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Canberra's guide to weekly cheap eats, meals deals and food specials

Jil Hogan

Published: May 17 2016 - 5:27PM

Budgeting has never tasted so good. We've rounded up some of the best meal deals around town. 

All week

A. BAKER Two course lunch plus a house wine, beer, soft drink or coffee for $24. Monday to Friday

A. BAKER Two course dinner plus a house wine, beer, soft drink or coffee for $49. From 5.30-7pm. Monday to Thursday.

BEACH BURRITO COMPANY $10 burritos until 3pm Monday to Friday.

​BETTI BRAVO'S Three course banquet for two or more people, $49 per person. Lunch or dinner, seven days. 

DURHAM $10 burgers, $10 schnitzels, $14.50 parmigianas and $15 T-bone steaks 12-3pm, Monday to Sunday.

THE DUXTON $10 lunch specials from 12-3pm, Monday to Thursday 

ELK AND PEA $20 lunch special for a burger or salad plus a house beer or wine. Monday to Friday.

HOPSCOTCH Schnitzel with chips, salad and sauce plus a drink for $15. Monday to Wednesday, all day.

​JAMIE'S ITALIAN Two courses for $25 or 3 courses for $30. 12-5pm Monday to Friday.

MARBLE AND GRAIN $15 lunch specials, 12-2pm seven days a week.

SIREN BAR $10 lunch specials, Monday to Thursday.

TRANSIT BAR Pizza and soft drink for $10 from midday-2pm, Monday to Saturday.

​TREEHOUSE $9 lunches Monday to Friday from 12pm. Plus $3 glasses of house wine, beer or soft drink.

THE LOFT Three course dinner for $49, Wednesday to Saturday night.


DEBACLE Two-for-one pizzas for lunch and dinner. 

​EDGAR'S $15 chicken, beef or vege burger and chips or salad (or both for $1.50 extra) with beer, wine soft drink. From 5.30pm

​GRYPHONS Special Mexican menu with meals ranging from $13-$15 for dinner.

THE DOCK Two-for-one pizzas all day.

THE DURHAM Two-for-one steaks, schnitzels and fish and chips for dinner.

​THE DUXTON $10 schnitzel with chips, slaw and sauce. From 5pm. 

LITTLE BROOKLYN $15 burger and Boags beer, house wine or soft drink All day.

​MOOSEHEADS Steak or burger with house beer, wine or spirit for $15. All day.

​OLIMS BAR $15 nachos for dinner.

PUBLIC Two-for-one pizzas, lunch and dinner.

​SHORTY'S Burger with chips plus house beer, wine or soft drink for $15. All day

SIREN BAR Pizza with a pint of tap beer or glass of wine for $15. Dinner only.

​SMOQUE Chicken wings only 50c each. Lunch or dinner, eat in or takeaway.

SUB-URBAN 200g rump with chips and salad with a beer, wine or soft drink for $15. All day.


BEACH BURRITO COMPANY All tacos $3 each. All day.

DEBACLE Two-for-one pizzas for lunch and dinner. 

THE DOCK southern fried chicken or beef burger 2-4-1 lunch and dinner. 

THE DUXTON Two-for-one pizzas all day.

​EDGAR'S INN $15 rump steak with sauce, and chips or salad (or both for $1.50 extra), plus beer, wine or soft drink. From 5.30pm.

​GRYPHONS 200g steak with chips and salad and a schooner James Squire or house wine or soft drink for $10.

GREASE MONKEY Buy your burger and get a drink for free. All day.

​HONKYTONKS Two tacos and a beer for $10. All day.

LITTLE BROOKLYN Schnitzel with chips and salad plus a Boags beer, house wine or soft drink for $15. All day.

​MOOSEHEADS Pizza and house beer, wine or spirit for $12. All day.

​OLIMS Schnitzel and parmigiana for $15. Dinner only.

​SHORTY'S $15 schnitzel with chips and salad, or parmigiana with chips plus house beer, wine or soft drink. All day.

SIREN BAR 250g scotch fillet with chips and salad plus a beer or wine for $20. Dinner only.

SUB-URBAN Any pizza with a beer, wine or soft drink for $15. All day.


THE DOCK Two-for-one fried chicken. All day.

THE DURHAM $10 burgers for lunch and dinner.

​EDGARS INN $15 schnitzel with sauce, and chips or salad (or both for $1.50 extra) plus a beer, wine or soft drink. From 5.30pm.

​GRYPHONS $20 pizza and pint. Lunch and dinner

LITTLE BROOKLYN 1kg of wings plus Boags beer, house wine or soft drink for $15. All day.

MOOSEHEADS Steak with chips, salad and gravy plus a house beer, wine or spirit for $18-$25. All day.

​OLIMS BAR AND BISTRO $15 steak with chips and salad. Dinner only.

​SHORTY'S Steak with chips, salad and sauce plus house beer, wine or soft drink for $15. All day.

SIREN BAR Pie or pasta with a beer, wine or soft drink for $20. Dinner only.

SUB-URBAN Any burger with a beer, wine or soft drink for $15. All day.


THE DUXTON Burger and beer for $15. All day.

THE DURHAM $10 schnitzels, $14.50 parmigiana or $15 sirloin steak. Dinner only.

LITTLE BROOKLYN $15 steak night with chips and salad plus Boags beer, house wine or soft drink. All day.

​MOOSEHEADS Schnitzel, chips and salad plus a house beer, wine or spirit for $12-$14. All day.

​OLIMS $15 fried chicken. Dinner only.

SIREN BAR $10 chicken or bean nachos and $10 margaritas. All day.

SUB-URBAN Chicken schnitzel with chips, salad and gravy with a beer, wine or soft drink for $15 all day.


MOOSEHEADS $12-$15 menu including steak, schnitzel, fish and chips and burgers with a house beer,  wine or spirit. All day.


​THE DUXTON $20 roast all day

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