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Caph's Restaurant & Cafe Bar

) #236 of 1,089 Restaurants in Canberra $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
Franklin Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6295 9783
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Franklin Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great traditional cafe with good food, good coffee and desserts. Staff never pressure you to leave. It is welcoming, comfortable with a traditional Greek cafe feel and room to have a meeting or a meal for a dozen people..

Thank margaretja2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just had the worst dinner ever at a restaurant I've been going to for over 30 years. I think the parents of this family iconic restaurant have retired and the menu has changed considerably. I ordered the special because my pepper fillet steak is...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my favourite breakfast - the Caph's Haloumi Special! Service is good and it's nice to sit outside and watch the world go by. Heaters are great in a cold Canberra winter!

Thank Jess D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quick service and good customer service. Atmosphere is pleasant. Team is really friendly. Food is average.

2  Thank XMOS69
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I ordered veal aschnitzel and it tasted awful so I callled the waiter and explained it was not edible. He made no comment but took it away no didn't return. We assumed I wouldn't be charged for the meal but we were unapologetically charged full...More

Thank CanberraConnie
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Caph's is an institution in Canberra, and has been in the same location for decades. It's menu is eclectic, covering Asian to steaks and fish and chips. This can often be a problem, as the kitchen ends up being master of none. However, when we...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

we were seated promptly then things went downhill from there. called in for lunch after the movies food was hot and reasonable quantity but had to wait a long time for bland food. coffee was cold and had to request dessert a second time, should...More

Thank cjjay
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

With a slightly updated menu but same wonderful flavours we went back and will be returning again again. Great service and i love that vintage look. So cosy and and we love that the staff are so social. We had the special Atlantic Salmon which...More

Thank bajkat
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Caph's is an old fashioned place and would not be classed as fancy, however, the meals are really lovely and the staff excellent.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Met old friends here for a nice quiet dinner and it was a good choice. All servings were generous and delicious. Maybe a little quick between courses, but I had the light curry prawns (yummy) and then lamb which melted in your mouth. Great service,...More

Thank Judith J
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Franklin Street, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6295 9783
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