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Hog's Breath Cafe

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
143 London Circuit | Shop 16, Baileys Arcade, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6257 8501
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (3 reviews)
“steak dinner” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
$$ - $$$
143 London Circuit | Shop 16, Baileys Arcade, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of four had never been to a Hogs Breath Café, but we wanted a fairly quick and simple meal while in Canberra and we weren't dressed for fine dining. This place delivered just that. Busy, buzzy atmosphere, not pretentious, and good flavour in...More

Thank Sapphire5860
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was good service was good, it was a business day lunch and not very busy. Price was fair but the place could use an update on some of the fixtures.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kids ordered a burger and snitty. These arrived quickly and both kids loved them. Hubby ordered the Byron bay steak and loved it. I ordered the el grande steak and side of mushroom sauce. Steak was still pink despite asking for well done. The topping...More

Thank minmif
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Group of us had dinner on a Saturday night and overall it was an exceptional evening. The place was very busy and the staff seemed to love this. The service was excellent and the meals were fantastic. Brilliant choice for a night out.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were fortunate that we could be accommodated with no booking & a busy restaurant which was great. For such a large venue our food came out really quick & meals are quite big. Great place to take the kids

Thank Paulie S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This was our first visit to Hogs Breath. The decor was good as were the staff. While the entrees were good it was disppapointing that by 7.30pm on a Friday night they had run out of baked potatoe and the sweet potatoe wedges that we...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

1 Adult, 2 Kids. Walk in and wait 5 minutes for anyone to seat us. 30 minutes to come back to our table to take our order, then they come back with drinks 10 minutes later again. I can see they have no staff, all...More

Thank Blackdeisel
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We dined here for a late lunch - about 2:30pm. There was a party of approx 12 people at another table. We ordered our drinks and food. We waited a very long time for our food. The waitress came to apologise and said the party...More

Thank BevB73
Reviewed 27 June 2017

after a quick bite to eat,this is the place to go.Meals are brought out in superfast time and staff are extremely friendly (hamish)

Thank clarkeedsj
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My mistake, for saying, I haven't been to Hogs for years, lets try...... They totally mucked up both pur orders. We gave up after first time, and had to swap bits off our dishes to get it right! Even then, the veg were underdone. A...More

Thank Marc D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 London Circuit | Shop 16, Baileys Arcade, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6257 8501
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