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Banana Leaf

€€ - €€€Asian, ,
240/250 City Walk, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6193 9335
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Asian, Australian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
240/250 City Walk, Canberra 2601, Australia
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1 - 10 of 256 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Diverse menu, delicious curries. sound wine list and tempting deserts - Banana Leaf is a great excursion into Sri Lankan cuisine. Recommended.

Thank A-Reel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food. Efficient service with attention to detail. Prices on the high side but worth the experience.

Thank cs685
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent dinner before heading to Canberra Theatre recently. On arrival, we mentioned that we were heading to a show, and the staff were very accommodating and the service was efficient without rushing us out the door. The chicken biryani was very good, and...More

Thank TWal1
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guests, Wow !! you have reviewed over 800 properties. It s a pleasure to receive a review from a customer of our status. As you have experienced we are very consistent and maintain our quality. We will continue our journey and offer value for...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We visited this restaurant on our last night in Canberra and had truly a sumptuous meal. The hospitality was amazing with such friendliness and care for the customers.

Thank Lilylou1
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for visiting our restaurant. We value your feed back. Cheers Sandi9

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We took interstate friends to dinner at Banana Leaf and had a wonderful dining experience. Everyone chose a different meal and they were all excellent. Also, the waitresses was friendly and helpful. I would this restaurant to anyone.

Thank gavs23
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for bringing your friends over to our restaurant. We will continue to do what we do. Appreciate your business. Cheers Sandi

Reviewed 5 August 2017

A friend and I came for an early pre-theatre dinner on Friday night. It was my first time and my dining companion's second time. Normally, we would have eaten at one of those quick and cheap places that are prevalent in the city for a...More

Thank Daniel W
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Wow !!! What a treat for us. Dear Guest, Thank you so much for visiting us. You have told everything about us in a very few words. Customers who appreciate quality food and service will always be convinced. The dishes are very reasonably priced to...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Nice food. Different to the Indian types of curries: entrees were different (and nice). The mains were nice and good quality. Its worth being forward in seeking service here though, as it seemed we were forgotten a few times, though once we got attention, our...More

1  Thank borisnovak
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for visiting our restaurant on Tuesday. Last Tuesday we had only 12 bookings between 6 pm and 6.30pm and we had two staff on duty one at 5.30pm and the other starting at 6.30 pm which was enough to handle the...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

We arrived at the restaurant for a late lunch. We were advised that they were closing in half an hour but are still serving. The menu had so many different selections on the menu that I was a bit confused. Curries, fish and chips, risotto,...More

Thank maryado
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. While investigating the issue my Manager remembered you well as it was a late lunch. We have a modern Sri Lankan and Australian menu. The soft drinks we serve are out of the cans. Every time one orders,...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Came to this restaurant on a Saturday night, around 7pm. Staff were very friendly and professional. My wife had the string hoppers, and I had the pork black smores. Both were amazingly delicious, with a spicy heat that really sneaks up on you after a...More

1  Thank Munfis
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I think a bit of spice will go down well these days with the weather. We are glad you had a good experience. Cheers Sandi

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I made a last minute booking on a busy Saturday night. Thankfully they found me a table. They held it for me even though I was a few minutes late. Banana Leaf is very popular. My tip is to book early to avoid missing out....More

Thank KevinVoyage
sandi9canberra, Owner at Banana Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for visiting our restaurant and your review. Hope to see you again. Cheers Sandi

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Response from Larry C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Stewart, only read this on 25 Oct. Believe you should have been able to get something by the door for your chair and party. Let us know how you went.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240/250 City Walk, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6193 9335
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