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Corner of Eloura & Lonsdale Street, Mode 3 Building, Braddon, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6161 8686
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“duck buns” (30 reviews)
“banoffee pie” (24 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Corner of Eloura & Lonsdale Street, Mode 3 Building, Braddon, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So this is the best place for a wholesome dinner celebrating a birthday. Best tip if the year go for the "all you can eat" option as you get to enjoy all the dishes some even twice - everything was so good. Loved the lamb,...More

Thank 639abbie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall, we found Eightysix to be overpriced for the size and quality of the dishes. The beefs cheek and chicken were a highlight though. My partner ordered a Smartini which came out half the size of a normal martini. I queried this with the waiter...More

Thank ally0224
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Eightysix last night for dinner & could not recommend it enough. The menu is designed to share and does not disappoint. The staff were very friendly & talked you through the menu with suggestions on number of items to order. We had the...More

Thank Kirsty H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eightysix is our go to for special and just because occasions. The steak tartare, fried chicken and pumpkin and mascarpone agnolotti are favourites - along with the duck buns, which was so good we ordered another serving of! Great value at all you can eat...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

86 has been on my restaurant lust list for a while, so I was super glad when my friend chose it for her birthday dinner. We decided to do the all you can eat doe $86, which sounds like a lot but we definitely managed...More

Thank Kylee T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group trailed 4 of the different desserts and found all of them to be top quality and superb tasting. A compliment to the staff and chefs a really nice experience

Thank JeremyCBA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best meal of my life. Very attentive service and good price as well. We certainly have to go back to try the steak.

Thank simonCK3243
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place, slammed for brekkie on a Saturday morning so obviously very popular. Great menu. all a little funky but with some wonderful combinations. Really enjoyed and would definately go back, coffee good and staff really good too

Thank TheHighlander2015
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Dined at 86 with my daughter and we were pleasantly surprised with our dining experience. Staff very friendly and efficient . Ambience was warm and inviting, open style kitchen and bar , modern contemporary, lovely vibe. The food was delicious in particular we loved the...More

Thank aus66
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We love Eightysix for great quality food and it never disappoints. We go quite often, but they change their menu fairly regularly so it's always a new experience. The food is interesting, and puts a whole new spin on classics. It is a little expensive,...More

Thank DiggiesM
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June 15, 2017|
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Response from Stac_aka-PoppyD | Reviewed this property |
Depends where you sit. Just ask for the quietest location when you book. It can be quite noisy in the middle, but not as bad as other smaller, more packed places.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Eloura & Lonsdale Street, Mode 3 Building, Braddon, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6161 8686
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