2021 Canberra Readers' Choice Awards

Take in the sounds of sizzling hot pots and tantalising aromas wafting from the kitchen at Portia’s Place on Kennedy Street in Kingston. This restaurant comes alive with the consistent hum of lively c...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Fine Dining"
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...
"Fine Food in a Nostalgic Environment"
Otis Dining Hall

Otis Dining Hall

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens Wed 6:00:PM

Kingston

14 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 - Japanese"
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,...
For authentic Italian run by Canberra stalwart Carlo Tosolini, look no further than Molto Italian at the Kingston Foreshore. This seaside trattoria boasts modern interiors of high ceilings, dark woode...
"Oh so French!"
Breizh Cafe

Breizh Cafe

French   $$$$$   Opens Wed 9:00:AM

Ainslie

Visit Breizh Café creperie and patisserie for a delectable French-style experience, loved by the locals of Ainslie and travellers exploring Canberra. Located on Edgar Street, this cheerful locale radi...
Black Fire Restaurant

Black Fire Restaurant

Spanish   $$$$$   Open Now

Braddon

Individualistic Mediterranean fare which does not disappoint awaits Canberra diners at Black Fire Restaurant on Mort Street in Braddon. A rustic industrial fit out of exposed timber and bricks is soft...
Just a short stroll from Murrumbidgee golf course in the tranquil outskirts of Canberra, is classic pizza and burger bar Little Theo’s. An interior decorated with furniture created from wooden pallets...
"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 Wed 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...
Bitten Goodfoods

Bitten Goodfoods

Organic   $$$$$   Opens Wed 9:00:AM

Braddon

Upgrade your body and mind through food at Bitten Goodfoods on Lonsdale Street in Braddon. Located on the ground floor of the Palko building, this new generation supermarket also serves good food for ...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Indian"
Daana

Daana

Indian   $$$$$   Open Now

Curtin

A harmonious blend of traditional Indian cuisine and native Australian ingredients awaits Curtin diners at Daana on Theodore Street. Inspired by recipes handed down through generations, this family-ow...
Mixing culture cuisines with a menu of Asian fusion dishes, B One Restaurant on West Row in the heart of Canberra’s CDB offers an experience you won’t forget. From the vibrant neon signage of wings on...
Italian confidence with big dish energy is on the menu at Capitol Bar and Grill in Canberra. Located within QT Canberra on London Circuit, this fine diner projects a trendy power lunch persona with le...
Wandering through the ground floor of Ovolo Nishi on Edinburgh Avenue in Canberra, Monster Kitchen & Bar is preoccupied with serving local and seasonal produce prepared for sharing. Spread across four...
Teddy Picker's

Teddy Picker's

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 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...
Les Bistronomes

Les Bistronomes

French   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
Morks
12 Chef Hat Award
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 ...
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...