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Early Doors Cafe

Cafe, Australian
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106 Gungahlin Square | Gungahlin Place, Canberra, Australia
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Reviewed 2 February 2017

Since new chef was arrived, they use fresh ingredient and they have best hamburgers in Canberra. Also look out for lunch specials on the board!

Thank John C
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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Good Food &Coffee& fresh Juice..Now Early doors cafe's Owner Chef worked for a long time 5star hotel resturant and banquet .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Canberra, Australia
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Not many good place around the G for Brekky but this place never disappoints, my breakfast today was so yummy. Poached eggs, bacon, hash brown, wilted spinach and mushrooms with capsicum relish on yummy toast. The coffee and juice was lovely as well. Well done Early Doors keep up the good work. The staff are very friendly as well.

Thank MrsFussy1962
Newcastle, Australia
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

early morning brekky on boxing day , i had french toast and it was very good ,my friends were all happy with their breakfast especially the omelette it was huge . the coffee was great no hesitation in going again. its run by asians and were very polite and the service very good

Thank carribean59
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

So yesterday the Blats are so good I came back for another one. Was reverted back to childhood when I had a strawberry milkshake. So nice. Great atmosphere.

Thank Megan L
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

What a surprise! Open nice and early at 6:30am. Breakfast was very good and they know how to poach eggs!! Service was friendly and prompt but best of all the coffee was great. I will be coming here again!!

Thank Douglas E
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Early Doors is small quiet cafe, the one where you could sneak down there for a couple of hours and knock out some work on your notebook. I've caught up with many people there for an informal chat. Look, we go there regularly and the food is always cooked well and its nice. The prices are reasonable as well. You... More 

Thank Chris_Mundy
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is our second time back here and we completely forgot how beautiful the food is. Just had the chef special "French Burger" and the taste was nice, clean and simple. Nothing overdone and the meat patty was one of the best I have tasted. Also tried my first "ice long black" and completely hooked now. Give the place a... More 

Thank Simon M
Cairns, Australia
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94 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2013

This is such a cute, roomy, relaxed, café......I just loved it. Indoors and outdoor seating. The lunch was, a toasted turkey, brie, and cranberry sandwich: but it was the best. Just the right size. Coffee was great as well. I loved it there so much I went back later in the day. Well Done, to everyone at Early Doors. They... More 

Thank angsana10
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32 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 July 2013 via mobile

Food is simple and fresh. The owners could do so much more with the decor, as it seems bare, which doesn't create much of an atmosphere. Great coffee! Everytime I've been its always quiet. Very quiet!

Thank Cath O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Gungahlin Square | Gungahlin Place, Canberra, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
fairly recently opened in a new suburban centre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?