Everyone gets food cravings, whether it’s a home cooked meal or a dish from your favourite restaurant. Comfort foods especially are ones everyone craves whether it is to pick up your mood, break your diet or for that special occasion nothing beats the classics. Check out our list for the best comfort food in Canberra.

Lola’s Bar – Pepperoni Pizza

Usually one of the first things that come to mind when thinking of comfort food and cravings is pizza! Lola’s Bar in the city is dishing up unbelievably tasty large pizza’s at affordable prices. The New York style Pepperoni Pizza is just what you need to satisfy your cravings.

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Lazy Su – Fried Chicken Ramen

Especially in winter heart-warming soups like Laksa and Ramen are just what you need to feel better. Lazy Su in Braddon is becoming known for their unbeatable Fried Chicken Ramen with egg noodles, Naruto maki, soy egg, shallots, ‘magic’ chilli and nori.

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Urban Pantry – Brioche French Toast

Look no further for that sweet breakfast comfort foods you’ve been craving. Urban Pantry in Manuka are serving up a decadent Brioche French Toast with white chocolate gelato, vanilla bean custard, short bread cookie crumble, raspberry jelly, blackberries and organic maple. If that description alone isn’t enough to have your mouth watering we don’t know what will!

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Grease Monkey – Greasy Burger and Chips

Nothing beats a juicy burger and chips, especially after a big night. Grease Monkey in Braddon has your standard burger classics as well as ones that are a little bit extra like their ‘Parmy Burger’. But if it’s real comfort food your craving we suggest sticking with the classics and ordering their Greasy beef burger and chips.


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Free drink with every burger. Every Tuesday. Take a seat. They’re free too.

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Molto Italian – Pappardelle Lamb Ragu

No one will comfort you like a big bowl of rich pasta, Molto Italian’s homemade Pappardelle Lamb Ragu with a generous serving of parmesan cheese is just what you need to carb up. And If your craving pasta then you’re probably also craving a big glass of red wine, where not judging you pasta and wine is the ultimate combination.

Kinn Thai – Green Curry and Pad Thai

Thai food would have to be up there with one of everyone’s favourite cuisines, dishes like Green Curry and Pad Thai speak for itself and we think Kinn Thai is dishing up some of the best curries and noodle in the capital.

Passiontree Velvet – New York Style Cheesecake

Satisfy your sweet cravings at Passiontree Velvet in the Canberra Centre and try a slice of the New York Cheesecake topped with berries on a buttery biscuit base. Although their comfort foods come in small sizes we can assure you every bite will delight your tastebuds.

Hopscotch – Chicken Schnitzel and Chips

You can’t overlook a good Schnitty and chips with a cold beer when you go to the pub. Hopscotch in Braddon is doing just that, with a salad and choice between peppercorn or mushroom sauce. It doesn’t get any better.