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Haig Italian Restaurant

108 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6243 8121
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
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“cheese balls” (3 reviews)
“fettucini” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very very quiet Sunday night. Pleasant and attentive service, very nice meals. Expressing some surprise at the 1.5% surcharge demanded on all credit card transactions, we were told the mother owner was "The Minister Of Finance" and demanded every penny of income. Still, we shall...More

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

You may think the best food is at the fanciest busiest place...think again! My partner and I were only passing through, we eat at the best restaurants in Brisbane Sydney and Melbourne although tonight were too tired to venture out. We stumbled across this small,...More

Thank Selena H
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this amazing Italian restaurant by accident & were pleasantly surprised. Excellent staff & service. The gnocchi were probably the best I have ever eaten & there pulled pork fettecini is awesome! Defenetly be back next trip to Canberra. Highly recommend.

Thank darius69
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We were served by Hayley and Matthew - couldn't ask for better service. Very professional and friendly. The food was delightful and the steak and chop on my plate were 'to die for'. We have since been back and the standards were still excellent -...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A great place to celebrate my wife's pre 50tg birthday with friends and eat good homely Italian food. The service was friendly and we were treated like family. You could BYO wine so it turned out to be pretty good value. The decor is a...More

Thank Angelphil
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Well located restaurant with pleasant views to Haig Park. Clean, spacious, airy restaurant area. Excellent cheery prompt service. Excellent meals.Well worth a visit

Thank lauriey143
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We booked for 6.30 pm as we had a 2 year old.We walked in and the restaurant was almost empty and so we assumed we would be served very quickly. WRONG. 2 hours later we had to ask where were our main courses. The front...More

Thank cheryld16
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The Haig has been awesome for the last 5 years for our end of working Friday dinner. The menu has been updated with some new dishes. The reason we always back is hospitality and staff is attentive. Thanks to Lesley and Rob for looking after...More

Thank Kannika R
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very popular restaurant. Excellent food with great menu selection, fully licenced. We got the last table at 6.15 on Friday.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We booked a 7pm dinner (there are actually 2 sittings), and received excellent service all night. Food was very good (especially good Pork Belly) and wine selection was available by bottle or glass. A bonus was 10% discount for staying upstairs.

Thank Geoff F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6243 8121
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