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Cup of coffee
People with coffee
Big coffee cup and small coffee cup
Cup of coffee
People with coffee
Big coffee cup and small coffee cup


Waterfront views, great coffee and delicious eats are on the menu at 38 Espresso, a character-filled cafe perfectly located along Canberra’s Kingston Foreshore.

This charming coffee bar is the perfect spot to start (or make) your day. Catch up with friends, enjoy a pastry or two, or simply indulge in some people-watching as they wander the picturesque foreshore.

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2 Trevillian Quay, Kingston, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 67 reviews

“Not worth it, im sure there is better cafes around”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 6mos ago by JamesG6269

When we were seated waitress cleared half the dirty dishes fron the table but didn't take away cups or wipe the table which is weird in covid times. Coffee was just awful truly sorry but it was. We...

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“Burnt bread ,wilted rocket and cardboard poached egg ”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 1yr ago by elenasK7857DW

The breakfast(avo toast)was made from cheap ingredients that were not fresh enough(yellow wilted rocket in salad),tasteless egg.They don’t really care about the quality of their ingredients.My hubby...

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“Best Coffee on the Foreshore”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 2yrs ago by H8865JAdonalds

We use this as our daily stop on a ride round the lake. The coffee is awesome and Ryan has stayed open during the C19 episode which helps us all stay sane. Great stuff.

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  • Bistro/Cafe/Deli
  • Brunch
  • Light Meals
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Not licensed
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Under $20