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Italian and Sons

7 Lonsdale St | Braddon, Canberra, Australia
+61 2 6162 4888
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (79 reviews)
“tiramisu” (35 reviews)
“sardines” (20 reviews)
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7 Lonsdale St | Braddon, Canberra, Australia
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1 - 10 of 557 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Came on a Saturday evening due to a recommendation in Delicious magazine. Place was packed but lots of staff meant service was quick and attentive. Portions aren't huge but quality was great and we managed to squeeze in three courses. Extensive wine list, but wines...More

Thank Adele S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited this restaurant a while back, we came across the owner, and after that I was left wondering how is this restaurant surviving. He was rude, no matter how polite we tried to be so that he could behave in bit...More

Thank AliNiazi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good, but the decor is dull. The suckling pig special was delicious as was the pasta The room we ate in is like a log cabin and not a place you want to linger after eating.

Thank graham_international
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us plus a baby went to the 6pm sitting on Wednesday night. The staff were attentive without being over the top. They food was excellent, we all tried something different. The place was packed however that didn't effect the standard of service. They...More

Thank sewtravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to book ahead during busy school holiday season and this ended up being a great choice. Greeted by a lovely older gentleman who was kind and gentle with the kids. We sampled pizza, 2 sorts of homemade pasta and a special of the day...More

Thank danstar68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in around 8PM on Saturday night after a Raiders game, place was FULL but the staff quickly reset a table and we were ready to go. We had a few drinks, some delicious focaccia, wood fired pizza and fresh pasta. I've had a lot...More

Thank tpg_esq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Husband and I had a table at the early sitting on Friday night after 'walking in' off the street. Service from Nino (Tony) was excellent - very welcoming and helpful. Very popular eating spot with great ambiance but we could not find value here -...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice italian meal. Restaurant had a great feel. Very good wine list featuring Italian wines. To die for sour dough.

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To be honest they had me at Italian. This aside this was a great resteraunt with great food. The service and attention from the staff was impeccable. It's a little packed in so might be a little loud when crowded but I loved the food.

Thank John C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food left a lot to be desired. Owner rude, and both food and drinks overpriced. Will not return....ever!!!

Thank Jay M
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Questions & Answers
4 March 2017|
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Response from Elizabeth1960_10 | Reviewed this property |
The are better options in Canberra. I wouldn't go here again. The reviews are accurate.
Helen M
3 March 2015|
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Response from Blob123 | Reviewed this property |
No they are not BYO and have a very nice selection of wines
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lonsdale St | Braddon, Canberra, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6162 4888
  • E-mail
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