Food. Coffee. Friends.

Set in the heart of the Australian Botanic Gardens in Canberra, Pollen is a design-focussed space that feels extraordinarily like home.


We invite you into this gorgeous light-filled cafe, the perfect spot for coffee and cake, a beautiful brunch or your next stunning event.


A thriving hub for locals and a destination for out-of-towners, Pollen is a dedicated foodie’s dream come true.


Make Your Day Beautiful

Enjoy your breakfast among fresh flowers and cosy homewares at this stunning cafe, nestled in Canberra’s lush Botanic Gardens. The vibe is relaxed, comfortable and exceedingly well-decorated, leaving you feeling as though you’ve been welcomed into the home of a good friend who happens to have exceptional taste in decorating and dining.

A Celebration Haven

Pollen ticks all the boxes: Enjoy conversations with friends alongside a superior comfort-food menu, elegant table settings and lush green garden surrounds, creating a lunch experience to be remembered. Add it to your calendar for an everyday catch up or let us help you plan for your next special occasion.

Opening Hours



7 days

Pollen Kitchen closes at TBC

Dine-in area closes at TBC

Contact Us

T: (02) 6247 7321


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