15 new places to eat and drink in Canberra | HerCanberra

Everything you need to know about canberra. ONE DESTINATION.

15 new places to eat and drink in Canberra

Posted on

Canberra is breathing a collective sigh now that we can go back to one of our favourite pastimes: eating out.

To celebrate we’ve found some of the newest restaurants, cafés and bars across Canberra (including some that aren’t even open yet!) so you can start to plan your foodie adventures.

Just remember to book a table or to be prepared to grab some takeaway—it’ll be a while before venues are back to full capacity.

From Friday 1f October, licensed venues, cafés and restaurants can open for seated service with a maximum of 25 people across the venue or one person per four square metres indoors.

Businesses can have max 50 people or  four square metres if outdoors only, not both. To learn more about the ACT’s Pathway Forward visit covid19.act.gov.au.

Table by Canberra Gourmet 

It may not be new, but it has swanky new digs. With a new home located in the heart of the Truffle Farm, a six-course degustation never sounded so good. Make sure to get in quick to book a ticket for the next available tables in November, so you can enjoy being surrounded by the rolling hills of Majura. 

23 Mount Majura Road, Majura | @tablebycanberragourmet

5th Avenue 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by 5th Avenue (@5thcbr)


What better way to celebrate the easing of restrictions than a bevvy at Canberra’s newest cocktail bar? Opening its doors on Friday 15 October, 5th Avenue is located in the historic Sydney building and has a tempting cocktail and food menu that will leave you wanting more. Make sure to make a reservation and celebrate in style. 

 32 Northbourne Ave, Civic | @5thcbr

Loquita

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Loquita (@loquita.cbr)

Barely able to open before lockdown shut its doors, Loquita promises “experimental and elevated Mexican flavours with a strong emphasis on mezcal and tequila”. With a menu brought to life by native ingredients that focus on the distinctive flavours of Mexico’s vibrant regions, including an extensive range of mezcal tequila, Mexican beers and sangria that are the perfect companion to  tacqueria-style food and a name that literally translates to ‘crazy’ (or so Google Translate tells us—our Spanish is no buena), we’re excited to see what’s in store.

17 Garema Pl | @loquita.cbr

Burger Villains

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Burger Villains (@burgervillains)

There’s a new burger joint in town! Burger Villains is taking to the skies and partnering with Wing to bring Air Villains to Gungahlin. While they’re hoping to expand this service soon, Wing is restricted to lunch only for the following suburbs: Crace, Harrison, Franklin and Mitchell. With a Woden store in Chaseling Street and a Belconnen store at the Page Shops on the way as well, get ready to treat your taste buds.

@burgervillains

Hong Kong Taste 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Hongkong taste (@hongkong.taste)


Previously known as Misu Castle, their new shop in Braddon hidden on Mort St is a must-try for dessert lovers! Think egg tarts, Hong Kong-style french toast and crispy butter pineapple bread – YUM!

 4/32 Mort Street, Braddon | @hongkong.taste

85°C Canberra

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by 85C Canberra (@85ccbr)

Craving bubble tea? Want to cure caffeine cravings while supporting a new business? 85°C is a bakery café with roots in Taiwan, that offers coffee, tea, international desserts and breads. Located in Acton,  grab a cake (or three) and enjoy!

Shop 3, 35 Childers Street, Acton | @85ccbr

Fika Café & Deli

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Fika Cafe & Deli (@fika_cbr)


Family-owned and operated, Fika blends delicious Scandinavian-style cafe cuisine and homemade deli products. Order Scandi Scrambled Eggs to eat in or grab Ricky’s Brekkie Stack to takeaway. 

17 Botany Street, Phillip | @fika_cbr 

COMING SOON 

Onzieme Restaurant

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by ONZIEME RESTAURANT (@onzieme.cbr)

Coming soon, this restaurant from former Bar Rochford and Kiosk head chef Louis Couttoupes is set to be the coolest new edition to Kingston. Menus promise to change with available ingredients and the chefs’ inspiration, and the bevvies look tempting, too – keep an eye on their Instagram page for tantalising drink options, from Grifter Pink Galah Pink Lemonade Sour Beer to Tilquin Oude Gueuze à l’Ancienne. 

 Corner of Kennedy & Eyre Streets, Kingston | @onzieme.cbr 

Bloom Coffee

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Bloom (@bloomcoffee.cbr)


Coming soon to Phillip, Bloom Coffee is a coffee lover’s dream come true! With Mörk Chocolate, Monks Chai and Market Lane Coffee from Melbourne on offer along with delicious food, stay tuned to learn when they’ll open.

@bloomcoffee.cbr 

Eightysix South

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by eightysix (@eightysixnorth)

Braddon’s famed eightysix is basing its new southside restaurant in Woden, although it’s a little while off yet (yes, we are as excited as you—and yes, of course, we will bring you more news on this when it gets closer to opening).

@eightysixnorth

Kub Khao Kub Pla by Nok

This café and bar is opening soon in Braddon, perfect for Thai lovers. Offering authentic Thai food including Tum Yum Noodle Soup, curries and more they’ve moved Bangkok to Canberra. 

@kubkhaokubplabynok

Tinker Tailor Jamison

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Tinker Tailor (@tinkertailor_cbr)

Known for their delicious coffee and constantly evolving menus of fresh pastries, pies and sandwiches, Tinker Tailor will be welcoming a new location in Jamison! With details still to be released, drop into Tinker Tailor Casey to taste test  before the official launch. 

@tinkertailor_cbr 

The Alby 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by The Alby (@thealby_)

Woden’s newest hub for all things, food, drink, fun and games is set to open in November!  Providing a range of menus from breakfast, all-day dining, takeaway, set lunch/dinners for groups and cocktail parties, The Alby will have something for everyone. We will keep you posted when Alby officially arrives in town.

Ground Floor, Albemarle Building, 45 Furzer Street, Phillip | @thealby_

Coco Republic L’Americano

Combining our love for food, drink and furniture, Coco Republic will hopefully be soon bringing the street-level hospitality experience of  L’Americano to life, evoking the essence of the Italian Riviera.

L’Americano will feature a spacious dining hall, espresso bar and Campari bar—making it the perfect place to ponder the various merits of statement pieces for the home.

Bunda Street, Canberra  

Feature Image via instagram.com/feedmecanberra

Related Posts

Comments are closed.

© 2021 HerCanberra. All rights reserved. Legal.
Site by Coordinate.