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Urban Pantry

5 Bougainville St, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6162 3556
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“french toast” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Bougainville St, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had lunch at the Urban Pantry in Manuka at the suggestion of the business acquaintance I was meeting, as it was his favorite neighbourhood hangout. He had a Caesar Salad (which looked delicious) and I had what turned out to be one of the...More

1  Thank Stan R
Reviewed 1 week ago

After waiting a very long time, finally we were served with an iced spiced chai and watermelon frappe. The drinks were 80% ice (the frappe was meant to be made with lime sorbet, but not a hint of lime to be seen) and cost $18.50...More

1  Thank Travel46329623556
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted lunch on a saturday in Canberra, so decided to head for a suburban centre. Set the car's navigation to Kingston, a random choice. Found a car park having driven past a couple of streets' worth of restaurants. One, Urban Pantry, was full. If...More

Thank redemigrant
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This place is really cute and has an outside and inside area. The food was delicious (smashed avocado) and my iced latte was perfect! It's all just a little bit fancy

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A jumpin place with 1. Attentive staff 2. Great food 3. Easy location We really enjoyed our experience and will be back next time we are in Canberra!

Thank Aloneranger
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I was recommended this cafe by an ex-local, and it certainly did not disappoint. Staff were friendly, it had a nice atmosphere and the food was delicious! I had the French toast and I do believe that it’s the best French toast I’ve ever eaten....More

Thank lauragray304
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Never have I seen such a breakfast menu. It was difficult to choose from such innovative, creative and delicious options. Took us ages to read and then to decide. Out table of 4 had the Avo on toast, the French toast and the Museli. Not...More

Thank LSouthgate
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We didn’t have a booking but they had a table. Our Salmon Nicoise was delicious though I would have been happy to pay extra for a larger piece of salmon. The orange almond tart & my opera cake were excellent.

Thank Gabriel F
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Had a family lunch with 11 people on a busy Sunday. Parking is often an issue here but if you are prepared to walk a block it’s fine. It is always busy and I would recommend you book. We had a booking for 12 and...More

Thank Ree_Views1
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We were recommended thus place and it didn't disappoint. My daugther had the french toast and omg it was like from a 5 star restaurant. Overall good food.

Thank melinda e
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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
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, 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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