Chairman & Yip

Chairman & Yip

Please note, while restrictions put in place to respond to COVID-19 are easing, there may be some changes to business-as-usual to keep workers and visitors safe. Please contact the business for the most up to date information, including opening times and social distancing measures.

The Chairman & Yip is an iconic Canberra institution, operating for over 20 years and one of the capital's most highly regarded restaurants. Centrally located in the Hotel Realm precinct in Barton, we serve modern Cantonese cuisine in spacious and elegant surrounds, with private dining rooms and a fully-enclosed balcony garden.

A pioneer of asian cuisine in Australia, the Chairman team has a long history of introducing diners to new tastes and experiences and elevating asian cuisine to a fine-dining level. A commitment to quality, consistency and a signature style has seen the restaurant become an iconic institution in Canberra, with a special place in the hearts of many.

Sydney Morning Herald One Hat 2018
Australian Financial Review Top 100 2018

  • Chairman & Yip dining room
    Comfortable and refined
  • Tang's Dumplings
    Every dumpling made with love and care
  • Chairman & Yip dining room
    Spacious and elegant
  • Modern Cantonese specialists
    Chairman's Duck
  • Duck pancakes
    Classic dishes
  • Wok fried Chilli Crab
    The first choice for special occasions
  • Private dining rooms, Canberra
    Private dining rooms
  • Inspiration from China's diverse cuisines
    Sichuan style crispy chicken, barley and caramelised onion
  • Beef & Scallop Pepper Hot Pot
    A Chairman classic
  • Sweet and spicy eggplant, sesame, shallot and fried peanuts
    Catering for vegetarians and other dietary requirements

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Tuesday to Friday: 12 pm - 2.30 pm, 6 pm - 10.30 pm, Saturday 6 pm - 10.30pm

TYPE OF SERVICE

  • Dinner
  • Lunch

LIQUOR LICENSING

Guests can bring their own wine

ACCESSIBILITY

Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.

Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.

Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.

Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.

Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.

Location

Chairman & Yip

1 Burbury Close, Barton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Carpark

Non Smoking Establishment

Outdoor Dining Area

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 612 REVIEWS

Ranked #14 of 1,473 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

Awards

  • Certificate of Excellence 2020

“Excellent food and service”

Reviewed on 08/08/2020

For a staycation we went to the nearby Hotel Realm and came to first 6.00-7.30pm sitting for the fixed 8 course degustation menu. Staff were very attentive without being intrusive and the food was...

Review by

X5597IIjamesl

“Outstanding”

Reviewed on 21/07/2020

What an amazing place.
Service is 100%. All staff are friendly and helpful. They explained all the food and drinks. No detail left out.
We have menu 1. What a delight , attention to detail. Food...

Review by

conradm797

“NO SOAP IN THE GENTS BATHROOM IN COVID. 3 SOAP CONTAINERS BONE DRY!”

Reviewed on 20/07/2020

A nice setting and good food ruined by no soap in the toilet on the night we visited in the middle of COVID and a total lack of urgency by the staff and manager to fix it then and there. They...

Review by

geoff s

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