Bookplate: At the National Library
Bookplate: At the National Library is a cafe that believes in the simple and healthy things, done well. This applies to all aspects of their extensive food and drink offerings. Bookplate celebrates food and makes what they can by hand.
From the bar they offer fresh pressed juices, fruit smoothies, classic and craft beers and local wines. Stop by and have a chat with their highly skilled baristas who can create outstanding quality coffee and tea.
Located within the National Library of Australia, Bookplate has a warm and inviting indoor dining space as well as an outdoor terrace with magnificent panoramic views of Lake Burley Griffin.
Bookplate won the 2015 Savour ACT Restaurant and Catering Awards of Best Tourist Restaurant.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING
Ranked #125 of 1,264 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS
Reviewed on 25 Aug 2016
Had a lovely lunch here with family recently. The menu has recently been changed and there appears to be something for all dietary requirements. The pumpkin salad was delicious. Servings are of good...
Reviewed on 22 Aug 2016
Refurbished in recent years with great indoor and also lake facing outdoor seating the Bookplate is almost a Canberra institution for those who use or visit the National Library. There are always...
Reviewed on 21 Aug 2016
I had breakfast here to avoid the overpriced stuff they serve up in the hotel I was staying at. Had some poached eggs and a couple of coffees. The cafe has delightful surroundings, with the lovely...
- Modern Australian
- Wine Bar
- Alfresco/Outdoor Dining
- Coach Parking
- Suitable for Functions
- Waterside Dining