Northern Rivers Restaurants With Air Conditioning

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Just a stone’s throw from the beachfront on Marine Parade, Taverna is a boutique, Greek-inspired restaurant in Kingscliff. Step through the mint-coloured front door, where flowering bougainvillea trai...
"Has something for everyone."
Courthouse Restaurant

Courthouse Restaurant

Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 10:00:AM


Blending history with hospitality, Courthouse Restaurant on Burringbar Street in Mullumbimby brings a farm-to-plate menu to locals and visitors alike. Housed inside The Courthouse Hotel, this Mod Oz r...
Cafe Clarence @ Ulmarra Hotel
Perched on the east bank of the Clarence River, Ulmarra Hotel is home to Café Clarence, offering sumptuous Mod Oz fare in comfortable, breezy surrounds with the option to stay a night or two, should t...
Hidden among Lismore’s laneways, The Loft on Nesbitt Lane offers a dining experience reminiscent of Melbourne’s inner-city culture. Nestled in a former industrial building and spread over two levels, ...
"Love they use their own farm vegies"
Annola Thai Restaurant

Annola Thai Restaurant

Thai   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM


Spice up your next meal in Grafton by stopping by at Annola Thai Restaurant on Prince Street. With a team of Thai Chefs at the helm, Annola’s authentic menu stays true to tradition, offering a range o...
Situated on the edge of Lismore’s CBD, La Baracca Espresso Bar & Trattoria offers Mod Oz cuisine with international flavours. Chef Jumil Dela Torre along with Mario Scholl and Chris Eyles have created...
"Inspired by age-old artisan trades."
Butcher Baker

Butcher Baker

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM


Inspired by age-old artisan trades, Butcher Baker on Byron Street brings honest food and good times to Bangalow. Located in a heritage-style building on the main street, this trendy café boasts an in-...
"Down to earth bistro!"
A natural bush setting provides a stunning backdrop on Bayshore Drive for The Sun Bistro, a family-friendly hang-out for Byron Bay locals. Let the little ones roam freely in one of two kids' play area...
Perched atop Byron Bay's Jonson Street, luxuriously styled Loft restaurant and bar overlooks Main Beach and the bustling centre of town below. Head upstairs to find a light, open space with relaxed ca...
Take a culinary journey through the Himalayas from the comfort of Kathmandu Kitchen Nepalese & Tibetan Restaurant, located on Marine Parade in Kingscliff. Encompassing guests in red and yellow hues, K...
Cafe Cappello

Cafe Cappello

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 5:30:AM


Enjoy a culinary journey through Northern Italy guided by Café Cappello, a much-loved Lismore establishment centrally located on Carrington Street. A welcoming vibe invites locals and those travelling...
At Fins they cook food in an innovative and nutritious manner and achieve this by the judicious use of fresh local herbs, spices, wines and pastes. Their seafood is fresh, local and whenever possible ...


Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM


12 Chef Hat Award
Season restaurant is one of the many highlights of a stay at Peppers Salt Resort and Spa at Kingscliff. Featuring the fine dining on which Season’s Chefs pride themselves, a gourmet menu – along with ...


Modern Australian   $$$$$   Opens at 12:00:PM


14 Chef Hat Award
After spending your morning frolicking at Spooky’s beach, dust the sand from your feet and make a b-line for Yum Yum Angourie Café and General Store. Indulge in a takeaway coffee and housemade treat o...
Taking up residence in Alstonville's heritage listed post office, café 86 on Main is a locally loved hotspot for coffee and brunching occasions. Rustic charm abounds inside and out of this corner cott...