Top Choice Cafe in Byron Bay

The Roadhouse

A short trip out of town will find you at Byron's most atmospheric night spot. Rocking incredible, locally sourced wholefoods and elixirs by day, Roadhouse transforms into a dimly lit, blues-infused bar at night wit…
Mediterranean in Byron Bay


The eponymous architectural feature here wraps around the building and gives you tremendous views of the passing Byron parade and the always-clogged traffic circle. The food is Mediterranean, with global influences.…
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Bay Leaf Café

Green juice–sipping diners spill down the front steps of this hip, wedge-shaped cafe where breakfast is the star. The small but excellent menu is prepared in a busy open kitchen and might feature vanilla wild-rice r…
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Caffeine fiends flock to this place to sip the excellent coffee while soaking up the morning sun. Lunch options include bagels, pasta and salads.
Middle Eastern in Byron Bay

Orgasmic Food

This alley eatery is one giant step above a falafel stall. Its hearty mezze plates are ideal for picnics.
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Twisted Sista

Bounteous baked goods include huge muffins, calorific cakes and overstuffed sandwiches on beautiful bread. Tuck in to them at one of the outdoor tables.
Vietnamese in Byron Bay


Spilling out onto a terrace set back from the street, Lemongrass serves all your favourite Vietnamese dishes, from ricepaper rolls to pho bo (beef noodle soup).
Japanese in Byron Bay


Choo-choo-choose something from the sushi train or let the Japanese chef slice up a plate of fresh sashimi.
French in Byron Bay

Petit Snail

Get stuck into traditional Gallic fare such as steak tartare, duck confit and lots of fromage. There’s outdoor dining on the veranda. Vegetarians get their own menu (mains $21 to $25).
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Mary Ryan's

Snuggled up to the ABC Centre, this bookshop cafe serves a healthy selection of salads and a somewhat less healthy array of cakes.