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Haig Italian Restaurant

108 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6243 8121
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
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“cheese balls” (3 reviews)
“fettucini” (2 reviews)
“scotch fillet” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
108 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having been in Oz for 2 weeks having had dreadful meals we finally found this wonderful Italian restaurant. Piping hot delicious food on hot plates. All fresh ingredients. I even spoke to the chef who was charming and very helpful. Very friendly staff also. Nothing...More

Thank janeH1736OC
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We went for a Sunday dinner with family including 3 kids. The food was delicious and our waiter, Luke, should be a stand up comedian - he even knows how to dab! His mum should be proud! A lovely night which was highlighted by outstanding...More

1  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were staying in the adjoining hotel, so popped in for breakfast on our first morning.We both had the bacon and eggs. Unfortunately, the hot food was served on cold plates, and the eggs were slightly undercooked. There were better breakfast places nearby.

Thank Tenorman41
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We arrived at the restaurant at 8:30PM, and they closed at 9:00Pm. We were made very welcome and they were happy to serve 3 people very close to closing time. The ribs were excellent and could not fault the service.

Thank Jason N
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Dined here because of the convenience as we were staying at the Capital Executive apartments & we were very pleased we did. Food & service both great. My daughter ordered the Roasted Vegetable Pizza which was very tasty ...I ordered the Salmon on Risotto which...More

Thank BBLadies
Reviewed 13 August 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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