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Cafe D'lish

) #315 of 1,084 Restaurants in Canberra $ Cafe, , Fast food
Shop #3 Deakin Shops | Hopetoun Circuit, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6281 3533
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“vanilla slice” (13 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
Shop #3 Deakin Shops | Hopetoun Circuit, Canberra 2600, Australia
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Reviews (24)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Discovered this little cafe in Deakin Shops following an invite from a friend. On a sunny early winter day we just walked in and had a most enjoyable lunch on one to the outside seats. The place was busy, and going aside to order I...More

Thank 65Graham65
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

And at this time if year you can't go past their fruit mince tarts! Consistently great cake selection, best sandwiches in town . Delicious sausage rolls... pies....quiches...pretzels. all made on the premises. Coffee fabulous. Great freshly made juices to order. Oh....and did I mention the...More

Thank TrishFD
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Lots of sandwich options but still the best steak sandwich in town. They also do amazing vanilla slices (and you can oder a huge vanilla slice cake if you so choose... which is great for an office party or other big gathering)

Thank TristanEF
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Love this place - food is all freshly baked and prepared on the premises. Really, really good! Cakes and pastries well worth the calories. Staff lovely.

Thank QKathleen
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent cafe.. extremely popular with locals. Limited seating so get there early for lunch. Fantastic variety of foods.

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We purchased a tray of sandwiches for a lunch meeting, each sandwich had a different, interesting and delicious filling, the bread was so fresh it seemed almost fresh out of the oven. They were so good we picked up another tray last week for a...More

Thank greider
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Don't be put off by the apparent size of the cafe...it's small. But the service is wonderful whether you are having an in-cafe serve or takeaway. Amazing how fast the service! The food is so fresh...while the sandwiches, salads and cakes and pies are to...More

Thank mathieurel
Reviewed 16 March 2016

I always pop in for a visit when I am in town. Great variety of menu items so there is something to suit everyone. The vanilla slice is AMAZING and I nearly always take some away for my family. Nice quiet place to read a...More

Thank tabbielou
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This little café is really good. Food is great. Take out or eat in, they also have tables set outside.

Thank slwityk
Reviewed 13 November 2015

small no frills café in Deakin shops they do great fresh sandwiches, terrific pies and quiches and the best vanilla slice in the ACT. Coffee is really good and the staff friendly and helpful. A wide range of sandwiches plus create your own . I...More

Thank austraveller969
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 4 - USD 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop #3 Deakin Shops | Hopetoun Circuit, Canberra 2600, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6281 3533
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