If you're after old-fashioned pub culture, head to the Civic Pub in Braddon. They're only a few minutes walk from the city centre.
If you want a good game of pool, the Civic Pub displays all the classic pool hall traditions.
Enjoy their two licensed bars, music and a bistro. They also have backpacker accommodation upstairs.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING
Ranked #123 of 926 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence 2015
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS
Reviewed on 13 Oct 2015
If you want a good steak, cooked perfectly do not hesitate to go to Civic Pub. You can escape the somewhat loud music inside by sitting outside, it is pleasant, staff attentive and reasonably priced.
Reviewed on 7 Oct 2015
It's difficult to find places for families to eat in Canberra CBD and this is a good one. It's a simple, no nonsense pub with an interesting menu.
Reviewed on 5 Oct 2015
We visited on a Friday night before dinner [elsewhere] and found the Civic Pub to be just a pub, no more. OK if all you want to do is watch sport on big screen TV's, there were three in the area we...
- Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
- Conference/Convention Facilities
- First aid equipment
- Non Smoking Establishment
- Public Toilet
- Restaurant - Licensed
- Shaded Area