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40 Bunda St, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6162 0602
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Bunda St, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Akiba
1. Must see list
"place is the best and should be number 1 on the Canberra visit list"
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2. Kingfish sashimi
"The winners were the pork belly buns, duck dumplings and the kingfish"
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3. Amazing staff
" The staff and food at this place are alway amazing."
John M
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent restaurant. The food is tasty, full of flavour. I personally like the chicken and prawn dumplings in ginger chilli sauce. Our waiter was Sean and he did a great job. This place is a must see

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jennifer B
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Just in Canberra over night and the cuisine just keeps getting sweeter, even if the recent political cocktail shake up leaves us with a slightly sour taste ...Checked the reviews and recommendations from our daughter and we headed off to try our luck with the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 662JulieS
Marija T, Public Relations Manager at Akiba, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2018

Wow Julie, it sounds like we have definitely delivered on our mission of an extraordinary customer experience with you! Your review left us all proud of what we do and inspired to continue going above and beyond to have all our guests feeling just as...More

Reviewed yesterday

Been pounding Soumi’s homemade yuzushu sake this week. About a litre of it. This is a super liquid extracted from the Japanese fruit kingdom. BOOM. Gives me flashbacks to my student exchange days in Kyoto, sneaking into the Yamaguchi family’s fridge for a few shots...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sugaisan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself and 21 other guests chose Akiba as the venue for our work Christmas get together. First off I was calling rather late for a booking of this size at this time of year, but after a couple of phone calls and moving around the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ebonygrey
Reviewed yesterday

Dinner at Akiba was wonderful. We were warmly welcomed and quickly shown to our table. We ordered Just Feed Me! which gave us a fabulous range of many different foods and flavours. The service was very efficient - our waiter Stuart was very informed re...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Z4221UZclaireb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the best night at Akiba tonight! Just Feed Me menu sensational and Stuart looked after the 4 of us so well. Thanks again!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mardiHen
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stuart is the best thing to happen to Canberra and this restaurant. The food was amazing but stuart service was next level. Will be back again

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chasep912
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I tried (poorly) to describe a drink I’d had in Melbourne and Ronald made it up for me perfectly. It’s rare to find someone that can mix a good drink off the cuff. Thanks, it was delicious. The feed me menu ($49) is delicious and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Unicornbin
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Akiba last Saturday night. We found the staff at this restaurant where very relaxed (despite it being very busy) and provided us with great service that complimented the excellent food. My wife is vegetarian and there where plenty of options. We ordered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ML4000
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great time, great food! And thanks to soumi for looking after us! He was great the chat too 😁

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kassandra C
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Catherine M
August 6, 2017|
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Response from AndySageAKIBAKokomo | Property representative |
Hi Catherine, We have a dedicated coeliac-friendly menu available every lunch and dinner. Book online at our website or via Dimmi and just make note of the dietary requirements and we will look forward to seeing you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Bunda St, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6162 0602
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