Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. Australia
  3. Canberra

Best Modern Australian restaurants in Acton

Price

12 restaurants available nearby

A photo of REBEL REBEL restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1143)
Price: Expensive
• Modern australian • Canberra City
Booked 16 times today
REBEL REBEL consistently impresses its customers with its innovative and outstanding Modern Australian cuisine. Many reviews praise the dishes, complimenting the unique and delicious taste. One reviewer highly recommends the kingfish, stacciatella, and whiting, while others were delighted with the steak tartare, mackerel, and the vegetarian options. The menu is described as simple and real, letting the produce speak for itself with minimal intervention. The front of the house team was applauded for their quirky and professional service, adding to the overall dining experience. This Canberra-based restaurant has carved out a reputation as being among the best in Australia, winning customers over with its relaxing and stylish ambiance, along with its excellent and attentive service.
A photo of Monster Kitchen & Bar restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1127)
Price: Expensive
• Modern australian • Canberra City
Booked 10 times today
Monster Kitchen & Bar has solidified its reputation as a top-tier purveyor of Modern Australian cuisine. It is particularly recognized for its specialty in crafting vegetarian and vegan dishes, as cited in numerous reviews, with customers lauding the vegetarian food as "delicious," and the vegan degustations as "so many delights." Furthermore, Monster provides an unforgettable dining experience with its well-presented, interesting, and tasty dishes. The seven-course spring degustation, various tasting menus, and the cocktails generate high praise. The restaurant's ambience is also highly regarded, described as a perfect blend of comfort and cool. With consistent superb quality, Monster Kitchen & Bar earns its high recommendations from customers.
A photo of Luna restaurant
4.4
Awesome(45)
Price: Expensive
• Modern australian • Canberra City
Booked 3 times today
Luna is a popular dining destination praised for its excellent modern Australian cuisine. Reviewers applaud Luna for its impressive ambiance, quality food, and outstanding service. Customers praise Luna's innovative menu, with many stating that the food is 'amazing' and 'delicious'. The excellent customer service, friendly staff, and well-crafted cocktails are also commonly lauded. Many reviews mention the great vibe of the place, with one reviewer even stating that they felt like they were in a hotspot in Melbourne or Sydney, not Canberra. The restaurant is also commended for being a perfect spot for dinner and drinks before a theatre show and the team's accommodation for dietary needs. The cherry on the top is Luna’s good value for money, as expressed by multiple satisfied customers.
A photo of Diplomat Bar & Grill restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(18)
Price: Moderate
• Modern australian • Kingston
Booked 2 times today
Diplomat Bar & Grill is praised for its fine Modern Australian cuisine and is known to be a hidden gem in Canberra. Regular diners enjoy a broad range of dishes, from the Sri Lanka chicken curry to perfectly cooked steaks, all served in generous portions. The dessert menu and signature espresso martinis come highly recommended. Critics highlight the comfortable, relaxed ambiance, likening it to dining in a friend's home. They also note the fantastic service and attentive staff, making the overall dining experience highly enjoyable. This restaurant is a great local gem where culinary delights await for new and regular diners.
A photo of Braddon Merchant restaurant
4.5
Awesome(185)
Price: Moderate
• Modern australian • Braddon
Booked 1 time today
Braddon Merchant is a highly praised modern European restaurant. According to reviews, the restaurant shines through its excellent service, modern setting, and exceptional culinary offerings. The customers praise the varied selection of flavours and the outstanding quality and presentation of food. Unique options like the oyster with finger lime, mussels in saffron butter, and steak were highlighted as exceptional dishes. Moreover, the staff, including Amit, are lauded for their attentiveness and expert recommendations, elevating the dining experience. Its extensive wine list and pairing suggestions were also appreciated. A welcome surprise for many, this Canberra-based restaurant receives high recommendations for its delicious food and wonderful ambiance.
A photo of Redsalt Restaurant - Canberra restaurant
3.5
Very Good(73)
Price: Expensive
• Modern australian • Canberra City
Booked 2 times today
Redsalt Restaurant in Canberra is a notable establishment in the Modern Australian cuisine domain. The reviews consistently praise the 'good service', 'exceptional food', and 'pleasant atmosphere' of the place, speaking volumes of the quality experience it offers. A common highlight is the quick turnaround time, making it a popular choice for pre-show dinners. The carefully curated, small menu is appreciated for its focus on procuring the best ingredients, ensuring excellent food quality. The steak and duck come highly recommended. Adding to the restaurant's appeal are its attentive staff, beautiful decor, and the ambience, which are reflections of its dedication to providing an enjoyable dining experience.
A photo of Midnight Bar restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(30)
Price: Expensive
• Modern australian • Braddon
Booked 4 times today
Midnight Bar consistently earns high praise for its embodiment of Modern Australian cuisine. Steeped in excellent reviews, customers frequently highlight the exquisite food and drinks, as well as the remarkable service. Its space is frequently described as "beautiful" and "classy", making it ideal for social gatherings. The versatility of the bar extends to hosting special events like 'Cause and Effect' and whiskey tastings, which have been highly appreciated by patrons. Despite needing a bit of consistency in cocktail decoration, the drinks are lauded for their creativity in flavor and presentation. Altogether, Midnight Bar is a prime example of the Modern Australian dining experience.
A photo of fricken restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(79)
Price: Moderate
• Modern australian • Braddon
Booked 3 times today
Fricken is a family-friendly restaurant that offers an impressive and diversified menu, leaving a lasting impression on its guests. Patrons often praise the delicious, consistent quality of chicken they serve and the variety available. Many reviewers have voiced their appreciation for its gluten-free options, demonstrating the restaurant's consideration for all guests' dietary needs. Particularly remarkable is Fricken's truffle parmesan chicken, which has received numerous accolades from customers. Not only is the food top-notch, but the staff’s friendliness and helpfulness undoubtedly contribute to the restaurant's overall positive dining experience. It’s a haven for coeliacs, and a must-visit for anyone on the hunt for excellent American cuisine.
A photo of The Statesman Hotel - Policy Dining restaurant
4.3
Awesome(92)
Price: Moderate
• Modern australian • Curtin
Booked 3 times today
The Statesman Hotel - Policy Dining is highly regarded for its top-notch Australian cuisine. Its recent renovations have been praised by customers, creating an atmosphere that is both comfortable and refined. The staff have been highlighted for their attentiveness and friendliness, contributing to the overall excellent dining experience. Customers agree that the food is of high quality, even going so far as to call it "one of the better eating places in Canberra." Despite its extensive and varied menu, the restaurant manages to keep its prices reasonable. Customers also appreciate the selection of beers, suggesting the restaurant does adhere to its Australian roots. With a strong emphasis on customer experience, The Statesman Hotel - Policy Dining is truly a beacon of Australian cuisine.
A photo of Helix Bar & Dining restaurant
3.4
Very Good(34)
Price: Moderate
• Modern australian • Canberra Airport
Booked 1 time today
Helix Bar & Dining has carved a niche for itself in the Modern Australian cuisine. Diners repeatedly recommend it for its fantastic food, excellent service, and cozy atmosphere - the fireplace is an added touch of comfort. The chef and staff have received particular praise for their meticulously designed 3-course meals, featuring fresh quality ingredients and tasteful plating. Patrons appreciate the moist and tender chicken and beef dishes, complemented well with luscious Dutch carrots. The variety, freshness, and flavor of the dishes make for a delightful culinary experience. With a "fabulous new aviation-themed menu" and high-quality food, Helix Bar & Dining lives up to its reputation for Modern Australian cuisine.
‘About the restaurant’ descriptions have been generated using an artificial intelligence model comprised of OpenTable proprietary data that has not been independently verified by OpenTable. The content is presented as-is, for informational purposes only.
  • Privacy policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
KAYAK Logo
Agoda Logo
Rentalcars Logo
OpenTable Logo