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) #1 of 14 Bakeries in Canberra #94 of 1,149 Places to Eat in Canberra $, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
+61 2 6257 5966
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“pies” (45 reviews)
“sausage rolls” (21 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a popular bakery with a mouth-watering range of sweet treats and savoury pies & quiches. Their lunch menu looks great too but so far we've only come for afternoon tea. Because they bake everything on site, it's excellent value and amazing quality. They...More

Thank timandsaraheat
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A chilly Canberra morning saw us nip in here for breakfast before hitting the shops! Busy, friendly and great food! The deluxe eggs and bacon roll was great, and coffee to match! The salmon and leek quiche will see me through the arduous hours of...More

Thank Toni G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wandered out of our hotel (Crowne Plaza) looking for a place for breakfast and stumbled upon Dobinsons. What a find! Great food, good service. Couldn't fault it. Obviously it's popular which says a lot. People were constantly coming and going. It was too cold...More

Thank DarrylG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite a popular place for takeaway coffee. The service was prompt with our coffee delivered quickly. Our selections for breakfast were satisfying and well presented.

Thank Olya W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dropped in for breakfast while on a business trip. They have great coffee, and fantastic cakes but the cooked breakfast was less than inspiring. At the price they charged I expected more. The bacon was overly salty and over cooked. The coffee saved the...More

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Highly recommend savoury or sweet eats. This is a hit with the locals for good reasons. Affordable eats for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Eat in or take away.

Thank Somone B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

So many delicious cakes, breads and so little time. However as it was breakfast for me, I chose to sit in the cafe side and just admire the beautiful array of cakes, pastries and breads that looked magnificent.The place bustles from very early, till shelves...More

Thank 150andrewc
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here a few times and it is always very busy with people queuing to order food. The pies and pastries are excellent but the pies could be served a lot hotter. The wait staff always seem stressed and overworked and the tables...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We went to Dobinson's Bakery for breakfast and it was AMAZING!! I had the Pulled Pork Eggs Benedict and my wife had the Corn Fritters. The Pulled Pork was to die for and the Corn Fritters were also fantastic. Dobinsons also has pies, sausage rolls,...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The sausage roll was an absolutely grease roll ! Such a shame as we visited there a few weeks ago and they were fine. So much grease that it was running out of the takeaway bag. #sausageroll

Thank egsCanberra
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 17:30
06:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bunda Street, Canberra 2601, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6257 5966
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