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Ellacure Restaurant and Bar

$$ - $$$
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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21 Battye St, Canberra 2617, Australia
+61 2 6251 0990
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Santa Barbara, California
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59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We were pleasantly surprised to find such a nice restaurant in such a convenient location. The service and staff are very nice. We started with a fresh salad and flat bread with dips. For our mains I had the duck and my wife had the salmon. Both dishes were perfectly prepared and beautifully presented. The portions were generous and we... More 

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Thank William T
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Anyone who gives this place more than two stars obviously never visited the place in it's hey day. The times you used to walk in and the door was opened for you and you were greeted with a big hello and sometime even a hug! The lights were dim, tea lights lit, and the place had a real buzz. I... More 

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Thank NathanG007
Canberra, Australia
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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

I ate here on a Wednesday night. Was a great place to catch up with friends and able to chat in a relaxed environment. Not too noisy, background music is at a reasonable level and staff do there things without disturbing your conversation with friends. Staff are excellent and polite, great service! I am vegetarian and I did find the... More 

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Thank Nat326
Bateau Bay, Australia
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wonderful service and the best meals. I had the lamb ribs and hubby said his duck best he's had. Will definitely go back, but thus time on an empty tummy so I can pig out

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Thank Carol M
Canberra, Australia
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61 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Fantastic food with excellent service - good range of choices for dinner. Only minor comment is that it's slightly overpriced.

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Thank Deb P
Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Cold Wet and Windy Winters day in Canberra was warmed by the great food and service received by us @ Ellacure Restaurant. Starters of wood fired pizza and 3 dips...delicious. Crumbed (with herbs) Fish and Chips generous serve and tasty not dry or greasy. Spaghetti was tasty and cooked to perfection. Ellacure has a good menu with affordable prices the... More 

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Thank MollyD46
Canberra, Australia
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206 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This suburban restaurant was fine for a mid-week meal. Not too fancy but pleasant surroundings with varied menu. It was about half full mid-week on a wet and cold winter night. Parking out front and not too crowded inside. The temperature inside was on the cool side - not unpleasant but a light jacket was necessary. The prices were mid-range.... More 

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Thank J0anned568
Canberra, Australia
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Must have hit Ellacure on a one-off night. Despite the usual high level of service, our first choice wine was not available, our first choice side dish was not available and the main meals were served with over a five minute gap between the first person and the fifth. Not the usual standard we have experienced.

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Thank Garry C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We (4 of us) went for breakfast/brunch. No going to go into detail what we had, but everything was cooked perfectly, the 4 of us were very happy. With new chef and waiting staff we were very very impressed. So many cafes/restaurants in the belconnen area serve up mediocre food it was a pleasure to go to Ellacure

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Thank Helen P
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

When I first started coming here (2011) it was one of my favourite places to eat - great service and food. Returning in April for a special occasion was a mistake. We were served by an apathetic waitress who forgot half our order. The lamb shank main was mediocre for the price. If you are going to charge restaurant prices,... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Battye St, Canberra 2617, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6251 0990

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