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The Rocks at Aquarius

16 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6685 7663
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
16 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

Big boy- 2 large lumps of meat make it well worth the money and the vegetarian burger was the best I’ve had in ages! Full of cheese, salad and beetroot as well as the sweet potato and chickpea burger itself.

Thank hers_07
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Good menu to choose from with a nice breeze on the veranda to sit and relax. Reasonable prices and good service. Meals are fairly large in size. Order and pay at the counter and everything will be delivered to your table.

Thank travelguy1944
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately not good for me. I ordered a bacon, tomato and avocado wrap for breakfast. I specifically asked the lady when ordering that I would like my bacon 'burnt' ...black to be exact. She laughed but I said I won't eat it if it isn't....More

Thank tastewoolgoolga
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We found the restaurant by chance for a breakfast and it was really good ! We ate on the terrace which was really nice and had a very tasty breakfast ! I recommend !

Thank Lola B
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Visited Byron Bay for this year's writers festival. Enjoyed three breakfasts en route to the event. Relaxed and friendly staff. Good choice of breakfast options and nice sunny outdoor seating.

Thank almeriaAustralia
Reviewed July 27, 2017

The service was great, however when ordering a smashed avocado it would be nice to receive more that 1/8 of an avocado!! Expensive for what was received, however it is Byron bay. There are other places which offer better value for money!

Thank Berit R
Reviewed July 17, 2017

We just came here to eat, we did not stay here. The burger we had here was absolutely delicious, and well priced. I didn't expect food at a backpackers to be so good ! The food in Byron Bay generally seems to be overpriced -...More

Thank AUStephanie
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed The Wreck and Bircher muesli for breakfast, and the coffee was delicious - despite the fact that the waitress spilt one of them all over the table (and our things) and then insinuated that we may have to buy another...but then realised it...More

Thank sjmtjackson
Reviewed June 18, 2017

There are plenty of water jugs readily available of which you can help yourself. If you order coffee there are no sachets of sugar or sweetener available as you have to ask for this with your coffee order. Otherwise you need to wait in line...More

Thank Kim P
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Went here for a refresher after a long walk and ended up getting the best milkshake of my life. The staff are so friendly and nice and go out of their way to make sure everything is made to a high standard. A little expensive...More

Thank Ming L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6685 7663
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The Rocks Cafe and Bistro at Aquarius with it's chilled out vibe, caters for tourists and locals alike. With huge breakfasts, lazy lunches, freshly brewed local coffees and a range of smoothies and fruit juices to choose from, there is something for everyone. We are full licenced, with a number of tap beers, wines and cocktails, so why not treat yourself!
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