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La Rustica Trattoria Pizzeria- MOVED

35 Kennedy St, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6295 0152
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
7 Jan 2016
“Save your money”
31 Mar 2015
“Asparagus from the jar - too cheap to buy fresh!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
35 Kennedy St, Canberra 2604, Australia
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

We had a group of 8 attend on a wednesday night in early january. I ordered a medium Pietro pizza which cost $24. This could possibly be the worst pizza i have ever had. Rather than a gourmet pizza, i received something which looked and...More

Thank Stvnxfan
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Lunch today was disappointing and overpriced for eight small prawns with marinated asparagus from a jar when they are available fresh. $23 for penne asparagus when they cheaped out on ingredients ensures I won't be back.

Thank Shannyandthehorde
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We went here for my birthday - my choice. Our son is still in Canberra so we spend some time here. Thought of going to a few other spots but didn't like the look of "beer" hall style restaurants ... or crowded ones. La Cantina...More

4  Thank MichaelandAnne
Reviewed 13 March 2015

I went here for a birthday with my family, after a recommendation from a friend. The restaurant is perfectly located on the foreshore. I would recommend booking in advance for Friday and Saturday night as the place is packed, but for a good reason. The...More

Thank Clarkyj
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Very noisy- even the wait staff had to shout when taking orders. Not friendly wait staff Over crowded Food was lukewarm when we received it I ordered my lamb rare to medium- it was certainly rare- and vegetables were rare too!! Won't be going back...More

Thank yettypeter
Reviewed 4 January 2015

I was there recently for the first time since it moved to Kingston. I felt like an authentic Italian pizza with the thinish crispy hand stretched dough across the pan with lovely fresh ingredients. What I got looked very suspiciously like a ready made base....More

Thank sweetiedarling1
Reviewed 14 December 2014

I always say that the true test of an Italian restaurant is the Scallopini well this restaurant passed with flying colours, the new location on the lake has a great ambience and the staff were excellent this is an Italian restaurant run in the old...More

Thank Lionel M
Reviewed 3 December 2014

The restaurant has a very nice setting but the service is so slow! The food is pretty standard from what you'd expect for an italian place but don't go here unless youre prepared to wait. Entre took an hour to come out even though we'd...More

Thank Kate k
Reviewed 26 November 2014

We were visiting Canberra with relatives from Canberra and a friend had told us about La Rustica. We had learned the address had changed from Kennedy St Kingston to 17 Eastlake Parade Kingston, ACT 2604, we headed down to the waterfront and found the restaurant...More

1  Thank Sandro5000
Reviewed 20 November 2014

La Rustica has all the makings of a great experience. Superb location, good size restaurant which was very busy on a Wednesday night ... Which of course led to some fo the disappointments. It was so very noisy I could not hear across the table...More

1  Thank AustraliaChris09
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Kennedy St, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6295 0152
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