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18 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 7994
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Jan 3, 2014
“So slow we left...”
Aug 22, 2013
“Great restaurant!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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91 - 100 of 103 reviews

Reviewed November 22, 2010

They do a seriously excellent bacon and egg sarnie here, plus a fine bloody Mary (but only after noon). Helpful staff, too

Thank Grizzly78
Reviewed September 7, 2010

Why not was our last dinner in Byron Bay. We were looking for a special atmosphere and were there specifically to have the farmers market 3 course dinner. The idea of eating whatever looked fresh and enticing at the farmers market that morning was brilliant....More

Thank Jacqs2010
Reviewed May 16, 2010

Excellent food, good vegie range and organics too. Good quick service and follow-up. Nice fresh juices also

Thank shereeann
Reviewed February 24, 2010

I needed a place that would satisfy my needs of eating delicious food, drinking fine wine and feeding a 3 year old with my father's expectation of 'no asian nonsense' (too old to handle anything other than old fashioned food). We ate shoulder of lamb...More

Thank Dunnman
Reviewed February 21, 2010

Went here for brekky after reading other reviews. I was a tad disappointed in the muffin I chose for breakfast as it didn't really taste just out of the oven fresh (it was 7.30am) which begs the question when was it made?? It was alright...More

Thank irishrose82
Reviewed January 16, 2010

Went there with my husband for a night out in Byron. The staff were incredibly sweet and accommodating but I had some sort of prawn and mussells soup that was almost inedible, plus it contained no prawns. My husband's chicken was marginally better, but I...More

1  Thank horiklia
Reviewed November 1, 2009

We've eaten out at whynot a couple of times for breakfast. The food was very good. The staff was very friendly and recognized us after the 1st time there. There is free internet and a lounge area in the back. It wasnt packed in the...More

Thank liv83
Reviewed October 2, 2009

We had a brief visit to Byron Bay and in the morning had breakfast here. I think they might have been short staffed, the folks next to us were complaining about a delay in getting their meal, but our food came quickly. We sat at...More

Thank magnificent_mel
Reviewed March 21, 2009

Had dinner there last week and had a nice young man waiting on us. I don't know what he did wrong but what I presume to be the owner tore into him in front of the whole restaurant. The poor kid looked mortified. Even though...More

2  Thank surfstyle09
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Reviewed July 20, 2008

Love it, love it, love it. the 'beds' are a great place to relax and chill out with friends and your man

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$7 - $25
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Jonson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6680 7994
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