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Babar Cafe and Bar - CLOSED

North Quarter | Bunda Street, Canberra, Australia
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  • Excellent2%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible23%
10 May 2014
“Don't go if solo ”
6 May 2014
“Good meal at a good price”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
North Quarter | Bunda Street, Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 10 May 2014 via mobile

While in town solo today I dropped into Babars for a coffee hit. Despite being half empty they offered me a small chair next to the outside door or even worse, a table outside in a windy 9 deg C!! Very disappointing considering the high...More

Thank Ptolemy144
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Was in Canberra the other day and had a nice meal in Babars that was at a reasonable price. The meals are well priced and a good size. The service was pretty good but it was a little noisy here if you wanted somewhere quite...More

Thank Anton L
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We've been coming to Barbar each weekend for a few years now. For the past several visits (I always have battered fish) the food gets less enjoyable. We always think it must be just an off day but disappointing is now consistent. We will eat...More

Thank Maureen P
Reviewed 29 March 2014

We had a pizza that was not bad, and greek salad that was drowning in dressing - we left half of it. The food was not memorable.

Thank goshti
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Went there once for dinner with friends. The waitress was dialect-deaf, we had to repeat our order three times. It took for ever to bring, with numerous prompts to the chef from us. When it arrived, it was nothing if not bland. And it cost...More

Thank OzzieSam
Reviewed 8 January 2014

I first reviewed this restaurant almost a year ago. At that time I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of both the food and the service. However, I'm sad to say that this has all changed. On our last visit the food was very average...More

1  Thank AvidTraveller60
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Was here on a Sunday night, most other restaurants were packed but this one had plenty of free tables. The service was pretty ordinary with the waitress first bringing out the wrong pizza to one of our group and then demanding from another what dish...More

1  Thank dragonsworn
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Went here twice for lunch and then dinner. Both times was bemused by how the wait staff seemed particularly put out by having to serve customers! The lunch waiter seemed annoyed we had sat down without checking with him first (the restaurant was near empty)...More

1  Thank emm3cee
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Like a few other reviewers, I was surprised by some of the negative reviews Babar's has had this year on Trip Adviser and on other review sites. What? Are they kidding? I checked the address twice and yes, these reviews were for the same restaurant...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We went to Babar's on Friday night. It was very busy, and we had no booking, but they found us a spot. It is licensed, and had a good wine list which includes cocktails. It was very noisy inside though. Lots of people enjoying themselves....More

Thank maliwoo
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  • Address: North Quarter | Bunda Street, Canberra, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
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