Article Archive

April 26, 2015

On Top with Onred Restaurant

12/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Feel like drinking in a fabulous wine while drinking in the view? Then go no further than Onred Restaurant, a fantastic dining destination that combines extraordinary views over Canberra – from the airport and across the lake and all the way around to The Brindabellas, that provides a quality of service and product that pays respect to the legacy of the Griffins and their enduring cityscape.


Fresh and Light - Dining at Cream Cafe & Bar

12/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Bunda Street is the heart of Civic’s food and wine precinct, but for over a decade, Cream Café & Bar has, quite literally, stood at the crossroads of this busy strip and set the standard for contemporary cuisine. Recently, Cream debuted a revised interior, as well as a comprehensive new menu to match. For the large and loyal clientele of this popular venue, it brings a fresh feel across the board, while retaining all the key elements that have made it such a favourite.


Skip and Jump Down to Hopscotch

09/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Hopscotch Bar is here, and you only have to stick your head over the simple little fence to see how quickly this has become Braddon’s favourite playground. With a gentle sense of fun, as well as some serious attention for food and drinks, there’s plenty of reason to stop in and take advantage of the light and airy interior, or the sun-filled beer garden out the front.


Back to Basics at Vitis Eatery

06/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Vitis Eatery is a funky and fun little bar and restaurant in Braddon that is bringing a new world of flavours to Lonsdale Street. With a focus on friendly and relaxed dining – backed up by a truly fascinating menu and a stellar and an evolving wine list - Vitis is perfect for a quick snack with a glass of wine or a long evening of grazing among family and friends.


All the Pieces in Place - Red Brick Espresso

05/08/2014 by OutInCanberra

Some people like their coffee. Other people loooove their coffee. What kind of café would cover both of these? Where could you go for a casual cup while sitting in the sun with a magazine, or spend time pouring over the bouquets, tastes and flavours of the brew? Red Brick Espresso in Curtin, that’s where. History and philosophy


A Whole New Flavour at PJ O'Reilly's Tuggeranong

23/07/2014 by Carly Jade Devine

Upon entering PJ O’Reilly’s in Tuggeranong you immediately feel the warmth and comfort provided by the friendly staff and happy customers. As a well-known dining and bar venue situated in the very heart of Tuggeranong, PJ’s has been South Canberra’s best Irish pub for more than 11 years. But it’s not all about refreshing drinks and good time spent chatting at the bar. Within PJ’s you will find The Dublin Grill which caters for all – whether it’s families and friends enjoying a five- star pub meal, or colleagues winding down after a hard day.


Crooked Colours - Live at Transit Bar

22/07/2014 by Jen Taylor

Every band that comes to Canberra these days comments on how cold it is and how grateful they are that people actually braved the cruel outside world to attend their gig. We do like to think of ourselves as sort of understated superheroes, though Transit Bar did seem to take longer than normal to fill up on the night of Crooked Colours’ album tour.


Dipping in to Chocolateria San Churro

16/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

For those who know their history, the story of chocolate is a fascinating one – but a key point was when Hernan Cortes brought chocolate from South America to Spain. Now San Churro brings the black gold back to the New World with the opening of San Churro in Woden, and there is a whole world of discovery here for those who can’t resist it’s silky sweet charms.


Win the Ultimate Truffle Experience for Two!

14/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

How would you like to win a weekend for two enjoying the best of The Truffle Festival: Canberra and Capital Region? Read on for your chance to indulge in for a Winter escape complete with all the trimmings to experience the amazing world of truffles. You might have noticed that we’ve gone a bit crazy over truffles of late. Well, that’s because of two very good reasons. 1. The Truffle Festival: Canberra and Capital region continues to go from strength to strength, engaging some of the best local restaurants and retailers in promoting our exceptional truffle industry.


All Day Special - Waldorf on London

11/07/2014 by OutInCanberra

The Waldorf on London has been a feature of Canberra’s inner-city life for 15 years. With a consistent trade and friendly professional service, it’s little wonder then that their dining room has been busy all that time. And with good reason; The Waldorf, as a bar/café and restaurant that also services the always-busy apartments upstairs, has a finely tuned menu designed to ensure the best experience no matter what time of day you might choose to dine.