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Meet the Chef

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Anand Ramakrishna

Anand Ramakrishna (AK) brings a unique perspective to Malay and South East Asian cuisine driven by a passion for method, process and provenance that is part of the DNA of XO. Opening XO in 2015, AK is passionate about exploring the potential of Canberra region produce, creating dishes with his now well-recognised XO signature.

1202 Verified Diner Reviews

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Total Score

9
1202 reviews
Recommended
(9.4)
Food
(8.9)
Service
(9.2)
Value for money
(8.2)
Atmosphere
(8.7)

dined on Thu, 18 Jul 2019

(9)
Delicious Asian food using quality ingredients. Innovative menu. Good selection of cocktails and other drinks. Highly recommended.

dined on Wed, 17 Jul 2019

(6)
It was okay, but not great
Kevin Sivieng

dined on Wed, 17 Jul 2019

(10)
Definitely a place to try out if you enjoy Asian fusion. The food was delicious.

dined on Tue, 9 Jul 2019

(8)
Lovely food especially the Sexy Squid and Asian Bolognaise

dined on Sat, 6 Jul 2019

(10)
The service is always amazing. Food is great and their cocktails match. We always have a dinner at XO when visiting from Melbourne. Special thanks to Georgia, who was our waitress last night.
Pixie Cohen

dined on Sat, 6 Jul 2019

(10)
Great fitout, atmosphere & most importantly delicious food!

dined on Thu, 4 Jul 2019

(10)
Great vegetarian/vegan options

dined on Sat, 29 Jun 2019

(10)
Beautiful atmosphere, food was a delightful experience, quite unique. Would definitely recommend.

dined on Sat, 29 Jun 2019

(10)
Love love loved !

dined on Sat, 29 Jun 2019

(8)
Excellent service and exquisite food!
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About XO

Love you like XO Quirky, modern and oh-so-cool, XO Restaurant is breathing new life into the sleepy suburb of Narrabundah. This cracking new eatery has been created by four Canberra boys with a passion for food and drink, and they have created something really special. The menu features upmarket Asian street food with a playful twist… start with some fresh and tangy cured kingfish, and follow this up with the Malaysian style Prawn Kapitan. And you can’t leave without trying their signature ‘Asian Bolognaise’ which features stir fried udon in XO chicken ragout with a 60/60 egg - it's super delicious! The decor is stunning and the food is beautifully presented - you’ll be gramming all night! Best dish: crispy lamb ribs

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