Canberra’s speakeasy bar scene

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Sometimes the best things are hard to find. Canberra has some seriously cool bars in the City, and we’d hate for you to miss out on the fun.

That’s why we’ve put together a selection of our favourite places for a relaxed drink. Whether a top notch selection of rum is your thing, or a classic cocktail is more to your taste, Canberra has the answer.

Next time you’re after a drink in the city, try out one of these speakeasy bars:

4pm-2am Mon-Sat

The Highball Express
2pm-Late Tues & Wed
4pm-3am Thurs – Sat
1pm – Late Sun

5pm-Late Wed – Sat

A Baker
5pm-10pm Mon-Thurs
5-12 Fri & Sat

Images courtesy of Molly, The Highball Express, Lucky’s & A Baker