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Fox and Bow

$$ - $$$Cafe, ,
4B Farrer Place, Farrer 2607 | Farrer Shops, Canberra 2607, Australia
+61 2 6286 4816
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“cake” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4B Farrer Place, Farrer 2607 | Farrer Shops, Canberra 2607, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very happy that we made the time to return to Fox and Bow great coffee, beaut breakfast and buzzing atmosphere. Quirky and upbeat, a friendly team headed up by owner Alex.

Thank Bin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a beautiful breakfast, pancakes and big breakfast. Great coffee. Fast service. Indoor and outdoor seating. Outdoor seating had heaters and blankets. Nice atmosphere & friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit. Parking out the front.

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a great littler casual cafe that makes a very big hearty breakfast & good coffee. If you are in the area its worth a visit

Thank Glen W
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

My family & I dined here last Sunday morning. A small, vibrant and busy cafe. Friendly and helpful staff with efficient and quick service. I was surprised as it was rather busy & would suggest you go earlier rather then later. You can sit inside...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Cute suburban brunch/lunch joint. Service polite and quick. Try the hot cakes they are simply delicious!

Thank Marina_Naomi
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Friendly service and good variety of brunch options. Had an egg-cellent bacon and egg roll. Perfect egg and seemed super fresh. Will be back!

Thank Lena_989
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Visited for brunch with friends on a cold and frosty morning. Food was good but parts of it were hot and parts cold, one piece of toast was buttered one wasn't so some minor tweaks needed. The staff were young and outstanding, coping well with...More

Thank Jane2901
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This cafe is the standout addition to Farrer shops and has lifted the whole complex. From the murals to the activities for kids, everything has been designed to be welcoming and to encourage you to sit and relax for a while. The food is not...More

Thank Mames17
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Free parking at the door. Small venue with seating inside and out. I’ve eaten in and also picked up a breakfast roll and coffee as a takeaway. They also have a small selection of cakes and pastries. Food is simple and consistently good. Coffee quality...More

Thank Lattegirl72
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

This Cafe is consistently great, the big breakfast is great and hearty with the chorizo a standout. There are plenty of other options with the bacon and egg roll a standout, have with your favourite beverage (great coffee).

Thank CentrefoldHHH
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Marilyn B
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Response from Gay W | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Kathryn A | Reviewed this property |
Yes I have seen dogs on leads outside - there are even water bowls and areas to tether you dogs while ordering - I even saw a guy with a cockateel on his shoulder having a coffee outside :P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4B Farrer Place, Farrer 2607 | Farrer Shops, Canberra 2607, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6286 4816
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