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6A Barker St, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6295 9919
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
6A Barker St, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rubicon is a fine dining experience. Even on a freezing Canberra evening the restaurant was comfortably warm. We asked to dine under the 'fairy lights' towards the back of the restaurant and on the way through all staff said good evening and coats were...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was spot on...food, service, timing, taste atmosphere, selection of wines, coziness, sense of caring about what's being presented, attention and correct distance between tables. The feeling that you can get incontestable food that will suit every taste and staff that can adjust to your...More

Thank stevencrome
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there a our anniversary and very happy with our meal, the food were superb. pity the service is not 5*

Thank Hiep N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was lucky enough to have my partner take me to Rubicon for my birthday and what an amazing fine dining experience! We chose the 5 course degustation menu pared with wine which was very reasonably priced. The staff were friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rubicon is a fave. The main reason is the seamless fantastic service. All evening. No issues at all. We had oysters (the bar for good oysters is rubicon oysters) and beef cheek. We also had soufflé and fish. Superb meals. We will be returning. Owen...More

Thank Wheathouse
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Date night and we decided to visit an old favourite that we have not frequented for a few years. Well worth it yet again! One of Canberra's top restaurants. When was the last time you read the menu and couldn't decide what to have because...More

Thank BradPG
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Rubicon. The name rolls of the tongue. Something familiar. It is hard not to make comparisons to a two chef hatted establishment just around the corner. But such a comparison would not be fair. We booked online on short notice at Rubicon via zomato/Dimmi. The...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Took my mum here for dinner while she was visiting for the week. She said it was the nicest meal she has ever had with us. Service was friendly, engaging and genuinely attentive. Love the decor. Our meals were all delicious. We shared our entrees...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I had a really nice Birthday diner at Rubicon. We'll come back soon! We had degustation with lovely matching wines and the food was amazing

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Hidden among suburban shops, this place is one of Canberra's hidden gems--but note that it's not exactly secret, and you need to book. Cuisine is standard restaurant fare, with an extensive wine list, and first class desserts. They do Australian game foods on request, or...More

Thank Southtrack
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Response from Sue T | Reviewed this property |
You have posted your question on a review site for restaurants. This is not Rubicon's website so your question will not have gone to them but to people who have written reviews. You need to contact the restaurant yourself to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$44 - US$67
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6A Barker St, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6295 9919
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