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88mph

8-10 Hobart Pl, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Great concept. But fails to deliver

Was really looking forward to reliving my misspent youth.... could have worked except for some... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel C
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Nice find!

I’m from Sunshine Coast Qld but my friend lives in Canberra. She and her sister took me to 88 on... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Lauren B
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29 Dec 2017
“A decent bit of nostalgia for those generation X who still like to party”
4 weeks ago
“Great concept. But fails to deliver”
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8-10 Hobart Pl, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was really looking forward to reliving my misspent youth.... could have worked except for some massive failings... They water down their drinks - only order bottled beverages if you want to avoid. They will deny this but i can assure you i can tell the...More

Thank Rachel C
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

I’m from Sunshine Coast Qld but my friend lives in Canberra. She and her sister took me to 88 on the spur of the moment and we had an absolute blast. I grew up in the 80s and the music, atmosphere, decor and staff were...More

Thank Lauren B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Turn the music down, it is way too loud! Absolutely ridiculous levels of noise. Thematically it could be the best bar in canberra but instead I'll never come back.

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I've been here a few times, and have only just worked out that 88mph is a 'Back to the Future' reference, which makes a lot of sense, and adds to the fun. If you danced in the 80s, you'll probably love this place. Oddly enough,...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I was in my late teens in the 80s so I loved it! The staff with one exception are outstanding. As the night grew on the place had a really great crowd. I will be back .... with friends

Thank John C
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

I was 10 in 1980 so the 80's were my decade of growing up and the 80s arguably gave us the best decade of music. So, when I heard of this 88mph bar opening, I thought I'd take a look. First impressions are that it's...More

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