Northern Rivers Restaurants With Fully Licensed

"Readers' Choice 2019 Winner"
Autumn MenuNew dishes to tempt youWe're starting to see some respite from Summer's heat on the hill, Autumn is a beautiful time here. Why not head on up?
Born in the beauty and fire of new beginnings, Karrikin restaurant on Coldstream Street in Yamba offers an ever-changing four-course set menu, crafted from local, seasonal produce and foraged delicaci...
Influenced by the tables of Spain where food is made to be shared, St Elmo Dining Room & Bar brings all things to all people in Byron Bay. Located on the corner of Fletcher Street and Lawson Lane, thi...
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

Mullumbimby

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...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Bistro"
Stroll up from the sandy beachfront and relax alfresco on the deck as balmy sea breezes ruffle nearby trees at Sandbar & Restaurant on Beech Street in Evans Head. Newly renovated and nestled inside Ev...
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, ...
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...
Dust the sand from your feet and head straight off the beach to Kingscliff Surf Club to enjoy an icy beer on the balcony, with sprawling views of the Pacific Ocean. The interior boasts an impressive b...
"Inspired by age-old artisan trades."
Butcher Baker

Butcher Baker

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Bangalow

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...
"Readers' Choice 2020 - Thai"
Exotic, spicy and fresh, Mahsuri Thai brings a culinary tour of Thailand to the shores of Kingscliff. A vibrantly decorated dining room filled with warm, welcoming tones of dark red and cream combined...
Shiny Brew

Shiny Brew

Cafe   $$$$$   Opens at 6:30:AM

Kingscliff

Everything is shiny in every way at Kingscliff locally-loved café Shiny Brew on Cylinders Drive. Stroll up from the golden sands of Kingscliff Beach and take a load off at this warm and fuzzy eatery, ...
"Readers' Choice 2019 Mediterranean"
Dine where Kingscliff locals love to eat at Phoebe’s Mediterranean on Marine Parade. Authentic Mediterranean flavours and a family friendly vibe await in stylish surrounds at this contemporary restaur...
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...
"Readers' Choice 2019 - Vegan"
No Bones

No Bones

Vegan   $$$$$   Opens at 4:30:PM

Byron Bay

No Bones about it! This Byron Bay plant-powered tapas and cocktail bar is on a mission to save the Earth one Brussels sprout at a time. Nestled on Fletcher Street not far from the salty sea air of Mai...
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

Lismore

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...
Chido Cantina

Chido Cantina

Mexican   $$$$$   Opens at 5:00:PM

Lennox Head

Chido Cantina serves modern Mexican cuisine with many Mexican favourites such as tacos, burritos, nachos & bowls on the menu. Chido Cantina is set in the main street of Lennox head with the beach just...