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First look: Sanya Bar

Canberra’s food scene has matured a lot over the past few years. But is it ready for a different take on Chinese food? This was the question JJ Chen asked herself before deciding to open Sanya Bar, Lonsdale Street’s newest resident. Like many of us, JJ was a public servant for a number of years. […]

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Cosy Canberra: Where to warm up this autumn

It might be blue skies at the moment but we all know that as soon as ANZAC Day hits, the weather goes downhill. Catch ups with friends, family outings and date nights are starting the move indoors as the leaves fall. Avoid an accidentally chilly catch up at these cosy Canberra spots. Parlour Wine Room […]

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Just Some Cafe

The sleepy streets of Collector are a long way from the fjords of Scandinavia and the Yorkshire Moors.  However, for the globetrotting Oliver Chiswell and his UK-born partner Lucy Stevens, the lure of the village “in the middle of nowhere but on the way to everywhere” has proven irresistible. “Family and friends brought us here,” […]

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Canberra cafes to write in

When HerCanberra reader Betsy wrote to us requesting an article on cafes to write in, we were happy to oblige!  We took to our HerCanberra writers community find out what cafes fit the bill of ‘a good writing spot’. What is a good writing spot, you may ask? We decided that potential spots might include accommodating […]

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Seven restaurants serving up amazing Thai food

Take Your Tongue On A Trip To Thailand As winter settles in, the hunt for the perfect warming Asian restaurant is on. Here are seven of our fave Thai places. Kinn Thai “Kinn” means “eat” in Thai, and that’s exactly what you’ll be doing at this popular restaurant. Kinn Thai places an emphasis on the […]

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Brunch in the Burbs

Beat the crowds, ditch the drive and stroll into one of your local suburban gems this Sunday. Little Oink – Cook This diverse menu has a very punny sense of humour and is stacked with great breakfast options for all you north siders. Located in the inner north suburb of Cook, Little Oink is ideal […]

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Satisfy your sweet tooth at these 10+ dessert spots

Everyone gets hit with the occasional dessert craving—it’s inevitable in a world full of hormones and stress. Canberra is a great place for anyone looking to overdose on chocolate, load up on milkshakes or dig into decadent pastries. To make navigating your next sweet outing a bit easier, here are 10 of our favourite sweet […]

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High Heels and High Tea at the Burbury

At HerCanberra, we know our way around a celebration.  Kids parties? We know how to coordinate a theme or two. Weddings? We have you sorted for any type of soiree you can image. But what about something low key yet special? Intimate but engaging? Delicious but refined? For the loved one on who enjoy the spread […]

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Sage scoring big for democratic eating

Sometimes do you feel the restaurant ordering system is a little, ah, autocratic? You know, you come in, sit down, get given a menu of dishes the chef has devised, choose something off it and it arrives. That’s pretty much it, save for some information chit-chat with the waiter about whether you like the dish […]

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First Look: Zeus Street Greek

A feast fit for the gods. I had the pleasure of snagging a table for the very first lunch service at Zeus Street Greek and let me tell you Canberra, you won’t be disappointed. The flagship Canberra store is conveniently situated on Genge Street in the city and is a welcome addition to the growing […]

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