8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra

If you’re looking for some delicious halal food in Canberra, Australia, you’re in luck! As the capital city of Australia, there are plenty of options to choose from.

8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra
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Get ready to tantalize your taste buds and explore the vibrant halal food scene in Canberra! Whether you’re looking for traditional Middle Eastern cuisine or modern fusion dishes, there’s something for everyone on this list. 

Kukula’s Canberra

8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra
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Kukula’s is a Portuguese flame-grilled chicken restaurant that is located in Canberra CBD. They are known for their homestyle grilled chicken, paella & super-sized burgers.

  • Address: 122 Bunda St, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
  • Opening hours: 12 – 9 pm
  • Recommended menu: Grilled Chicken, Chicken Paella
  • Website: https://kukulas.com.au/

Google Reviews:

“It was good meal with the value deal. The chips were great! The bread and hummus was ok ok and the rice dish was really good. Good experience overall with decent pricing!” (Ankur P)

Kebaba ANU

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 It is a Kebaba branch, a kebab shop, that is located in the ANU campus area. They are famous for their HSP (Halal Snack Pack).

  • Address: 154 University Ave, Acton ACT 2601, Australia (Kambri)
  • Opening hours: Mon – Thur (9 am – 8 pm); Fri (9 am – 6 pm); Sat – Sun (closed)
  • Recommended menu: HSP, Kebabs, Falafel
  • Website: https://kebaba.com.au/kebaba-anu/

Google Reviews:

“The best kebabs in Canberra. Loved the amount of meat provided with the sanck packs and the taste was fabulous. Would love to have an everyday visit, if possible. Worth the money spent.” (Neeraj P)

Ming’s Pantry Malaysian Street Food

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Nasi Lemak. Credit: canva

 Ming’s Pantry is a halal restaurant that offers Malaysian cuisine. It is a cute place is located in the city center, near the City Hill.

  • Address: Mayfair Building, G22/45 W Row, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
  • Opening hours: Mon – Sat (11 am – 9 pm); Sun (11 am – 2.30 pm / 5 – 9 pm)
  • Recommended menu: Nasi Lemak, Mie Goreng Mamak

Google Reviews:

“Delicious Char Kway Tweo and Hainanese Chicken Rice!! Reminded me so much of when I visited Malaysia and had those dishes there. It tasted pretty authentic! I can’t wait to dine here more. Also nice service and atmosphere.” (Tei)

Turkish Halal Pide House

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Cheese Pide. Credit: canva

 It is a small kebab shop that specializes in a variety of pide, along with kebab and burgers. They offer chicken, lamb, beef, feta cheese, pumpkin, vegetarian, and many other types of pides.

  • Address: Shop 1/47 Novar St, Yarralumla ACT 2600, Australia
  • Opening hours: 9 am – 8 pm
  • Recommended menu: HSP, Peynirli, Halal Special Pide
  • Website: https://order.halalpidehouse.com.au/

Google Reviews:

“The God of all kebab/Turkish shops. The kebabs are stuffed to the brim and the HSPs have the perfect balance of chips and meat. Love to get the pide for dinner – one box can easily feed 2-3 people 😍” (Andjela D)

Gami Chicken & Beer

8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra
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Gami is a halal Korean restaurant that specializes in Korean Fried Chicken. Since anything Korean is a rage, this Korean Fried Chicken is something you shouldn’t miss.

  • Address: Shop FG07/148 Bunda St, Canberra ACT 2608, Australia (Floor G – Canberra Centre)
  • Opening hours: Mon – Fri (11.30 am – 2.30 pm / 5 – 9 pm); Sat – Sun (11.30 am – 9 pm)
  • Recommended menu: Korean Fried Chicken, Chicken Corndue
  • Website: https://www.gamichicken.com.au/restaurant/canberra/

Google Reviews:

“The restaurant has been updated the menu (extra bonus is free meal for kids). The boneless chicken was delicious with beer. Friendly service and very quick. It was super busy when we left so be prepared to wait if you don’t have a booking.” (Tuyet P)

“The place has a cool design. Great for a casual eat out. It has fun share plates, great chicken. Decent variety. I would probably go again if feeling like Korean chicken. Burger was good too, it has nice crispy chips. “(Jason Nguyen)

Halal Chinese Cuisine Tulufan

8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra
Lamb Skewer, Chinese Ughyr Style. Credit: canva

This restaurant is a halal Muslim Uyghur-style Chinese restaurant. The food is a bit spicy, unlike the usual Chinese food. The place is located near the water of Lake Ginninderra.

  • Address: 114 Emu Bank, Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia
  • Opening hours: Sat – Thur (11 am – 9.30 pm); Fri (4 – 9.30 pm) 
  • Recommended menu: Lamb Skewers, Fried Dumplings

Google Reviews:

Beef and lamb skewers, chicken wing skewers, Sweet and sour fish, wanton soup and fried dumplings. Awesome halal food on a cold evening.” (Edwin Chong)

“The best Chinese food I have ever had in Canberra. Love it😍🤩” (Riham E)


8 Best Halal Restaurants in Canberra
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This place is basically a fried chicken restaurant that is located near Braddon Rugby League Park. They offer a variety of fried chicken and chicken sliders.

  • Address: 58/10 Lonsdale St, Braddon ACT 2612, Australia
  • Opening hours: Mon – Fri (11.30 am – 2.30 pm / 5 – 9 pm); Sat – Sun (11.30 am – 9 pm)
  • Recommended menu: Fried Chicken
  • Website: http://fricken.au/

Google Reviews:

“Excellent value with a taste of difference. Honey chicken and buffalo wings were nice but not the taste I was expecting, We also had coeliac Gluten Free chicken and chips which I was told wasn’t bad. My crispy chicken burger was nice also.” (Steven Borg)

Belco Halal Kebabs & Pizzeria

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Belco is a kebab shop that specializes in kebabs and pizza. However, they have more variety than that; they have from kebab rolls, kebab combo, snack packs, gozleme, pizza, pides, and burgers. The place is located inside Westfield shopping complex so it is easy to find.

  • Address: Lathlain Street Shop 328A, Westfield, Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia (Floor 3 – Westfielf Belconnen)
  • Opening hours: 10.30 am – 8.30 pm
  • Recommended menu: Kebab Rolls, HSP, Falafel
  • Website: https://kebabsinbelco.com.au/

Google Reviews:

“They have the best kebabs in Belco! The hummus is amazing and made by the beautiful old mother of the owner which tastes so authentic. Always love going there for a kebab or falafel plate.” (Ankur Passi)

“Great food with great value. Casual dine in with quick service. Halal food with vegetarian options.” (Jerry R)

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