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1 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
6680 8080
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Takeout

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
One of the Best Fush and Chupps Ever

YUM! You gotta get to thiis Fishmonger's in the alley-way 1 block off the main Byron Bay beach and order the right thing -- whatever their fresh fish o' the day, anyway you like it cooked from their variety of choices. They definitely know how to cook their fish to perfection. And the chips... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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San Francisco, California, USA
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Pearl Beach, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Located in Lane Ln quite close to the buzz area. Go early or hard to get in. Probably the cheapest in the line of eateries. Fantastic food fantastic service. Ice bucket for wine and outsourced beer put in fridge Waitress ran down street to give spouse her handbag. In a word GREAT!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I went here because it was highly rated. Did no let us down. Healthy options and great specials menu. Takeaway or eat in. Advise you to get takeaway and sit in the park overlooking main beach. Great way to end a day

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Best fish n chips in byron bay they have many healthy options salads etc not just greasy options they can't be beat

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San Francisco, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

YUM! You gotta get to thiis Fishmonger's in the alley-way 1 block off the main Byron Bay beach and order the right thing -- whatever their fresh fish o' the day, anyway you like it cooked from their variety of choices. They definitely know how to cook their fish to perfection. And the chips taste more like thrice cooked chips... More 

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Byron Bay, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Very disappointed locals...$88 for Fish N Chips & Calamari Meal for 4! overcooked chips were so soggy with oil they couldn't be eaten, fish same, calamari tough as leather. After a few nibbles to satisfy our hunger, all of it in bin at beachfront! I sent 2 emails to owners and not a reply or even a phone call. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Yummo!!!!! really nice grilled fish & salad. A modern take on the traditional fish & chips but really good, went here for lunch daily on holidays January just gone!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Grilled prawns with salad and corn. Prawns were really sweet and juicy whilst the salad was crisp and fresh with a mixture of asian and traditional ingredients. Recommended.

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Metro, Lampung, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Some friends told us about this place, and I read some good reviews on this place. However, we didn't have that good experience. We ordered baby octopus with soy sauce and salt & pepper calamari; we got both octopus and grilled calamari in very thick soy sauce; . Couldn't eat most of whatever served in the bowl, it was simply... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Every time we are in Byron we go to Fishmonger's. It's down a side lane-way off the main street and worth finding. The venue is cheap and cheerful and the food is delicious. This time I had the grilled fish and it was amazing! The best fish I've had in a really, really long time. Perfectly cooked and nice seasoning.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

By far the best fish and chips I've ever had. My friends were discouraged by the price as it is pricey and somewhat fancy for fish and chips but TOTALLY worth it! One of the best meals I had in byron, had a kids size because I don't eat big portions and it was totally enough, nice battered fish and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Bay Lane, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: 6680 8080

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine

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