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Zaab Bar
Zaab Bar


Zaab is a fun and up-beat restaurant and bar, located in the heart of Braddon, Canberra’s nightlife destination. Zaab is inspired by Southeast Asian culture, style and cuisine with a modern twist, combining street and sleek from its graffiti walls to copper bar top.

At its core Zaab has the intense and delicious flavours of both Lao and Thai, culminating in unforgettable food and beverage offerings. Staying true to its cultural roots, Zaab brings authentic Southeast Asian street food to Canberra with a unique and modern twist. The complementary beverage program offers creative cocktails, local beer and wines to enhance the night life experience.

No matter your taste, Zaab is a place where you can enjoy great food, great drinks, and great company. So pull up a chair and be ready to eat, drink, and rock noisily into the night!

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9 Lonsdale Street, 2, Braddon, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 142 reviews

“Excellent restaurant in Canberra”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1mo ago by PhilipM272

Loved this surprise discovery in Canberra, the ZAAB restaurant, which we visited yesterday. It’s such a cool restaurant with excellent food and a funky vibe. Their Betel Leaf starter was a real...

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“Great food. ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 6mos ago by Phil C

Awesome meal. Had the $59 Feed Me meal with work colleague and couldn't fault the food. Taste was sensational. Perfect flavors, spice and heat. Just loved it. We're both good eaters and it filled up...

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TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 7mos ago by A7075HZadrianc

It can be hard to find decent Thai food in Australia, but this is one of the best. We had the non vegetarian banquet and it was excellent - lots of spicy, zingy, fresh flavours. Not too oily or salty...

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  • Asian
  • Thai
  • Bar
  • Suitable for Functions
  • Non Smoking
  • Takeaway Available
  • Between $0 and $20
  • Dinner
  • Late night
  • Fully licensed
  • Over $30