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ACT Restaurants With Alfresco Dining

"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 l...
Molto Italian

Molto Italian

Italian   $$$$$   Open Now

Kingston

Restaurant & Catering Association
Saturday’s are for long lunches!Best enjoyed with good friends and good food! Make a booking today via the link.
Brunello

Brunello

Italian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:PM

Canberra CBD

12 Chef Hat Award
The Supper Menu Early or Late? No problemThe Supper Menu is designed for those seeking a culinary experience that perfectly balances indulgence and convenience, ideal for both pre-theatre anticipation and post-performance relaxation. Avai...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Pizza"
Locale Pizzeria Deakin

Locale Pizzeria Deakin

Pizza   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00: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 f...
Every Day is Curry Day!Come and EnjoyBe it a special day or a usual weekday, every day is a 'Curry Day' at Blu Ginger. Gather your friends and family and book a table at Blu Ginger and enjoy our delicious, rich, creamy and gravy-licio...
Made to be sharedDiscerning dining. We all know food brings people together, and there is no better place to experience this than Luna. With a menu featuring flavours from around the world and dishes catering to almost every dietary ...
Courgette

Courgette

European   $$$$$   Open Now

Canberra CBD

12 Chef Hat Award
Ideal for an occasion that requires everything to be perfect, head to Courgette restaurant on Marcus Clarke Street in the heart of Canberra. Owned by celebrated Chef James Mussillon, this dining de...
Braddon Merchant
Mother's Day BrunchBottomless MimosasSpoil mum to a bottomless mimosa and breakfast package, and free margaritas for Mums at lunch! Learn more via the button below.
Portia's Place

Portia's Place

Chinese   $$$$$   Open Now

Kingston

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 livel...
Northside Garden Cafe

Northside Garden Cafe

Filipino   $$$$$   Opens Wed 8:00:AM

Nicholls

Our Catering ServiceEnquire today!Be it a casual gathering, birthdays, private party or wedding - we have packages or pick up party trays for your own off-site arrangement that will surely fit your needs. Our MENU is centered on FI...
China Tea Club

China Tea Club

Asian   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Lyneham

The vision of homesick students from Hong Kong, the China Tea Club on Montford Crescent in Lyneham is the place to head for Asian fare with flair. This hidden Canberra gem is locally loved for its ...
At the centre of Canberra’s many organised, sculptured boulevards is do-it-yourself restaurant, Pepper Lunch on Bunda Street. An unassuming frontage gives way to a welcoming interior of warm brick ...
The Barracks Lanyon Homestead

The Barracks Lanyon Homestead

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens Wed 10:00:AM

Tharwa

Dinner with the starsDinner and Stargazing Dinner with the stars is the perfect night out. Whether it's with your sweetheart or a group of friends, this evening will amaze and entertain you. Your adventure starts with a delicious 2-cours...
Bar Beirut

Bar Beirut

Middle Eastern   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Canberra CBD

Dinner & BurlesqueJoin the extravaganza Tease and tantalize your senses with the electrifying performance of Jazida Burlesque – a world-renowned artist gifted with sharp wit, creative choreography, and exceptional skills in fire and fans...
Silo Bakery

Silo Bakery

European   $$$$$   Open Now

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...
Step into Anatolia Restaurant on Gartside Street for a taste of the Mediterranean in Wanniassa. Offering a unique atmosphere perfect for any occasion, sip on fine wines and bespoke cocktails as you...
Midnight Bar

Midnight Bar

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 3:00:PM

Braddon

Golden HourDiscounted Drinks We’ve named our Happy Hour after the warm, glistening sunlight that streams through our windows every afternoon. Join us for Golden Hour at Midnight Bar from 4pm-6pm, Monday-Sunday, to bask in the ...
Nothing goes better with vintage shopping than a cup of coffee and café fare with flair and that’s what you’ll find at newly opened Salters at Dirty Janes on Collie Street in Fyshwick. This Canberr...
Cafe Beetroot

Cafe Beetroot

Cafe   $$$$$   Open Now

Greenway

Find your perfect little local eatery with a twist at Café Beetroot on Anketell Street in Greenway. The ultimate dream of hospitality couple Wonjin Kong and Bella Yu, this stylish café exudes a cle...
Follow the tantalising aroma of pizza cooking in the wood-fired oven to find SoLita Pizzeria & Pasta Bar on London Circuit in the heart of Canberra. Emphasising welcoming and friendly service and w...