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Muse - Food, Wine & Books

Books and bottles of alcohol
Lady reading books with a pot of tea
Waiter holding a pot of tea
Muse Wedding
Lady sitting in front of a large bookshelf
Muse Bookshop Cafe
Muse Restaurant
Books and bottles of alcohol
Lady reading books with a pot of tea
Waiter holding a pot of tea
Muse Wedding


Good food, great wine and the magic of the written word come together at Muse, an exciting venture in Canberra's hospitality and cultural scene. Nestled between Kingston and Manuka in East Hotel, Muse is open for breakfast seven days a week, and for lunch Wednesday - Saturday.

Browse their small but carefully curated selection of new and second hand books, savour a glass of something sensational from the award-winning all-Australian wine list, and settle in for a relaxed yet sophisticated meal.

With a busy calendar of events featuring some of Australia's top writers, thinkers, journalists, politicians and creatives, Muse is an inspired venue for conversation, ideas and indulgence.

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69 Canberra Avenue, Ground Floor, East hotel, Griffith, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 273 reviews

“Very good brunch. 👍”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2w ago by PinotandCider

We had a great brunch. Very fast service, excellent coffee, and not overpriced for the quality of food and ambiance. Worth booking ahead. We’d go back for sure.

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“Lovely breakfast”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3mos ago by Bad_Seed4

We were staying at the hotel and were planning to go out for breakfast but after checking out the menu decided to eat in. We were really surprised at how busy the place was as we felt we were...

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“Excellent breakfast. Best coffee in Canberra”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 5mos ago by ausloz

Great breakfast. Lovely staff. Quiet setting. Very relaxed. Also do lunch. Enjoyed having breakfast here each day. Did not bother to go elsewhere. It was included in my rate but still preferred...

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
  • Coffee
  • Dessert
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Modern Australian
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Wine
  • Between $0 and $20
  • Between $20 and $30
  • Carpark
  • Entertainment
  • Suitable for Functions
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Shop / Gift Shop
  • Takeaway Available
  • Fully licensed