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First Edition Canberra

First Edition Canberra share boards
Duck Croustillante
Sorbet Trio
Breakfast favourites
The First Impression
Saffron spiced poached pear dessert
Assorted dinner dishes
First Edition share boards
First Edition Canberra share boards
Duck Croustillante
Sorbet Trio
Breakfast favourites
The First Impression

Overview

Novotel Canberra welcomes its premier dining venue, First Edition Canberra, complete with wine lounge featuring an open fireplace, restaurant and bar. Located on the mezzanine level, the 60 seater restaurant greets guests with a light filled & elegant space, boasting panoramic views over Northbourne Avenue.

First Edition Canberra is dedicated to sourcing the best local produce and paying respect to the individuals that farm it, featuring a diverse seasonal menu showcasing the vast array of fresh produce available within the nation's capital and surrounds.

For the individuals who are wanting to sit back and relax, the bar serves up a curated menu of spirits and specifically crafted cocktails using the finest seasonal ingredients whilst paying homage to local distilleries and tap houses.

Map of the venue locationMap of the venue location
65 Northbourne Avenue, Level 1, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 161 reviews

“Tasteless- very disappointing meal”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1w ago by jeeen

So disappointed. Entree of zucchini flower was too heavily battered and chicken wings nothing you couldn’t find at a pub. The mains were so tasteless we left 2 thirds. The waiter asked if we’d like a...

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“Good food”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1w ago by johnpV449BO

The meal was well presented and very tasty.The service was excellent and the staff were very pleasant and helpful.Would definitely return

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“Disappointed”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1mo ago by Nomad68447986963

Was here for high tea, disappointed by selection and freshness of food provided - sandwiches were stale with hard bread Savoury was cold and chewy Limited selection with one item per person - no...

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  • Australian
  • Bar
  • Buffet
  • Cheese / Charcuterie / Platters
  • Classic Australian
  • Halal
  • Hamburgers
  • High Tea or Afternoon Tea
  • Light Meals
  • Modern Australian
  • Seasonal Local Produce
  • Share Plates
  • Steak
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Wine Bar
  • Bar
  • Coach Parking
  • Entertainment
  • Family Friendly
  • Suitable for Functions
  • Non Smoking
  • Private Dining Area
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Between $20 and $40
  • Fully licensed
  • Over $30
  • Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)
  • Caters for people who are blind or have vision loss.
  • Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss.
  • Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
  • Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
  • Caters for people with high support needs who travel with a support person.
  • Caters for people with allergies and intolerances.