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As You Like It

$$ - $$$Cafe,
Childers St, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6262 8085
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
6 Oct 2017
“Great food and Service”
30 Jul 2017
“Great Service”
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Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
Childers St, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

The café is in the Theatre 3 foyer with large open areas both inside and out. The menu feature s signature muffin each day as well as a special menu in addition to the menu on the website. Food is delightfully presented and the service...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank jenny4holiday
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were in and out of As You Like It for a whole day recently. Breakfast, Lunch and LOTS of tea and coffee. The service was FABULOUS, the meals and drinks were great. A big shout out to Joe and the staff who were all...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I know cafes have their systems ... but this cafe needs to think again! I was sent here, because I could get a cheapish ready made sandwich and a cake. Both items were right in front of my eyes as I selected and paid. So,...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank johngH1644MY
Reviewed 18 January 2017

While the Cafe isn't cheap as chips it does have really nice food and a great selection of tea. It also has loads of space and doesn't echo which makes it a great place to catch up with friends.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Micci H
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My cup of tea arrived with no tea in the pot. When I enquired inside, I was told to go back and check for the teabag on the tray. I did so and still found no tea provided. Twice I went through this process before...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Sango M
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

It's worth mentioning that when a coffee shop is in business for this long with the same owner, it is safe to say you are not going to be disappointed. I've seen him jump in the kitchen and take over the grill, wait on tables...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank 294JustinC
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We just had a few drinks, outside on a balmy evening, and later to carry in to a performance. The staff here were good, the house wines quite acceptable, and the atmosphere excellent. Recommended before, during, and after a Street Theatre performance.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Dossier48
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I like coming to As you like it for lunch with my partner or family to catch up. My favorite things are the food is excellent (try the cheese burger), the staff are friendly and there are toilets located on the facility.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank RobndAnge
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I may not have had a coffee from every chop in Canberra but the ones I do visit, this one is the best by far. Joe and his staff are customer focused and it shows in the food they present and the drinks that they...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank 294JustinC
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I visit the Australian National University regularly for various activities I am pursuing in retirement. There are plenty of cafes on and near the campus but my favourite is As You Like It. Whether it's a take-away coffee, a sit-down coffee and cake, or a...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Marcel D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Childers St, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6262 8085
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