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7 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Suffolk Park, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After paying $25 for two large takeaways, we were so incredibly disappointed with the lack of food that existed in our takeaway containers. When you buy a takeaway you expect it to be full of food ensuring you "get what you paid for" but this wasn't the case at Cardamon Pod. One container got the tinniest spoon of rice with... More 

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Thank LC0101
New South Wales, Australia
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 recent takeouts this week . One was good , tasty and cooked . Last nights was poor - chickpea curry & Dahl were both I undercooked . The rice had hard pieces in it -so beware !

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Thank tron65
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here early this month and found the range and pricing of the food to be very good. Service was pleasant and quick. Also do try some of their raw food desserts, it's amazing what's in them and how they taste. I had the raw Tiramisu.

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Thank meganubbin
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

We always visit Cardamom Pod when we come to byron. Very hearty vegan/vegetarian food, kofta balls, lasagne, curr, fried cauliflower entree to name some of the favs

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Thank Paul G
Perth, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We were highly recommended by a friend to go to Cardamon Pod and it certainly didn't disappoint. The vego curries were so good. I managed to squeeze in a bit of desert after too! Halva with cream afterwards - AMAZING!!

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Thank Rhonda L
Sydney
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139 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

We say the restaurant sign board and was really interested to give it a try. It is a very small place but serves very tasty good vegetarian Indian food. Their servings were also quite generous. We very much enjoyed eating in this restaurant.

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Thank Chatsuparna
Caloundra, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

We visited our favourite little lunch venue in Byron again this week. Even though it is vegetarian, the cafe it a favourite for both my husband and myself, with neither of us being vegetarian. The kofta balls delighted yet again and this time, we introduced the kids to them...with great feedback also. It is well priced too.

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Paradise Point, Australia
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Friendly, helpful staff happy to assist with salad and hot food selection, all at a reasonable price. Fresh, fresh, fresh.

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Thank LyndaB B
Mullumbimby, Australia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

This is a great, quiet tucked away spot. The service is friendly and down-to-earth and the vegetarian food is delicious and wholesome.

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Thank Jenni C
Blue Mountains, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

We recently stayed overnight in Byron Bay and chanced upon the Cardamom Pod. We elected to have the four choice selection and chose kofta balls, Malaysian veggie curry, bean curry and veggies. Everything was absolutely delicious and very reasonably priced. The staff were wonderful too - friendly and helpful. We will definitely be back next time we visit Byron.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Indian, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Bay

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?