Spoil the Tastebuds

Local Cafes & Restaurants

Take in the ocean views in comfort & luxury

Lennox Head

With a relaxed coastal village atmosphere, Lennox Head is home to a range of cafes & restaurants that take full advantage of beautiful views and fresh local produce.


Relaxed Beachside Dining

Award winning wood fired pizzas, fresh local seafood steak and all delicious bits in between! Washed down with a thoughtful selection of wines beers and cocktails.

Takeaway available.


Authentic, Traditional Thai Food in a Relaxed Atmosphere

A very popular restaurant in Lennox Head offering indoor and outdoor seating in a tropical garden setting. Have a seat at the the trendy bar for a pre dinner drink and choose from a list of cocktails, wines and beers.


Relax and dine in an elegant coastal style

The menu is always dynamic, fresh and seasonal. You’ll be treated to only the best ingredients, sourced sustainably with organic farming principals in mind.

Breakfast and lunch, seven days. Dinner available Thursday to Saturday.


Meet with Friends for a bite

Williams Street offers delicious all-day Breakfast and Lunch 7 days a week. Open for Dinner Thursday to Sunday in a relaxed beachside setting. ​

Fully licenced bar, with a great selection of beers on tap cocktails & happy hours.


The perfect mix of Asian Comfort Food and Fantastic Cocktails

Mr Tipsy’s is the spot in Lennox Head for good food, delicious cocktails, and fun times. A mouth watering menu features comfort food from across Asia, complimented by spectacular cocktails, local beers, wines and spirits.


The Place To Be

Shorty’s is a very popular bar with the locals in the social hub of Lennox Head. Perfect place to meet friends after a day of shopping and relaxing on the beach for a drink and tapas style dining.

the perfect union of long, relaxed beaches & a forward-thinking food scene


The cafes & restaurants of Ballina are the perfect place to meet with friends and family. Carved by the Richmond River and North Creek, this sleepy coastal town is the place for you enjoy a weekend getaway with a delicious meal.


Quality Healthy Food

Belle General specialise in sourcing and creating amazing gluten & dairy free alternatives that are not lacking in quality, flavour or texture. They offer the option to experience different quality foods that challenge the idea of so called ‘normal food’. Also offered is quality wheat and dairy products for those who prefer them, ensuring that there is something for everyone.


Every seat is the best seat in the house

Born of a love for fine Italian cuisine, ever flowing wine and coastal living, Capiche is the perfect compliment to any sunset. With authentic Italian flavours prepared with fun and heart, join us to walk the line from delicate to decadent and everything that falls between.


An Intimate Open-Kitchen Restaurant with European Heritage

Lola is an intimate open-kitchen restaurant reflecting the European heritage of its chefs. Here you can experience the celebration of the connection between food and people and blend this with creativity, passion and fun to create a unique experience.

Lola was born as a space to celebrate their nonconformity to gender hospitality stereotypes and praise diversity and inclusion.


Shelly Beach Cafe is located along Shelly Beach in East Ballina. This beautiful new cafe boasts scenic ocean views and feels as though you are sitting right on the sand.

Open Tuesday to Sunday for breakfast and lunch, choose from their extensive menu serving fresh meals using local produce and accompany your meal with a coffee or drink from the bar.

This is the perfect location to sit back, relax and breathe in the fresh sea breeze.

Expand your tastes in a multicultural haven

The Hinterland

The Hinterland is home to a variety of local cafes & restaurants that pride themselves on abundance and unions of cultures, each as vibrant as the last.


Ancient Ingredients, Modern Flavours

Karkalla reflects the essence we believe to be truly Australian- coastal, sun kissed, relaxed, and most importantly generous.
We are known and loved for our all-day brunches, share style dinners, welcoming atmosphere, and love of locally sourced ingredients.
We respectfully acknowledge the past and present traditional owners of the land the Indigenous people of Australia and respect their culture and identity which has been interwoven with the land and sea for generations.


Like stepping into the lanes of old Shanghai

Grocery, Dumpling House and Takeaway, Tea House and Gift Stores:
Red Ginger grew out of a love of Asian food and culture into rich Asian emporiums of delights for all your senses.
Featuring a full-range of Asian groceries for the home cook.
We also have the finest teas from China, Japan, Taiwan, India and Australia.


An authentic take on Mexican cuisine

A network of local, mindful producers fortunate to work with the incredible produce the region provides. Dishes are simple yet complex in flavour. Fully licenced, shaking up cocktails and sourcing a diverse range of agave spirits, natural wines and beer. The restaurant has a great vibe, the staff are friendly and knowledgeable on the food they serve. The food is a flavour sensation and the cocktails top shelf!
Open Fri to Mon 5pm (kitchen closes 9pm). Sun lunch 12pm – 2:30pm.


Stop in and treat yourself or someone special to something sweet

Step back in time to experience old world charm and be greeted with friendly smiles and super service. Take in the scrumptious smells and sights of gourmet chocolate, premium bulk chocolates, rocky road, brittles, fudge, marzipan, traditional and new lollies, gelato and sorbet and so much more!
The Mullumbimby Chocolate Shop has been a part of the community for over 20 years, serving up sweets and treats to both the young and old, and all those in between.