Quality Inn Country Plaza Queanbeyan
147 Uriarra Road
Queanbeyan, NS 2620
Phone: (61) 2 62971211
Fax: (61) 2 62973083
Centrally located, with a large menu, several banquet options and reasonable prices, New Cathay is a pleasure to visit. Simple yet elegant decor in pastel colors, combines with artworks and ornaments to create an authentic Asian atmosphere. A mix of Chinese and Malaysian cuisine is on offer, including meat, seafood, curry, chow mein, and vegetarian dishes. The real value lies in the family packs that offer special three-in-one dishes that generally combine rice, spring rolls and your choice of main meal.
Scheherazade Lebanese Cuisine has already made its mark as one of Queanbeyan's trendier cafes. The setting is cozy, with groovy tables and chairs and your choice of indoor or alfresco seating. The quick and easy rolls that Lebanese food is famous for come with a variety of fillings, including meats or vegetarian ingredients. Their short but tempting main course menu consists of flavorsome kebabs and grills at a very reasonable price. Top it all off with a rich, authentic Lebanese dessert.
Long known for its traditional Italian cuisine, La Roma offers even the most discerning diner a true taste of Italy. Understated, yet tasteful furnishings provide a relaxed atmosphere, whilst the soft lighting creates an intimate feel. In addition to pasta dishes, traditional Italian fare, including veal and stuffed-mushrooms, stand out on the menu. Prawns are a specialty and all meals have authentic Italian flavors. There are homemade desserts and an impressive wine list compliments the large menu.
Providing Chinese favorites in a relaxed atmosphere, Jack's is also easy on the budget. Well-spaced tables and soft music give a feeling of intimacy. The neutral decor highlights the traditional Chinese art hanging from the walls. Jack's huge menu lists all the Chinese specialties such as sweet and sour, chow mein and soups, and some duck and lobster dishes. A huge selection is available for vegetarians.
Whether you wish to dine in or take away, Canton offers a wide selection of authentic Asian cuisine at irresistible prices. Set in an intimate space off the main road in Queanbeyan, soft colors and lighting create an atmosphere of peace and quiet. Walls are decorated with Chinese art, providing an authentic feel. With a menu as long as your arm, you can sample chow mein, meat, noodle and omelet dishes, as well as curries and a wide vegetarian selection. Chef's favorites include more innovative dishes, such as Chicken with Peanut Dust and Rock Salt Chilli Squid.
An innovative Italian restaurant, La Cena Restaurant provides delicious cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Dine indoors in the neutral, yet tasteful decor, or outside in the courtyard in front of a slow-combustion fireplace. The menu consists of traditional Italian dishes such as Caesar Salad and Lasagne, with some unusual treats like octopus. Meat dishes are all given an Italian taste with fresh herbs and rich sauces. The blackboard special menu changes frequently.
Built in the 1920s, the Royal Hotel is something of a centerpiece to Queanbeyan. The Royal Steak House inside the hotel is a bistro of the most Australian proportions! Whether as a couple or in a large group, you will find comfortable bistro seating in the most "Aussie" of pub settings! Simple yet hearty food fills the menu. Meal sizes are generous, and just about everything is served up with chips and salad. Try a monster size burger, huge cut of steak or a well-prepared schnitzel.
The Central Cafe has long been regarded as a great place to stop for coffee or meals at an affordable price. Recently refurbished with an understated bistro feel, there are well-spaced tables seating two or a whole family. Famous for their large meals at low prices, you can find dishes such as mixed grills, t-bone steaks and whole flounder. Pastas, salads, sandwiches and open grilled sandwiches.
Country Fare Cafe is a great place to stop and relax during a shopping spree or for a lunch time rendezvous. The decor is simple and spacious in neutral colors. Diners have the option of eating indoors or alfresco on the sidewalk. Gourmet sandwiches dominate the menu. Choose from one of the house creations or specify your own combination. Cakes are also a specialty, with a huge variety from simple to decadent. Main meals include quiche and a range of burgers.
This is the home of the Queanbeyan United Football Club and it is one of the best known clubs in the region. Try your luck on the poker machines or you may be luckier with roulette or black jack. The Blue q cafe is within Queanbeyan Leagues Club, which has 54 teletex machines with the latest odds from the cities around Australia. Sky channel television will allow you to follow your bets in comfort. There is a bistro with a large selection of food, which is ideal for a family meal or if in a hurry. There is also a coffee shop and two bars.
Hidden away in Karabar Mall, this Chinese eatery is a great find for those who want a vast selection of dishes at a reasonable price. Understated and simple, yet with a definite Oriental feel, Queanbeyan Diamond Chinese Restaurant offers a relaxed dining experience. The menu is endless! Choose from chicken, pork, beef, seafood and duck, in cooking styles such as sweet and sour or chow mein and soups. A large vegetarian selection is also available.
Garden cafe, located inside a nursery, is a delightful place to have morning or afternoon tea. Sit back, relax and enjoy Balinese Chicken with sweet chili which is aptly-named Garden Salad. Soup and focaccia with different toppings are some more treats. For something sweet, the walnut and prune cake makes a tasty afternoon tea snack.