Black Fire Restaurant

Black Fire Restaurant

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.

Black Fire Restaurant, "Fuego Nero", is a fiercely individualistic, award winning, Mediterranean cuisine restaurant inspired by Spanish cuisine.

Enjoy delicious imaginative dishes brought to your table with an exciting presentation that captures a love of food, taste, culture and cooking. The wood fire oven and charcoal grill give a unique flavour in the meats, seafood and vegetables. At Black Fire you'll taste the authenticity. Black Fire Restaurant is a feast for the senses; a sensational food, wine and lifestyle destination.

Taste the Canberra region cold climate wines, Spanish tempranillo and a great selection of the favourite wines from the best regions in Australia. The House Sangria is matured for a week with fresh fruits, red or white. The sangria is a signature for Black Fire.

The multi awarded restaurant brings a real Spanish Mediterranean vibe as soon as you walk in, an open fire pit where there are slow roasting suckling lambs and pigs, for your to see but enclosed by glass and accessed by the chefs, a unique menu with an attentive and flawless service.

Reconnect with nature and your tastebuds just ten minutes from the centre of Canberra at Black fire Restaurant.

Bookings essential.

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Weekdays: 12 pm - 2.30 pm & 6 pm - 9.30 pm. Weekends: 8 am - 2.30 pm & 6 pm - 9.30 pm


  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Lunch


Fully licensed


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.


Black Fire Restaurant

38 Mort Street, Braddon, Australian Capital Territory, Australia




Non Smoking Establishment

Outdoor Dining Area


TripAdvisor traveller rating


Ranked #33 of 1,516 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Didn't disappoint”

Reviewed on 14/07/2021

Took a fellow Cancerian to Black Fire last Tuesday night and ordered the chefs tasting menu, didn’t disappoint. No dish required extra seasoning. The Pan tossed scallops with salmorejo sauce were...

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“Disappointing Dinner”

Reviewed on 29/06/2021

We came into Black Fire with high hopes as the restaurant was recommended to us by local friends. Unfortunately, it did not stand up to their description. The service was slow and the food was quite...

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“Shocking service”

Reviewed on 13/06/2021

Absolutely shocking service, the restaurant wasn’t even full, yet our waiters seemed to completely forget about us. We could’ve gotten up and walked straight out without paying and I doubt anyone...

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