107 Verified Diner Reviews

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Total Score

8.6
107 reviews
Recommended
(8.8)
Food
(8.6)
Service
(8.5)
Value for money
(8.0)
Atmosphere
(8.6)

dined on Wed, 27 Mar 2019

(10)
The menu is innovative and delicious. I like the fact that the chef tries to source the ingredients locally. The wine selection is also good.

dined on Sat, 18 May 2019

(9)
It's hard to fault Boffins. The food was just great, as was the service - including delivering the bill at just the right moment.

dined on Fri, 17 May 2019

(10)
A charming and comfortable restaurant with noise levels that allowed for easy conversation. A waiter who was charming and knowledge about the food and a sommelier who was helpful and generous with tastings. The food was imaginative, well presented and very tasty. A great occasion soon to be repeated.

dined on Thu, 16 May 2019

(10)
Excellent overall dining experience. They are also wheelchair accessible.

dined on Tue, 14 May 2019

(9)
See above comments which encapsulate the reaction. Don't know why I should be required to fill in this section. The form is annoying but you asked for it.

dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(8)
Fresh food different take on dishes we wouldn't normally try
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dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(9)
Great view and great place. The food was great 👍

dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(10)
We come here and spoil our daughter who is studying at ANU. Fantastic atmosphere, great setting and an intimate and stylish restaurant. I love Boffins.

dined on Fri, 10 May 2019

(10)
The restaurant was full, so all staff were very busy. However, they were knowledgeable, helpful and very pleasant at all times. The food was delicious and perfect for a luncheon menu.
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About Boffins

Boffins was extensively renovated in 2018 to provide a modern contemporary dining experience. Boffins at University House is the flagship restaurant with a focus on paddock to plate dining and serving the best of Canberra Region and Australian wines whilst showcasing artwork and sculpture from across the University. The bar also stocks a wide range of artisan spirits and local craft beers providing diners with a unique selection. Our chefs are in regular contact with our local farmers and suppliers and source food directly from farm gates where possible. Menus can change daily, based on supply and are ever evolving as our dedicated kitchen team works to display the produce on offer. Diners may select a la carte or try a 'feed me' menu and let the kitchen take them on a food journey.

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