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The Hermitage Restaurant - CLOSED

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

We dined as a party of six and had a lovely time. Scallops, kangaroo, lamb, beef tournedoes, garlic prawns, sage and onion bread, and the desserts were cooked beautifully. Our waitress was extremely attentive and was at hand at any time. The owner was very...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank bixandlites
Reviewed 19 July 2013

My partner and I dined at the Hermitage last night and had a fantastic meal. The steak was cooked to absolute melt-in-your-mouth perfection. The wine recommended to match our meals was spot on. They even let us know when our show was about to start...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Evie_W26
Reviewed 31 May 2013

Thought we'd give an old Canberra institution a go tonight, before attending a show. The reservation was cheerily taken this afternoon. The waiting staff were friendly, attentive and knowledgable. I had the Eye Fillet and my partner had the Lamb. Serving size was typical for...More

Date of visit: May 2013
1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 3 October 2012

I went to the Hermitage with my partner for a light meal before the theatre. The service was prompt, the waitstaff were friendly, always keen to share a joke, and, more importantly, the food was absolutely delicious. I had the lamb and my partner the...More

Date of visit: September 2012
1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 8 September 2012

The modern styled restaurant, had nice food and service. The wait staff were very attentive and the meals come quickly. My meals were lovely, the tortellini for entree, veal for mains and apple cake for desert. My wife enjoyed her meals but they were not...More

Date of visit: September 2012
Thank AnthonyYager
Reviewed 3 September 2012

I'm sad to advise the previous reviewer that you did not catch The Hermitage on a bad night, it has been terrible for years and I speak from long experience. Almost every week I used to go to the Hermitage for dinner when they had...More

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank Snagpie
Reviewed 23 August 2012

I took my mother out to dinner at the Hermitage before an evening at the Canberra Theatre. While we made the show on time, we ended up with pretty average food with clumsy service, at a fine dining price. The first thing that strikes you...More

Date of visit: August 2012
Thank captain_beetroot
Reviewed 13 July 2012

My lunch 'special' at Hermitage - wow - I've never been less inclined to eat anything in my life. The barramundi was slimy and overcooked. The beurre au blanc sauce had soaked the chips into soggy oblivion (chips - really - straight out of a...More

Date of visit: July 2012
2  Thank SJKOttawa
Reviewed 28 June 2012

My fiance splurged on lunch for our 4yr anniversary recently, we got a garlic bread entree and then both ordered the 'hermitage special' at $42 each... The bread was the best part of our meal. The hermitage special came with a half lobster, fillet steak...More

Date of visit: May 2012
1  Thank Katylf1
Reviewed 11 May 2012

We went for a relaxed dinner. We were rushed out of there by 8:30 (arrived at 7:00). It would have been 8 but we made them slow down. It seemed as if we were keeping them up yet when we booked I had made it...More

Date of visit: May 2012
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