cafes

Lismore, Nimbin and villages’ award-winning cafes and restaurants make the most of the region’s bounty, incorporating fresh local and organic produce into their menus. The many and varied eateries are sure to have something to tempt your taste buds.

Enjoy a locally-produced coffee in one of Lismore’s funky cafes or relax and unwind and enjoy the friendly atmosphere at Benchtopespresso or the retro diner cool of the Mecca CafeDragonfly Café’s pastries are amazing, Henry’s Bakery has fresh-baked breads and treats and Lismore’s Pie Cart bakes pies onsite with mushy peas, mash and gravy.

  • Cafes

  • Flock Espresso & Eats

    Flock Espresso & Eats

    lismore

    Espresso Bar with Eats. Two ladies offering a selection of homemade, organic and gourmet tasty treats. Accompanied by Allpress coffee beans in a snazzy vintage (more)

  • La Baracca Espresso Bar & Trattoria

    La Baracca Espresso Bar & Trattoria

    lismore

    Whether it is to sit and relax with friends, a business meeting or a treat for the family, La Baracca offers outstanding food and great coffee, all sourced (more)

  • Armonica Cafe

    Armonica Cafe

    nimbin

    Espresso & Wood fired Cafe with a friendly, vibrant, family atmosphere. Pizza, hand made pasta, panini, salads, great coffee and more. Vegan and Gluten free (more)

  • Nook Laneway

    Nook Laneway

    lismore

    At Nook there's always time to appreciate a damn fine brew and our "Nook-Made" treats. Come in and shoot the breeze, laugh it off at Nook #2480 (more)

  • Dragonfly Cafe

    Dragonfly Cafe

    lismore

    All cakes, pastries, tarts and our famous muffins are made daily by our pastry chef, plus the best coffee and fresh handmade food served in a vibrant, friendly (more)

  • Thai Satay Hut

    Thai Satay Hut

    lismore

    The Thai Satay Hut has been serving fresh, spicy, authentic Thai cuisine for over 11 years. Dine in or alfresco (more)

  • Coffee Shots

    Coffee Shots

    lismore

    Coffee Shots is a fantastic cafe at the end of Lismore Arcade off Molesworth Street Lismore. Led by the owner Mary, its staff are fantastic and they serve great (more)

  • Zen Sushi

    Zen Sushi

    lismore

    Modern and fashionable, Zen Sushi is a bustling place, especially during lunchtimes. Be sure to check out the Geinki Meal, served with a fresh bowl of miso soup (more)

  • Harvey's Eating Place

    Harvey's Eating Place

    lismore

    Catering for private and business functions. Phone orders welcome. All food made fresh on premises (more)

  • Doma Cafe

    Doma Cafe

    villages

    Creating authentic Japanese cuisine in a small village atmosphere. Outdoor seating and a traditional Japanese doma room, which features a low-slung table and (more)

  • Pot of Gold

    Pot of Gold

    nimbin

    Nimbins little Pot of Gold at the end of the Rainbow. The menu offers all meals previously available at the Rainbow Cafe including famous homemade chips and (more)

  • Peppertree Kitchen

    Peppertree Kitchen

    lismore

    Peppertree Kitchen is a boutique kitchenware and accoutrement's store specialising in cooking classes and product demonstrations. In essence it's a playground (more)

  • Lismore Workers Club

    Lismore Workers Club

    lismore

    Lismore Workers Club is Lismore’s largest club, with membership covering the Main Club on Keen Street, the Golf Club, the Heights Bowling Club and the Sports (more)

  • Summerland House Farm

    Summerland House Farm

    villages

    Summerland House Farm is a 172 acre macadamia, avocado and hydroponic tomato farm on the beautiful Alstonville plateau. Here you can experience all the region (more)

  • The Spotted Pig

    The Spotted Pig

    lismore

    For the love of locally sourced, handmade food, great coffee, craft beers and hand picked wine, The Spotted Pig is located  at the old Lindendale church. (more)

  • Abundance Cafe

    Abundance Cafe

    nimbin

    Abundance Cafe is a local food cafe, set in the beautiful Djanbung Gardens Permaculture College, just a ten minute walk from Nimbin Village. (300m past the (more)

  • Cafe Cappello

    Cafe Cappello

    lismore

    Cafe Capello is in the heart of Lismore offering you traditional Italian pasta and pizza with exceptional service and incredible coffee. Pizza, Pasta, Gelato (more)

  • Mecca Cafe

    Mecca Cafe

    lismore

    Take a trip down memory lane in the oldest cafe in town (est 1928). A licensed cafe offering indoor or outdoor dining right in the heart of Lismore CBD (more)

  • Nimbin Hemp Bar

    Nimbin Hemp Bar

    nimbin

    The H*E*M*P*Bar is a meeting place for Cannabis Law Reform activists from all over earth, the new HQ for the M.O.B, the Mardigrass Organizing Bunch, and (more)

  • Republic Of Coffee Espresso Bar

    Republic Of Coffee Espresso Bar

    lismore

    Republic of Coffee is an Artisan coffee roaster; roasting and distributing high grade specialty coffees. At our Espresso Bar you can experience coffee brewed in (more)

  • Blue Knob Farmers Market

    Blue Knob Farmers Market

    nimbin

    Blue Knob Farmers Market is a weekly market focusing on sustainability in particular encouraging the growing and buying local goods. This friendly market (more)

  • Sphinx Rock Cafe

    Sphinx Rock Cafe

    nimbin

    Only 25 minutes north of Nimbin, Sphinx Rock Cafe is a unique oasis, set in peaceful parkland with a flowing creek and views of Mt. Burrell. Situated next to (more)

  • Goanna Bakery & Cafe

    Goanna Bakery & Cafe

    lismore

    Goanna Bakery has been supplying Northern NSW and beyond since 1994 with the highest quality organic sourdough breads. Since moving into our current premises in (more)

  • The Bank Cafe

    The Bank Cafe

    lismore

    Modern cafe dining in a retro setting in a century old bank. All day brekfast and lunch, Veneziano coffee, vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options, and in- (more)

  • Leo's Food Bar

    Leo's Food Bar

    lismore

    Quick service food located in the CBD. Everything from fresh salads, seafood, chips, burgers and more. Family friendly with a high chair available. Sit down and (more)

  • The Coffee Club, Lismore Square

    The Coffee Club, Lismore Square

    lismore

    Located at Lismore Shopping Square. Offering 'All Day Breakfast' selection, open grills, light meals and excellent coffee. Come and enjoy our award winning (more)

  • Nimbin Bakery

    Nimbin Bakery

    nimbin

    First food outlet to open in Nimbin, with great food and coffee. Fresh hot pies and Espresso Botero Coffee to start the day. Sandwiches ready to go or made to (more)

  • Phoenix Rising Cafe

    Phoenix Rising Cafe

    nimbin

    Just 5 minutes' scenic walk downtown from the centre of Nimbin, Phoenix Rising Cafe is an outdoor eating/performance venue located within the Old Butter Factory (more)

  • Henry's Bakery Cafe

    Henry's Bakery Cafe

    lismore

    Henry’s brings authentic, high quality breads, cakes and pastries to Lismore and the surrounding community 7 days a week. Our aim is to be the finest (more)

  • Reka Cafe

    Reka Cafe

    nimbin

    Cosy family run cafe specialising in snacks and meals using local produce, served by smiling staff. Speedy friendly service (more)

  • The Bircher Bar

    The Bircher Bar

    lismore

    The Bircher Bar looks to combine amazing natural flavours in the healthiest way possible; free of refined sugars, preservatives and additives. We look to (more)

  • Terrace Bar, The Richmond Hotel

    Terrace Bar, The Richmond Hotel

    lismore

    Terrace Bar offers "premium economy" dining in an open air setting. Enjoy a drink on the balcony or adjourn to the lounge area for a cocktail or just a coffee (more)

  • Blue Kitchen Gourmet Foods, Cafe and Catering

    Blue Kitchen Gourmet Foods, Cafe and Catering

    lismore

    Blue Kitchen manufactures quality, award winning chilli sauces, curry pastes, condiments, preserves, conserves and chutneys. All made on the premises in South (more)

  • Eltham Valley Pantry

    Eltham Valley Pantry

    villages

    The Eltham Valley Pantry offers visitors the opportunity to eat food in the place where it is grown. Visitors may take a guided tour of the pecan farming and (more)

  • Benchtop espresso

    Benchtop espresso

    lismore

    Boutique coffee and tea, using Locale Espresso from Melbourne, and offering multitude of blends, Single Origins and Organic coffee options. Using Organic (more)

  • Coffee Patch & Reflections Cafe Bar, Lismore Workers Club

    Coffee Patch & Reflections Cafe Bar, Lismore Workers Club

    lismore

    Enjoy a fresh brewed premium coffee along with a tempting selection of light snacks, sandwiches, delicious cakes or your favourite beer and wine (more)

  • Gloria Jean's Lismore Square

    Gloria Jean's Lismore Square

    lismore

    Located at Lismore Square. Experience our friendly service. Come and enjoy lunch or a snack and relax with a coffee, tea or refreshing drink from our large (more)

  • Cafe Saffron

    Cafe Saffron

    lismore

    Enjoy authentic Indian cuisine in a quiet, sophisticated atmosphere.Entrees, Curries, Rice Dishes, Tandoori Breads and Desserts. Vegetarian options available. (more)

  • Lismore Pie Cart

    Lismore Pie Cart

    lismore

    Lismore's iconic pie cart offers a wide variety of home-style pies baked on the premises with mashed potatoes, mushy peas and gravy. Eat at sidewalk tables or (more)

  • Nimbin Oasis Cafe

    Nimbin Oasis Cafe

    nimbin

    Nimbin's true Oasis... Great coffee, chai tea, healthy hearty snacks, meals and much more...Come in and experience the joint with your friends (more)

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