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The Civic Pub

$$ - $$$, ,
8 Lonsdale St, Canberra 2612, Australia
+61 2 6248 6488
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Lonsdale St, Canberra 2612, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality food ! You will not regret coming here ! The service is great too. Food came out at a good time and our plates were cleared as soon as we were all done. Highly recommend this place while in Canberra !

Thank Lucy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Civic Pub may not look like the best venue from the outside but it’s a great pub with excellent meals. The portion sizes are what you would expect from a country pub not one in the middle of the city. While it’s normal to...More

Thank GR_Canberra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popular English Style venue. Basic food - cooked well. Good atmosphere. Reasonably priced. Appears to be very kid friendly too.

Thank kellybrockman
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic! Nathan, Craig and the crew set up the lounge for my family and friends to celebrate my son's 21st birthday. A really easy place to have a function. Great combo of lounge, dining, sport, pool... casual, nice food and the management are easy going...More

Thank Eve C
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Looking for a meal located this establishment cannot praise enough atmosphere to best meal for a pub highly recommend to anyone visiting canberra

Thank peterronaldobrie2018
Reviewed July 14, 2018

A handy pub to book for big groups. The food is great and the staff were lovely. I'd love to see healthier options for kids on the kids menu though. A full plate of fried food shouldn't be the norm for kids offerings. It wouldn't...More

Thank Suze D
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

I agree with recent reviews- good quality standard pub menu. Lovely and warm but packed on a Wednesday evening and found it hard to hear. Regardless, had a good steak at a great price and would revisit

Thank Rosemary V
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Recent visit to Canberra stumbled across the Civic Pub for dinner. Amazing pub inside, great vibe and PERFECT!! food. Will definitely be eating here again.

Thank mishymoo9
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

It was a hot night when I dined with a good mate at the Civic Pub. We sat outside in the refreshing summer evening air. There was a good selection of wines to choose from. I suggest looking at the blackboard for the wing of...More

1  Thank KevinVoyage
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Had two evenings here while visiting Canberra on business. Pretty good selection of beers; lots of wine on offer as well. Decent variety on the menu but not much for salads. Burgers are good but I loved the lamb pie

Thank Walter W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Lonsdale St, Canberra 2612, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6248 6488
  • E-mail
Located in the inner north of Canberra, the Civic Pub bistro is open for lunch and dinner service 7 days a week. We have an extensive menu of pub favourites from chicken parmas to our famous Black Angus steak. Be sure to give us a try during your visit.
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