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Silo Bakery Cafe

36 Giles St | Kingston, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6260 6060
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“tarts” (60 reviews)
“grain salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Giles St | Kingston, Canberra 2604, Australia
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Reviewed 2 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 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Great food but poor service. We had to ask 3 times for our coffee/pastry. After receiving our food it was very nice and well worth the price.

Thank Nick E
Reviewed April 20, 2017

A delightful light lunch of grain salad with haloumi and the tarte flamiche, with austrian beer and glass of wine - Silo never disappoints. And of course,a slice of delicious fruit tart to take home.

Thank wazbud
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Nicely made bread and pastries. Expensive to eat in for lunch. Not sure if it was worth the wait; been meaning to come here for a long time but was disappointed.

Thank Mandy R
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

I have been a huge fan of this place for years and years, their bread, tarts etc. are fantastic. BUT their table service is terrible which made me stopped going there. I thought I would give it another go yesterday and was again hugely disappointed...More

Thank Pocket_Rocket_CT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
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
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