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Blu Ginger

5 Genge St, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6247 2228
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“naan” (27 reviews)
“curries” (28 reviews)
“butter chicken” (24 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Genge St, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love a good Indian restaurant and this one is right up among the best we've visited. The menu is extensive, the people serving are extremely friendly and the room itself is spacious in every respect - long, wide and massive ceiling height. We loved...More

Thank TaringaTravellers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great Indian restaurant, the best butter chicken. Great service will be the top of my list when I am in Canberra

Thank Georges R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to meet up with a group of friends. The good was very enjoyable and so was the atmosphere for a gathering.

Thank John T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve come here a few times now and can say Blu Ginger is a nice destination for the Indian foodie. Very nice chicken tikka; butter chicken and korma. I experimented with the goat dish recently - not a fan but others really liked it! Very...More

Thank Canbournian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love a good feed of Indian. So when I'm in a new place I often look for Indian food. We were staying around the corner at The Avenue Hotel, so it wasn't a long walk or hard decision. We hit the jack pot. It...More

Thank TerryAustralia2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Organised dinner for 30 people at Blu Ginger for a 50th birthday. Fantastic choice. Food was delicious. Service was attentive and helpful from the get go. Everyone enjoyed themselves immensely and loved the food. A++++ for everything. Thanks for making a special night even better.

1  Thank nettieact
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Had heard so much about this restaurant so was delighted to lunch there. Food and service exceeded expectations. I need say nothing more really. If you like authentic Indian cuisine this is your place. Always good incidentally when you see Indians dining at an Indian...More

1  Thank William W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice Restaurant with Indian / Pakistani South east Asian food. Nice Customer Service and staff. Delicious Food.

1  Thank MunawarHM
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were doing a surprise dinner for our daughter- we had 15 guests - and the staff were very helpful with planning the banquet and let us bring early the cake and even the alcohol so as to help us have the surprise. Food was...More

1  Thank marrob1
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had dinner with a friend who is a relatively recent vegetarian (due to health issues). It was important therefore for us to make sure there were vegetarian options available and that these were genuinely vegetarian. We opted for a shared meal of four dishes,...More

1  Thank Stephen J
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Response from Annette C | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Jeans are fine. Probably wouldn't wear shorts and thongs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Genge St, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6247 2228
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