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 96 REVIEWS

Ranked #476 of 1,507 Places to Eat in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Rubber Waygu”

Reviewed on 16/02/2021

Decided to have the Waygu burger - felt like some red meat and really like Waygu. However while the burger presented well the actual beef patty was rubbery and just horrible- tough tasteless and very...

Review by

LizzyB053

“Lovely ambience, pity about the food.”

Reviewed on 08/02/2021

This is a lovely venue, surrounded with restful greenery, birdds and water dragons.. The menu is limited but adequate. I enjoyed a crunchy and refreshing apple and fennel slaw with my chicken...

Review by

LynnCanberra

“A mixed review”

Reviewed on 21/01/2021

We booked as a group for brunch inside the cafe. The cafe is a pretty place and meals were (mostly) good. I found the eggs (pre-cooked perhaps?) were rubbery and not at all enjoyable to eat, but the...

Review by

101pacinofan

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