Get out in Canberra after dark, with a list of some of the late night food offerings in the capital.


Not only a great place to grab lunch or dinner, AKIBA also has your late-night needs covered. Between 10:30pm and 1am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, you can treat yourself to their selection of buns, dumplings and ramen.

The Mandalay Bus

The Mandalay Bus has been feeding the people of Canberra for decades. Open Wednesday through Saturday from 6pm until late at its current home on the corner of Lonsdale and Girraween St, the bus serves up coconut chicken noodles, wings, waffles, and a whole range of tasty late-night treats.

The G Spot

Situated in the Gungahlin Lakes Golf Club carpark, The G Spot food van offers classic tuckshop options such as spring rolls, dim sims and dagwood dogs. They also have a range of deep fried chocolates like Mars Bars, Kit Kats and Toblerones, which you can add ice-cream to if you’re feeling adventurous.


After a night on the town, nothing beats a kebab. Canberra’s newest kebab shop Kebaba is open late every night on Bunda St, and serves a range of fresh, modern Turkish food. From classic kebabs through to traditional pides, gozleme and mixed plates, Kebaba has something for every taste.


Try a variety of BBQ skewers from Zaab’s street cart on Lonsdale St from 10pm to 1am on Friday and Saturday nights.  You can grab a bite to eat, a longneck and listen to great tunes.

Polit Bar

Located at 8 Franklin St, Manuka, Polit Bar serves more than just great cocktails. Open from Tuesday to Saturday until late, you can tuck into authentic Italian pizzas and shared bites all night.