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Capitol Bar and Grill

$$$$, ,
1 London Cct, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 62471488
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (105 reviews)
“crab cakes” (9 reviews)
“antipasto plate” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1 London Cct, Canberra 2601, Australia
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

10 year old son cannot take his fries from the restaurant to the room because they are not insured for that, but we can order th wm again from the room service menu....

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, good vibe, great cocktails. Whilst maintaining an adult vibe - these people go the extra mile for both kids & adults . Thankyou!

Thank relaxedk8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with a small group because of other reviews. Was a disappointing experience. Wine list very expensive, quite limited in choice. Food was just OK; seafood mixed grill was overcooked, and as a result served up a floury and flavourless prawn and tasteless fish;...More

1  Thank visitor296
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor296, Thanks for taking the time to leave some feedback. Disappointed you did not enjoy the food experience at Capitol Bar and Grill. By the sounds of it we were a little off that day service-wise. This is surprising, usually our team is on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst the two guys behind the bar were great (?scottish and guy with a beard), kept our group happy and were making some class A drinks, it was pretty disappointing to see management plastered on hotel property. It’s a bit hard to call yourself fine...More

12  Thank JenLewisMEL
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Lovely vibe, great food, friendly staff. What can I say....this is just a great place to end a busy day :)More

Thank Lauren B
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear Lauren, Sounds like you had a really nice time at Capitol Bar and Grill! Thanks for taking the time to send in a review. It's great to hear you speak so highly of our service and food. I do hope you get the chance...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

We told our waiter that we would love some bread and the most amazing bread basket arrived with Pepe Saya butter delicious, plentiful and large variety for only $5. We had the rib eye for 2 and it was cooked to perfection with lovely sides...More

Thank CrosbyJake
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear CrosbyJake, Thank you for visiting Capitol Bar and Grill and posting such a wonderful review of your recent experience. So happy that you enjoyed the service and food offering. Really do appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your experience. I do...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice food, well presented and good sized servings. No need for an entree if you want to eat desert. My seafood pasta was delicious. My husbands steak was quite ordinary though and didn’t look fresh. .. My desert pavlova was also delicious and nicely...More

Thank Jeremy/Mary O
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Jeremy and Mary, Thanks for taking the time to leave some feedback in regards to your recent visit to Capitol Bar and Grill. Disappointed that you were not happy with the steak offering and Tiramisu...two signature offerings of Capitol Bar and Grill that we...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

We had a delightful dinner here for a family birthday. The staff were very welcoming, the restaurant is beautiful with plenty of space between tables for privacy and there was a lively vibe from the music. The food was fantastic and exceeded our expectations. Highly...More

Thank Jeni R
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Jeni, Thanks for taking the time to leave a very complimentary review in regards to your recent visit. Sounds like you had a really nice birthday celebration with your family! . It's great to hear you speak so highly of our service and food....More

Reviewed 10 February 2018

Very busy in the evenings but the staff coped well. Lovely cold beers. The food in the restaurant was excellent tooMore

Thank Ross H
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Ross, Great to have you visit Capitol Bar and Grill and enjoy our restaurant experience. Thanks for taking the time to send in a review. It's great to hear you speak so highly of our service, food and the cold beers too! Looking forward...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018

First glance it is a bit dimly lit which gives it a moody feel, great for couples but most are there for business so I would lighten it up a bit but each to their own. The steaks are out of this world, great flavour...More

1  Thank Scarcev
TarnMorrow, Director of Food & Beverage at Capitol Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Scarcev, Thanks for taking the time to leave some very complimentary feedback. Sounds like you had a really nice time at Capitol Bar and Grill. It's great to hear you speak so highly of our service and food. I do hope you get the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Australian, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 London Cct, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 62471488
  • E-mail
Description
With a concept created by acclaimed Australian restaurateur Robert Marchetti, Creative Food Director of QT Hotels you will have your fill of fine wine and food offerings that are perfect for a power dinner. An Italian themed concept with signature antipasto table, mixed with Italian classics and future favourites, teamed with prime cut steaks from the wood fired grill.
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