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7 by the Lake

U 143 41 Eastlake Pde, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6140 7040
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sizzle plate” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 143 41 Eastlake Pde, Canberra 2604, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant by the water at Kingston was a real gem. We were keen to try different flavours (7 refers to the seven cuisine regions of India) and so were recommended the non-vegetarian platter to start. Oh wow. Such a surprise. Complex flavours, beautifully presented...More

Thank lynn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

At last an Indian restaurant that doesn't ask wether you would like your dish mild, medium or hot, just authentic. If you order a vindaloo you get a decent hot authentic curry as it should be. Service is great and it is in a great...More

Thank ged521
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Went for lunch as we had a $20 Dimmi voucher to use and it was a cold, windy and rainy Autumn day and at the Kingston Foreshore that pretty much equals miserable to the power of 10! We were the only diners which didn't help....More

Thank Jacki D
Reviewed 4 May 2018

The food was good. We had a large group - there was way too much food but we had a big selection of food that went around the table. Their samosas were good but regretted eating that first - I was full. They have a...More

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

My family and I recently had dinner at “7 by the lake”, at Kingston ACT. The service was great, the food was fantastic, and the price was fair. The location is wonderful. Well worth the visit.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Stylishly decorated restaurant, ideally located beside the lake at Kingston. Great selection of authentic, delicious Indian meals. Starfish very friendly and professional.

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Recently ate at 7 by the lake. The name is from the seven regions of Indian food that form the menu. The food from the various regions is beautiful and the spice was 'varied, but just right'. You can ask for mild through to hotter...More

Thank Jodette K
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This actually wasn't our first choice for dinner that night but I'm so glad that we came across this place! It was a busy Saturday night and yet the service was fantastic and the food was authentic and so delicious! The spicy butter chicken was...More

Thank hayleyep
Reviewed 4 February 2018

I liked the decor and ambience of this restaurant which is lakeside. I also liked the way the owner asked us if we'd like the AC on or off as I have a dislike of restaurants where you shivver in summer. There was a varied...More

Thank TheDoor_isopen
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Great food. We asked for recommendations and were very happy with the dishes chosen. The service was lovely. We were the only ones there on a Sunday lunch. It was a hot day and maybe Indian isnt a lunch choice? Not sure. Anyway we were...More

Thank Carly_384
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Richard L
20 April 2018|
Response from TheDoor_isopen | Reviewed this property |
It’s licensed so I’d call them to check.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 22 - USD 37
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 143 41 Eastlake Pde, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6140 7040
  • E-mail
7 by the Lake brings to you a selected variety of 7 different Indian cuisines from - Maharashtra, Bengal, Rajasthan, Goa, Gujarat, North India and South India. Our aim is to offer unmatched dining experience and our highly experienced chefs and trained staff are committed to offer you the best Indian culinary experience. ***** We are open on Valentine's Day: Tuesday, 14th Feb 2017 *****
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