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Abell's Kopi Tiam

7 Furneaux St, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6239 4199
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Asian, Malaysian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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7 Furneaux St, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of eating there and recommend this restaurant to all. Authentic Yes Tasty Yes Good service Yes Expensive yes but worth it Will I return Yes most definitely If you love spicy food try the lamb curry, it's sensational......

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago

How nice it is to return after a break to an old favourite and find that it's still just as good as ever. That's certainly true of Abell's Kopi Tiam. We've been dining there pretty much since it started, I think in the late 1990s....More

Thank Marcel D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

first visit to this place after eating in manuka for many years. usually walked by it even though it was always busy. stopped in for dinner and now see why it is such a popular place. a little bit pricier than other asian dining places...More

Thank cjjay
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Timely efficient and friendly service. Food excellent and staff friendly. Atmosphere relaxed. Priced perfectly for quality food

Thank Browsers
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Had lunch with my (adult) daughter's for Mother's Day at Kopi Tiam. Started with duck rice paper rolls and salt and pepper tofu - both were amazing. So fresh and tasy and perfect size for starters. Main we had boneless chicken with coriander and chilli,...More

Thank Jacquie W
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Caught up with an old mate in this vibrant and upbeat restaurant as a casual walk-up. We were lucky to get a seat. We ordered entrees and mains - the entrees came out quickly and perfectly timed one after another - duck and mushroom spring...More

Thank Adamant_About_Travel
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We walked in on a Saturday night and it was packed, but a table was found for us. The staff were polite, friendly and ensured we had a great night. Food was served promptly and it was delicious. Very reasonably priced wine list too. Highly...More

Thank leticia1961
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice food. The fact that restaurant is busy and crowded is testament to the quality of food served. I found it to be very good at a reasonable price.

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Full of locals, this busy and friendly restaurant I would move to Canberra for haha! Best Asian food I have had in a long time. My partner and I shared a range of entree plates and will be back next time in Canberra for sure.

Thank haytayl
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

When my family are visiting Canberra we often go here. It is always delicious, fresh and flavoursome food and great warm service! We enjoy trying their specials & love that it is BYO.

Thank Philippa W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Furneaux St, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6239 4199
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