We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Silo Bakery Cafe

36 Giles St | Kingston, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6260 6060
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“tarts” (60 reviews)
“grain salad” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Giles St | Kingston, Canberra 2604, Australia
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (312)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 308 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good lunch time drop in venue. Limited but tasty mid-priced options to suit most appetites, ranging from a soup of the day and duck rillette in a sough dough sandwich to three different pizzas. Prompt, pleasant service with food presentations served nicely hot.

Thank ColinHill116
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch of grain salad and a salami olive and bread plate. Just delicious. Returned the next morning for take home supplies of bread and desert pastries which are always a must. Get there early for the best selection.

Thank WAW2312
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay, Canberra is sadly lacking good 'high-end' bakeries (happy to be proved wrong and would love to know where they are), but surely that doesn't mean a bakery with pretensions to be high-end can consistently sell burnt items? I don't ever recall buying burnt offerings...More

Thank Gattaca616
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good coffee limited seats Fresh on site bakery items all on site Interesting menu but limited good options but no just eggs bacon

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A great local spot with plenty of pastry choices. Almost too good to eat but worth trying a bit of everything from cakes to pastries. They bake plenty of sourdough options as well as sausage rolls and pies. The coffee is great and plenty of...More

Thank Alain A
Reviewed July 3, 2017

the absolute best sourdough in canberra- get there early in the morning while it is still warm, or a ham and cheese toasty for lunch. exceptional.

Thank icmsmith
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

I once worked close to Silo and liked popping in now and again for one of their lovely pastries. I took along the family to introduce them to their delights on a Tuesday after lunch and outside of school holidays and once again struggled to...More

Thank Nige-ACT
Reviewed May 11, 2017

Need time as can be very busy. Great pastries and enjoy the food overall. Not a lot of space so consider take away and go to the park.

Thank 914peterjones
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

This boutique cafe in Kingston has a reputation for its excellent bakery and cheeses. The service is intelligent, and the food is indeed very nice. But when they charge $27 for a cheese plate with tiny tiny portions (see photo) and similar for a small...More

2  Thank Jay G
Reviewed April 30, 2017

We enjoy a beautifully cooked breakfast. Sat on the bar stools because the place was humming at 8.30 on a Saturday morning. Food and tea were excellent. Be prepared to pay a bit more but well worth it.

Thank Dawn3847
Nearby Restaurants
Thai Amarin, Kingston
8 reviews
.07 miles away
Jones & Co
6 reviews
.03 miles away
Penny University
240 reviews
.05 miles away
105 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Touch of Siam
11 reviews
.42 miles away
Canberra Glassworks
262 reviews
.35 miles away
Old Bus Depot Markets
237 reviews
.30 miles away
Manuka Swimming Pool
7 reviews
.35 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Silo Bakery Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Giles St | Kingston, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6260 6060
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing