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Urban Pantry

5 Bougainville St, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6162 3556
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“french toast” (8 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 am - 5:30 pm Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Bougainville St, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I used to love coming here on trips to Canberra, however now I avoid it because of the poor customer service of late. Urban Pantry is in a great location, and has a great selection of food, but the staff seem really inexperienced, and spend...More

Thank worldlydelights
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I come here pretty well every morning. Lately I've been getting charged a range of different prices for my small takeaway coffee. $3.50/$3.80/$4.80/5.50 ?? It dosent make sense guys, you make good coffee but the large difference in prices everyday is a joke

Thank Elise D
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We came here with family at their recommendation as it is easy to get gluten-free and dairy-free meals. So glad we were introduced to this wonderful and popular cafe restaurant. The food was presented beautifully, was delicious and service was also excellent. Book ahead as...More

Thank Jean762014
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Wife and I went for breakfast on our wedding anniversary, while my breakfast was ok my wifes breakfast was very disappointing. I dont know how they managed it but the bacon egg and cheese was on big mass. This is why we dont go out...More

Thank Mark Y
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

A casual indoor/outdoor cafe which tends to be open and serving great food and drinks for must of the day. A welcome from the barista and prompt seating and service. Order quickly taken for that initial coffee. Food always good including getting my temperamental preferences...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Good location but one of the bar tender was a little brushed. The rest of the staff seemed. Little inexperience. Despite these minor drawbacks, it is a good breakfast place!

1  Thank FranckJa
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My wife and I had breakfast here this morning, and it was absolutely superb. We had Eggs Benedict, one of the best we've had, and were very generous with the smoked salmon. The coffee was excellent and the service extremely attentive without being intrusive. The...More

Thank Foodcriticmark
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Take your credit card, we were charged a Fee for Sunday? bit old fashioned we think, We had a fabulous breakfast and coffee, many young and exciting staff, dressed well and vibrant, Pricey but Posh. We loved it and will go back for sure

Thank leroypurple
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I drop in here for coffee and a bite to eat when down from Sydney 3-4 times a year. Today the blonde / fair haired (American / Canadian) waitress decided to continue chatting to her colleague while taking my order, just like I was invisible....More

2  Thank 14pmcd
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

A little disappointing. Food was Ok. Took an hour for coffee. Ordered two an hour later we got one. Yes they were busy that's there business they should be used to busy. Shouldn't take an hour for a skinny flat white. Bad service

Thank Aunt J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Bougainville St, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6162 3556
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