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TOWN Restaurant and Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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33 Byron St, Bangalow, New South Wales 2479, Australia
+61 2 6687 1010
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NOWRA
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Don't eat out back if temperature over 30.....it's a crammed sweat box and with the slow service to boot - not a great experience. Water dragons in the garden are the only real draw card here as a small fancy named salad roll for $18 is a bit over the top.

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Thank barrsalona
Punakaiki, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Town cafe is great cafe nestled in the heart of Bangalow. It is a local favourite and offers beautiful coffee, breakfast and lunches. From the owners right through to all the staff, the service is friendly and makes you feel comfortable in the cosy surroundings. Highly recommend the deli-style baguettes! A must try if you are in Bangalow. Also should... More 

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Thank mattcampion
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good service & healthy lunch! Menu was quite basic but quality good & fresh. Decor very homely. Would recommend it.

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Thank Saskia P
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

*The Salmon - with Miso, Almond and Garlic was outstanding *Starter of Tomato Consommé was a delight - take a long sniff of the glass it's served in - close your eyes and know you are sitting amongst the tomato vines. I'll be making regular trips from Brisbane for the weekend now just so I can come here again and... More 

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Thank Sandra P
Forster, Australia
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922 reviews
372 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing through Bangalow and decided to go to Town cafe for lunch. The menu was great as it wasn't the run of the mill type menu. We both settled on the Smoked Salmon Salad with Kipfler Potato, witlof Salad , watercress and a mustard dressing. I have childhood memories of witlof and was quite keen to try it's... More 

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Thank Anita T
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88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Town is a brilliant surprise. For those who adore top end, quality food made with the greatest levels of technical capability and underpinned with love this is a must attend. There's a strong commitment to high end flavour and the owners of this little gem walk the talk when it comes to delivering a mind blowing culinary experience. They run... More 

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Thank Paul J
Melbourne, Australia
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Every holiday in Byron Bay we book the degustation dinner at Town Restaurant. We are never disappointed with the quality of the food and the service. Our latest visit was as good as every other, the food is amazing. We highly recommend this restaurant and look forward to returning on our next trip to Byron.

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1 Thank KJPET
Victoria, Australia
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Sign says wait for service. Stood at that sign like a doofas, ignored by numerous waiters and stared at by the mostly pretentious try harders that were seated. Sat down on bar stool outside. Nothing. Went inside and stood by barista. Told to go and wait at the sign! So glad we gave up waiting. We went to the bangalow... More 

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Perth, Australia
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stopped here for a late lunch after escaping the chaos of Byron Bay. The waitress was most helpful in finding us a table in shade out in the back courtyard. Yes, the two lizards do come out, but they're only interested in picking up crumbs and can be easily shooed away! The selection of meals is reasonably compact and due... More 

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Thank Robyn S
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

What a wonderful surprise this restaurant was. We had the most sophisticated meal on our visit to Uptown Restaurant for New Years Eve dinner, we enjoyed it so much we went back for more 5nights later and in the meantime we had the best coffee , heavenly chocolate brownies and pistachio cake with rose flavoured cream there one morning as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Byron St, Bangalow, New South Wales 2479, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Bangalow
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6687 1010

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