Daana

Daana

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.

Daana is a multi-award winning restaurant, having been announced the Winner of 2020 AGFG Readers’ Choice Awards, and has also won several Restaurant & Catering Association -Savour Awards for Excellence in recent years including the 2019 National Silver Awards for Best Indian Restaurant, 2019 Consumer Vote Award ACT, 2019 & 2018 Best Indian Restaurant award in ACT, and 2017 Best New Restaurant in ACT.

Nestled in Canberra’s leafy suburb of Curtin resides a little taste of India at Daana. The restaurant is a burst of vibrancy and elegance of authentically Indian mood.

Daana was born from Sanjay and Sunita's love for cooking, and the joy of giving and sharing. Daana's dynamic menu is a celebration of traditional South Indian cuisine and regional Indian food. Vegetarian and vegan options are abundant.

Head to Daana – a place where friends and families meet in a relaxing ambience, , and where laughter rings in an air of casual elegance that soothes the senses.

Enjoy, Daana's Hyderabadi Dum Biryani - Sanjay’s signature dish - an exotic richly saffron flavoured Basmati rice and meat preparation or Daana's Saturday Regional Thali-Sunita's signature special - a gourmet's delight- a menu that changes every week!

Bookings are recommended.

  • Chef Sanjay and Sunita
    Chef Sanjay and Sunita
  • Daana's Hyderabadi Dum Biryani
    Daana's Hyderabadi Dum Biryani
  • Daana's Saturday Regional Thali
    Daana's Saturday Regional Thali
  • Elegant Interiors
    Elegant Interiors
  • Daana's Banquet
    Daana's Banquet

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Lunch - 12pm - 2.30pm Thursday to Sunday; Dinner: 5.30pm - 9.30pm Tuesday to Saturday

TYPE OF SERVICE

  • Dinner
  • Lunch

LIQUOR LICENSING

Fully licensed

ACCESSIBILITY

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

Location

Daana

83 Theodore Street, Curtin, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Bar

Carpark

Non Smoking Establishment

Outdoor Dining Area

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 139 REVIEWS

Ranked #51 of 1,477 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Excellent meal”

Reviewed on 21/11/2020

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. For entree we chose the scallops - these were superb. For the main meal, we chose the lamb shoulder it was excellent - fell off the bone and was very flavoursome...

Review by

Marg W

“Super fresh & interesting menu”

Reviewed on 21/11/2020

Always something new to try. Lovely fresh food with amazing tastes. The perfect place to try & experiment with set menus.

You know its a special place when the owners take the time to say hello...

Review by

392troyr

“Perfect for omnivores and vegans alike”

Reviewed on 16/11/2020

Very enjoyable meal, vegan friends had lots to choose from and the omni's had even more! Great drinks menu as well. I recommend the lamb shoulder, delicious!

Review by

crickles

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