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, 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: 9am-3pm

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 99 REVIEWS

Ranked #491 of 1,512 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Fantastic food and extremely quick service!”

Reviewed on 13/06/2021

The cafe had super quick friendly staff and we were seated outside as we didnt have a reservation for lunch. The table was undercover and had a heater though, so it was absolutely fine. Although the...

Review by

megb2015

“Great cafe! Beautiful setting”

Reviewed on 25/04/2021

Great cafe! Beautiful setting inside the Botanical Garden (you will need to pay for parking). Our food and coffee was beautifully presented and was delicious as well. I would certainly recommend this...

Review by

rbtravel

“OK if you mind sitting out in the cold”

Reviewed on 06/04/2021

This cafe doesn't allow you to sit inside unless you are eating a meal and have already booked. So, if you are going to the Botanical Gardens to have a cafe style snack and coffee you have to sit...

Review by

PhilMalone

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