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Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6257 5966
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“pies” (47 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (22 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 5:30 PMAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Dobinsons is the Canberra CBD's go- to place for impressive celebration cakes; a great brunch destination with indulgent quiches and sausage rolls

Thank pennysugna
Reviewed 1 week ago

As visitors to Canberra we stopped in for a quick lunch and had a sausage roll and a bacon n egg roll plus iced coffee. Food was above cafe average and the sausage roll was the biggest we have seen; almost a meatloaf in pastry....More

Thank wilkowerro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The table was sticky, the chairs were broken and there were pigeons flying everywhere and eating food from plates ect. Food was okay as we only got a cake and two cold drinks but was a very unpleasant environment. Used to love his place so...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went out with my mum and 2 kids to Dobinsons, I have always thought this eatery has a good atmosphere whether you are sitting inside or out. my kids had the quiche a sausage roll and a bowl of chips which they quite happily...More

Thank jadrienne
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love their assortment of pastries. My favourite four are the banoffe tart, lime tart, lamingtons (both plain and black Forrest) and Vanilla slice. Regardless any pastry you select, you won't be disappointed. Coffee is a hit and miss, some of the barista's make a...More

Thank AnnaB1910
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I was taken here by a colleague and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The Sausage Roll was delightful the pastry perfectly cooked and the seasoning just right. We tried a selection of pastries, Black Forest Cake, Eclair and Peanut Slice were all beautifully prepared, not too...More

Thank chriscallaghan62
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Average food and average service but very convenient. Can get busy so expect a wait for food and drinks

Thank kyungj2017
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Good spot for coffee and pastries. Friendly staff and nice location. Make great home made pies with lots of varieties.

Thank Granules2013
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We stopped at this wonderful bakery cafe for lunch and we were so impressed with the quality and variety of the food. Our quiches and salads were delicious and the chocolate on chocolate slice that we shared for dessert was scrumptious. The portions sizes were...More

Thank SuzieLee71
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is an outstanding Bakery that has something for everyone! Don't expect to walk in at 12:29pm and get served in seconds, this is NOT because the staff and management are not trying very hard to keep everyone satisfied. It IS because there is a...More

Thank GrimRaider
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 5:30 PM
6:30 AM - 6:30 PM
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6257 5966
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