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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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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (5 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Lawson St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 9 rocked up and fussed around with our orders however the staff gave us patience and kindness. The food was extremely well priced, presented and generous. No complaints from our side at all. Thanks.

Thank Toni D
Reviewed 16 May 2018

I had it in my head when I woke up - I wanted a cooked Breakfast . It's a bit of a drive into Byron from my Home in the Bush BUT I had to do a couple of things in Town . My friend...More

Thank JamesHarry W
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We have the privilege of coming here for coffee and sometimes breakfast every Saturday. The food and coffee never let us down - it's delicious and fast! Above all, our friendly waiter makes us smile every time. Our dachshund gets treated like royalty even though...More

Thank JaimeOz
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

After leaving another cafe - just around the corner - due to non-existent service, it was a relief to be met with a warm welcome and prompt service. Food was fresh and good value.

Thank Kimberley L
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Very fast service, even with a big amount of people (over 200) the service is quick and the quality allways the same. I ll come back for sure!

Thank Loïk G
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Not lying.... milkshake is out of this world! Breakfast is amazing in general. Loved this place so much. Cheers!

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Walked the length & breadth of Byron and found a great cafe, friendly service, great ambience & good value for money my wife had the Q burger and I had flathead fillet burger, both excellent and plenty to eat with chips n fried onion rings.

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The cafe and bistro part is where the backpackers DO NOT GO to eat their meal as part of their accommodation package. You will get your food cooked separately. Porterhouse steak (250g) with small salad and chunky chips only $23. Wine well priced too. Great...More

Thank only1invillage
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here. Good service, location and amazing food. Complete food envy as we all ordered different things.

Thank MQ85
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Best Eggs Benedict I've had in a long time. Not crowded. Great service. Fantastic coffee. All my family enjoyed their breakfast.

Thank Bruce G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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