Pollen

Pollen

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Savour a dining experience in the beautiful surrounds of the Australian National Botanic Gardens at Pollen.

Pollen features modern, delicious, healthy food in an atmosphere of relaxed elegance, surrounded by the beauty of the world’s most diverse collection of Australian plants.

Options include an all day breakfast menu, fresh juices, healthy smoothies, a range of lunch options along with beer, cider and local wines.

  • Plate of fresh food with a Pollen napkin
    For the joy of eating
  • Light, airy decor with flowers of flowers
    Choose simple and healthy
  • Fresh blue and white furniture by a window overlooking the rainforest garden
    The Rainforest Lounge
  • Light airy decor
    Reserve a table now!
  • Beautiful white jug filled with fresh flowers on a wooden table
    Pollen is the perfect location for your Breakfast and Lunch

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daily: 9 am to 3 pm. Closed Christmas Day

TYPE OF SERVICE

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

LIQUOR LICENSING

Fully licensed

ACCESSIBILITY

Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.

Location

Pollen

Australian National Botanic Gardens, Clunies Ross Street, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Carpark

Outdoor Dining Area

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 86 REVIEWS

Ranked #401 of 1,477 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Coffee”

Reviewed on 24/02/2020

The coffee was alright
Staff very friendly
The cafe itself was poorly designed.
Counter area very small
Seating area was great

Review by

cyclingbaker

“Nice breakfast”

Reviewed on 15/02/2020

I popped in for a late breakfast of scrambled eggs, spinach and sourdough toast, with coffee. All delicious. Sat outside under the cover. While it's changed a lot over the years, it was comfortable...

Review by

Madshus

“Appalling service”

Reviewed on 14/02/2020

Arrived at the cafe with my two babies, 1 & 2 year olds, drenched, as we were caught in a downpour. At 4.01pm after waiting for a few minutes for someone to come to the counter, a manager told us the...

Review by

mehridoyle

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