Below is a list of the top and leading French Restaurants in Canberra. To help you find the best French restaurants located near you in Canberra, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Canberra’s Best French Restaurants:
The top rated French restaurants that offers best quality and authentic French dishes are:
- Les Bistronomes
- Buvette Bistro & Wine Bar
- Sage Dining Rooms
Les Bistronomes head chef Clément Chauvin cooks up a top class menu of mouthwatering French dishes at Les Bistronomes, many of which are saturated with the fantastic flavors of French truffles and foie gras. The elegant yet pleasantly casual ambiance amplifies the exquisite quality of the food. Their menu is bursting with delicious traditional French dishes like bouillabaisse, steak tartare, and crème brûlée. The restaurant’s owner, Abel, is also the house sommelier and will help guide you through the subtle notes and flavors of each wine on the lengthy list.
Amuse Bouche, Entrée, Main Course, Garnishes, Desserts, Aperitifs, Sparkling Cocktails, Signature Cocktails, Beers, Softdrinks, Fine Spirits, Wines
Address: 26 Elouera St, Braddon
Phone: (02) 6248 8119
“These guys do great French cuisine. We had the fondue special here recently. It was delicious. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Would definitely recommend a visit.”
Buvette Bistro & Wine Bar
Buvette Bistro & Wine Bar use fresh, quality ingredients to deliver seasonal menus showcasing the best of locally sourced produce. Their menu spans from shared plates, charcuterie & appetisers, grills and decadent desserts. Buvette inspire conversation in a trailblazing setting with a traditional Parisian feel. They invite you to relax and unwind in their bistro and wine bar; sip their signature Lillet Mode De Vie aperitif before making your way to a table to enjoy a Chef’s choice plat pour deux.
Lunch and Express Lunch, Buvette Brunch, Dinner, Wine, Banquet Menu, Canape Menu, Dessert & Afters
“A very nice modern French restaurant with beautiful meals, I have been to France and there are differences in menus. Meal sizes were just right for both of us, it’s not cheap, has a good ambiance and we would dine there again. I recommend you try it yourself.”-David Falconer
Sage Dining Rooms
Sage Dining Rooms have been awarded Best ACT Restaurant of the Year 2015, the Sage Dining Rooms at the Gorman House Art Centre should be at the top of your list when you are visiting the capital. Managed by head chef Mr. Damien Bravender, who previously shared his skills under Michelin-starred chef Pierre Kaufmann at London’s Royal Opera House Balconies Restaurant, this bistro takes French cuisine to a new level. You can enter the restaurant through the famous Mint Garden Bar, a beautiful french-style courtyard, and take in the breathtaking interior of glass and timber. Their menu changes frequently, keeping everything constantly a la mode and fresh.
Fall Menu 2019, Beverages, Sage Functions, Mint Functions, Mint Menu, Mint Garden Bar
“Food is incredible, and the service impeccable. Price is as you would expect for such a dining experience.”-Red Foster
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