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Tosolini's

Mama Tosolini's is famous for its coffee and Italian specialties, many are using Mama Tosolini’s traditional recipes. Here you will find both food on the go, catering and the restaurant.
My Café

My Café

At this café you can sit out on the pavement and watch the passing parade that is busy at all times of the day. My Café combines a modern Australian menu with a trendy Manuka style.
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Bookplate

Located inside the National Library, Bookplate is the perfect spot for coffee and cake after touring the national institutions close by. At the Bookplate you can find multitudes of people. So why not sit back and enjoy a cup of coffee!
Koko Black

Koko Black

To have some sinfully tasty chocolate drinks is what you can expect at Koko Black. You can dive into heaven on earth and become a chocoholic, you will not be sorry. Koko Black has a wide range of chocolates and your tough mission would be to find which one you like the best!
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Silo Bakery

A wonderful selection of breads and pastries is to be found at Silo Bakery. Together with a terrific selection of cheeses in the walk-in cheese room you have most certainly found yourself a pleasant stop. At this café you can enjoy both breakfast and lunch.
Gus’s Café

Gus’s Café

This is one of the original cafés in Canberra and still going strong. The original owner Gus pioneered the outdoor café style eating in Canberra (and was fined for his impertinence!).
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