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Bambusa

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36 Franklin St | Manuka, Canberra 2603, Australia
0262951036
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food, large portions, excellent service, very popular , overall a great dinner & would recommend to anyone

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Thank Glenda J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely food that was reasonably priced. Went with kids and I will return. But Canberra has just too many nice places to go.

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Thank AusiDoyle
Canberra, Australia
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400 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the food at Bambusa, have never had a bad dish at this restaurant. Thank goodness I made a booking, the place was packed. Also being a Thursday it was public servant payday. We had three mains between 4 of us. The wagu beef roll (excellent), Honey and Black pepper pork loin and the eggplant stuffed with chicken as well... More 

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Thank slwityk
Canberra
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109 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here for lunch twice now. It was very quiet which can be a bit off putting but the service was good and the meals nice. They have an extensive menu and the staff were very knowledgeable about the ingredients in most dishes (handy when you're on a strict eating plan). The meals came out quickly and were generous.

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Thank Samantha C
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've come here several times and always enjoyed the food, whatever we happen to order. I like the fact that I can customize my order based on what is on the menu, e.g. seafood fried rice but with extra king prawns. I also appreciate the layout which can quickly accommodate a party of 10 although bookings should be done in... More 

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Thank MrPenyiar .
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523 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We arrived without a booking needing a table for eight and the amazingly helpful staff were 'just' able to accommodate us because they were so busy. The food is still great, well priced, and well worth a visit.

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Thank Narziss
Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

We were looking for a relaxed and casual meal in a clean restaurant with good service and decent food. Bambusa turned out to be all of this and much more. The service was exemplary; smiles, efficient and very helpful. The food was great and we enjoyed every mouthful. My only complaint is that this restaurant is located in Canberra and... More 

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Thank Mark A
Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

When one of my colleagues suggested a team lunch at Bambusa, I was a bit sceptical about trying out another Chinese restaurant. Upon arriving, my fears were allayed. The restaurant itself is a nice open room, with nice decorations, especially the waterwall near the door. The menu offers plenty of choices, but is still easy to follow without drowning in... More 

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Warrandyte, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Fine but... Did not have the wine we ordered from the list, the food was nice but we had better, not memorable for sure

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1 Thank Veronique A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Really enjoyed the food. The pan fried pork buns were a highlight. Service was excellent. We definitely recommend

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Thank Alison S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Franklin St | Manuka, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: 0262951036
Description
Opposite the Manuka Cinema

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?