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Pistachio - CLOSED

Shop 3A, Torrens Place, Canberra 2607, Australia
+61 2 6286 2966
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tasting plate” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (16 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Shop 3A, Torrens Place, Canberra 2607, Australia
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Thoght this place was called pistachios. Turns out when we get there its called barbecue nation! My gf doesnt like spicy food but was too late to change restaurants. She ended loving it!! Asked for mild beef and chicken. Great food and service. Will definitely...More

Thank parrawax
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here on a Saturday night with friends. While it wasn't super busy, there were quite a few tables occupied and only one waiter to look after everyone. He didn't stop and did the best job he could. I had the pork pie and found...More

1  Thank Kelli L
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We recently enjoyed a dinner with friends at Pistachios at Torrens. The restaurant is quiet with a lovely ambience. Tables are well spaced so you are not sitting too close to other diners. The staff were friendly without being annoying and most important of all...More

Thank Garry F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We love Pistachio, the food is always great and the menu changes with the season. Both the tasting plates are fantastic - 3 tastes of entrees, and 4 tastes of desserts, wonderful idea, especially when you can't make up your mind what you want. Can't...More

Thank slwityk
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit back after a couple of years. Lovely suburban restaurant. Decore may need a bit of an uplift but the meal didn't disappoint.

Thank Orsag
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here a few years ago & weren't that impressed (slow service & too much salt on their food). We gave them another go and was pleasantly surprised. The food was tasty. The salmon was a touch under cooked and the skin wasn't crispy...More

Thank Jason_Jacqui
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Just Feed Me Dave! That's the menu option you need that will give you the best value degustation in town. A nice selection of local wines and efficient adequate service.

1  Thank Rod S
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Not being one for going out to restaurants too often, I was pleasantly surprised when friends tooks us out for dinner here on Saturday night. While it was 40 degrees outside, the inside of the restaurant was nicely airconditioned and we spent a very comfortable...More

Thank Glyn F
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Group of 6 of us met there for dinner last night. It had been a few years since I had been there. 4 had entrees (3 had the scallops which were tender and flavoursome, the other had rice paper duck rolls which they enjoyed) Everyone...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been here for a little while - since our waitress' insistence that the cooking of the steak was as the chef wanted it, not how a 16 year old customer may have preferred it. It was a quiet Tuesday night in Torrens, with...More

Thank davidB2695SW
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$13 - US$21
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3A, Torrens Place, Canberra 2607, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6286 2966
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