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Ottoman Cuisine

9 Broughton Street, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6273 6111
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolma” (12 reviews)
Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
9 Broughton Street, Canberra 2600, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe it's because it was our first child-free night out in a while, but we had the best time! Food was incredible, we had a lovely table overlooking the courtyard, and the service was at a good level: attentive but not intrusive. We had zucchini...More

Thank Katmar83
Reviewed 1 week ago

the restaurant provided an excellent meal from an interesting menu although maybe more trad Aussie. Steak was a bit overcooked by still tender and tasty. Wine list was good without being excellent. As a business group we were able to discuss issue easily

Thank Pete C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the multi course option with matching wine. Not cheap but could not be faulted. Lovely atmosphere on a warm February night short walk from out accomodation at the Little National Hotel

Thank Blackwater190
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ottoman is a very good restaurant with first class Turkisk cuisine. I have been a number of times and the quality of the food and the service has always been very good. The restaurant is very comfortable and a great venue for a business...More

Thank nirta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our 20th Wedding Anniversary here on Valentine's Day. It was a set degustation menu. But we also had a person who is gluten intolerant, and another person who is vegan. The whole evening was special, the food and service were wonderful. The staff...More

Thank 892glenl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very busy place with lots of customers, so book ahead. Our work party was in a separate room and really loved set menu food..... it just took so long, making for a late night. The young wait staff were fine, they all...More

Thank kman2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a group and had the banquet. It was delicious. The prawn being the highlight for me along with the chicken. The staff were great and catered to the people in our group who had dietary requirements responding with beautiful alternatives. Priced reasonably...More

Thank Kym W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The layout of Canberra's Ottoman Cuisine is unique; a sort of babbling brook is bordered by low shrubs as you enter and these features are visible from smaller tables along one glass wall. Reception is at a hotel style desk and you'd better have a...More

Thank Noel B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked for a late Valentine's Day celebration, with our two pre schoolers in their grandparent's care. I thought for a moment, I'd try one of the trendy new places, but decided on Ottoman because we had history with the place. Vindication came in several...More

Thank Duncan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have enjoyed coming to the Ottoman for special occasions for many years. This week we booked a table for 5 on Tuesday night. No one appeared to be in charge during the evening. We had to ask for setting for the 5th person, once...More

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Response from Rhonda Y | Reviewed this property |
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Response from lexfran147 | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the restaurant Ottoman Cuisine directly as i am only a patron of the restaurant.
16 October 2016|
Response from janeblogs | Reviewed this property |
It's not my restaurant, I'm just a customer who reviewed it so I suggest u contact them directly. Some places do close at that time of the year so give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Broughton Street, Canberra 2600, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6273 6111
Chef & owner Serif Kaya has been wooing diners at Ottoman Cuisine with his much awarded Turkish food since 1992. Modern day Turkish food is a result of the vast Ottoman Empire, spanning over three continents, with access to many markets & cultures. The menu at the Ottoman Cuisine consists of classic Turkish dishes that have withstood the test of time. There are also the dishes that Serif has created; inspired by his culinary heritage & his new home. The specials of the day bring you the best of the seasonal produce. In the Ottoman tradition, we recommend sharing your dishes in order for you to experience the fantastic range of flavours on offer. Please ask your waiter if you would like to try a tasting menu.
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