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Cheeky Monkey's

American, Bar, Pub, Australian
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115 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
61 02 6685 5886
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gold coast, australia
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9 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here to celebrate a friends hens night. While making a decision whether to pay the $10 cover charge for a maximum of 15 seconds, we were aggressively yelled at by the management to make a decision or leave. I don't know where this aggression came from but certainly not good vibes from management!

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Thank marikajane
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were looking for nightlife in Byron and suddenly some woman gave us flyers to Cheeky monkey. We went in and first it was quite quiet (don't let this fool you). We got free champagne for the whole night! Suddenly the whole place was lit and everybody was dancing and having fun! There were kinda stairs where we could dance... More 

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Thank Elina823
Brisbane, Australia
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140 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a awesome night out here. Came on a Thursday night and was busy with good music and entertainment. Won a free day trip to nimbin and they gave free drink for my birthday. Made my night fun, special and memorable. Staff are friendly and outgoing. Cheap dinner prices too. Recommend the steak!!!

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Thank Desiree C
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

We were at a paint party on a friday. Cheeky monkeys had a girl to paint us all, and then we partied all night. Wear clothes you're not afraid to get paint on to. There is gonna be paint all over. Good location and local!

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Thank Stine L
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Stayed at the hostel opposite who gave us vouchers to use so we got a really good deal for a meal and a drink. The food portions are huge and came really quickly. Guaranteed a fun night out, full of backpackers! Great place :)

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Thank HayleyMarks
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Such a fun place!! Great music, lovely staff and fun paint party. If you feel like having a fun and crazy night, go here. Will go back one day

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Thank Viktoria T
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

I took 12 of my friends there for my hens. i was so excited to go there because i thought it was supposed to be a good place to party like they advertised. I went to order my second drink and told my friend at the bar what i wanted to drink. I was then tapped on the shoulder for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Nice bar where if you want to dance you have to do it on the tables. Fun place, reasonable prices, great atmosphere.

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Thank Joshua C
Moncton, Canada
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890 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We first visited the Cheeky Monkey about 11 years ago on our first trip through Australia, it’s a fun backpacker/transient type bar with all sorts of good old-fashioned nonsense for those in the mood for that kind of stuff (loud music, shooters, heavy drinking) which we were totally up for 11 years ago. The place is not for us now... More 

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Thank JGDynamo
Brisbane, Australia
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26 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

It's an ok place for cheap drinks before a night somewhere else. The Set up is confusing and reminded a lot of us of a prison. Dance floor is on steel tables so don't be sitting for too long unless you want your drinks kicked over. Pretty tacky place overall.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: 61 02 6685 5886

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