Ginger at the Arboretum

Ginger at the Arboretum

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Ginger at the Arboretum is nested up at Canberra’s National Arboretum with sweeping views back down into Canberra and across the lake.

The restaurant offers contemporary Australian cuisine, with dishes simply prepared with care and designed to share.

The produce is sourced primarily within Canberra’s 100-mile foodshed to support good farming in the region.

Ginger at the Arboretum's focus is on organic and biodynamic produce, heirloom meats, seasonal vegetables and fruits, and sustainable sea and freshwater foods.

Janet Jeffs, the owner and head chef’s desire is to nurture hopes and ideas in an arbour within a national vegetable and herb garden, surrounded by food forests to sustain a city.

Open for lunch seven days and breakfast on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Janet Jeffs and her team
    Janet Jeffs and her team

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Wed to Sun, Lunch : 12pm-2pm; Weekends, Brunch: 9am-11am

TYPE OF SERVICE

  • Breakfast
  • 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

Ginger at the Arboretum

Forest Drive, Village Centre, National Arboretum Canberra, Molonglo Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Carpark

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 142 REVIEWS

Ranked #2 of 29 Places to Eat in Weston on TripAdvisor

“Wonderful Dinner”

Reviewed on 11/04/2021

Came here for the first time during Easter long weekend. There was 15 of us. Was not sure if it would be worth the $125 per head but tell you what, I was nicely surprised by the quality of the food...

Review by

valu_nea

“Breakfast dining”

Reviewed on 26/03/2021

Decided to have a late breakfast...food was exceptional and would go back just for that. Wait staff however were not very good - service very slow, asked multiple times for table water and when we...

Review by

LizaD42

“Consistency is their downfall”

Reviewed on 02/03/2021

We have eaten here three times in recent months: the first time was fabulous; encouraged by the first visit we took friends a month ago, the experience was average; hoping for a return to excellence...

Review by

751stephenj

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