Outside dining at Bookplate

Bookplate: At the National Library

Situated in the National Library of Australia, with views of the Lake Burley Griffin shore, Bookplate offers a truly unique Canberran dining experience.

Bookplate and outdoor dining area, ex libris offer an exciting array of tempting foods to please all tastes from snack foods to light lunches, affordable specials, delicious cakes, pastries and quality coffee.

Bookplate is the ideal place to have your wedding, corporate function, convention or just come and relax over cake and coffee with friends. Their café is situated in the Library's marble foyer, surrounded by the famous Leonard French stained glass windows.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Monday-Thursday: 8.30am-6pm, Friday: 8.30am-4pm, Saturday-Sunday: 10am-3pm

PRICE RANGE

Mains $20 - $30

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #207 of 653 restaurants in Canberra on TripAdvisor

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

Competitive tendering bad for Bookplate

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Why have Competitive tendering for a perfectly functional well patronised existing cafe that had many regulars, a great menu, excellent coffee and service that was perfectly suited to the venue and...

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Change of management?

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Have been here many times but looks like new management and has a new approach. Seems to be missing the mark with the clientele though who are mostly poor students or tight fisted oldies. Prices are...

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A perfect brunch venue

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This is one of Canberra's best spots for Sunday brunch. Usually crowded but the food is good, the venue is excellent, the view is superb. Brilliant for a sunny Sunday late morning/lunch with a bottle...

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

Parkes Place, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600

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EMAIL

bookplate@nla.gov.au

WEB

bookplate.com.au/...

PHONE NUMBER

02 6262 1154

FAX NUMBER

02 6237 0375

FEATURES

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