall, an establishment popular among a crowd of suave Kingston locals. Set on Jardine Street, Otis offers an ambient escape f...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Pub Food"
Enjoy a piece of history in the heart of Lyneham at The Old Canberra Inn, a family-friendly pub along Mouat Street, dating back to 1857. Lending old world charm, The Inn radiates warmth with lounges b...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Japanese"
Raku Dining

Raku Dining

Japanese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Canberra CBD

12 Chef Hat Award
Tantalise tastebuds with modern Japanese fare at Raku Dining on Bunda Street in Canberra. Combining the precision of Oriental cuisine with the vibrant energy of Mod Oz dining, Raku is all sleek lines,...
Zaab

Zaab

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Braddon

Street and sleek from its graffiti walls to copper top bar, Zaab is the place to see and be seen in Canberra's nightlife destination of Braddon. Located on Lonsdale Street, this fun and upbeat restaur...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - French"
Les Bistronomes

Les Bistronomes

French   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Campbell

12 Chef Hat Award
For a culinary journey with a distinctly French theme in Canberra, treat yourself and loved ones to a dining experience at Les Bistronomes located on Blamey Place in Campbell. Inside, this warm and up...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Fine Dining"
The Boat House

The Boat House

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:PM

Barton

14 Chef Hat Award
Surrounded by private parkland overlooking Lake Burley Griffin, The Boat House is the ideal place to relax and enjoy award-winning dining. Escape from the city life of Canberra and enjoy stunning lake...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Coffee"
Canberra's latest produce-driven foodie destination, Terra on Marcus Clarke Street brings café fare with flair to the city's CBD. Boasting a light, open and inviting interior, with communal-style benc...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Asian"
Situated on Kingston Foreshore, Wild Duck Fine Asian Cuisine fuses the vibrant flavours of the Orient delivering them in warm, elegant surrounds. Using the classic elements of golden-hued lighting, wh...
Silo Bakery

Silo Bakery

European   $$$$$   Opens at 7:00:AM

Kingston

Part Brooklyn, part Parisian – that's Silo Bakery on Giles Street in Kingston. From a room full of Australian and European cheese to freshly baked bread, this happily buzzing Canberra café is alive wi...
The Civic Pub

The Civic Pub

Bistro   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Braddon

If you are after pub culture and fare, head to The Civic Pub on Lonsdale Street in Braddon. Just a few moments' walk from the city centre, The Civic Pub boasts 15 beers on tap and a diverse range of r...
Teddy Picker's

Teddy Picker's

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Campbell

Send the senses into overload with creative café fare at Teddy Picker’s on Constitution Avenue in Campbell. This friendly, local haunt, with exposed concrete and high ceilings, blends with the world o...
Jewel of India

Jewel of India

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Manuka

For a burst of vibrancy in both flavour and culture in Manuka, book in for a delectable culinary experience at Jewel of India restaurant on Bougainville Street. Recently refurbished, Jewel of India’s ...
An acronym for the Australian New Zealand Army Corps, the ANZACs are highly respected in Australia for their spirit of dedication, courage, mateship and sacrifice. Each year, ANZAC soldiers are commem...
Pho @ Dickson

Pho @ Dickson

Vietnamese   $$$$$   Opens at 11:00:AM

Dickson

Those craving sumptuous bowls of steaming Vietnamese delights in Canberra need only visit Pho @ Dickson restaurant on Woolley Street, to satisfy desires. This family owned and run restaurant emanates ...
Trecento Restaurant

Trecento Restaurant

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Manuka

Big, bold Italian flavours draw Manuka diners to Trecento Restaurant on Flinders Way. Enter a simple, yet polished interior with a modern fit-out, where a shiny white-tiled bar runs down one side of a...
Tipsy Bull

Tipsy Bull

Tapas   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM

Braddon

PLEASE NOTE: FRIDAY & SATURDAY EVENINGS we have 2 sittings of 6pm or 8.15pm.
Daana

Daana

Indian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Curtin

Little Prince Catering

Little Prince Catering

   Opens at 12:00:PM

Canberra CBD

Serving meals fit for royalty, Little Prince Catering delivers personalised mobile menus for all occasions. Check out the 1960s food van ‘Frank’ as he meanders around Canberra, dishing up delectable d...
Precinct Pasta

Precinct Pasta

Mediterranean   $$$$$   Opens at 11:30:AM

Nicholls

Take a break from exploring the capital of Australia for a bite to eat in Nicholls at Precinct Pasta on Kellaway Avenue. Greeting guests with an intimate vibe, this restaurant offers a modern, yet cos...