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Fiore di burrata - First Edition Restaurant & Bar, Canberra (ACT)
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French Wine bar

First Edition Restaurant & Bar

Level 1, 65 Northbourne Ave, 2601 Canberra (ACT)
Average price A$30

First Edition Restaurant & Bar

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Chef Jewel Islam
Dietary optionsGluten free, Lactose intolerance, Locally produced, Nut allergies, Peanut allergy, Vegan dishes, Vegetarian dishes
French Beans
Slow cooked in a fresh garlic, herb & crushed tomato sugo
Creamy Garlic Mash
White creamy potato mash infused with garlic butter
Thick Cut Chips
Served with black garlic aioli


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How to get to the restaurant

Level 1, 65 Northbourne Ave, 2601, Canberra (ACT), Australia

Public transport

Light Rail and City bus Interchange at our doorstep

About the restaurant

Following a recent refurbishment, Novotel Canberra welcomes its premiere dining venue, First Edition Bar & Dining. Located on the first floor, the 180 seater establishment has been transformed into a masculine and luxurious space drawing inspiration from old world reading rooms oozing home style sophisticated charm.

Dedicated to sourcing the best local produce and paying respect to those who farm it, Executive Chef, Jennie Tressler has created a diverse seasonal all-day dining menu showcasing the vast array of fresh produce available within the nation's capital and surrounds.

For those wanting to sit back and relax, the bar serves up a curated menu of spirits and specially crafted cocktails using the finest seasonal ingredients whilst paying homage to local distilleries and tap houses. Settle in for a night of seasonal tipples or a delicious meal in the plush surrounds of First Edition Bar & Dining.

First Edition is open seven days for breakfast from 6:30am to 9:30am Monday through Friday and 6:30am to 10:30am on weekends and public holidays, all day dining available from 11:00am, dinner from 5:30pm – 9:30pm.


, Italian, Christmas and New Year, , Gluten free, Lactose intolerance, Locally produced, Nut allergies, Peanut allergy, Vegan dishes, Vegetarian dishes


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You can reserve the restaurant for a private event (Max. 60 people)

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