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

  • 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)

  • Pot of Gold

    Pot of Gold

    nimbin

    Nimbin's 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)

  • Cafe Saffron

    Cafe Saffron

    lismore

    Enjoy authentic Indian cuisine in a warm, friendly atmosphere with indoor and al fresco dining available and table service.Indian cuisine freshly cooked Entrees (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)

  • 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)

  • 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 bakery (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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Nimbin Bush Theatre Cafe

    Nimbin Bush Theatre Cafe

    nimbin

    Just 5 minutes' scenic walk downtown from the centre of town, the Nimbin Bush Theatre Cafe, (formerly the Phoenix Rising Cafe), is an outdoor eating/performance (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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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. Local (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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Blue Knob Hall Gallery

    Blue Knob Hall Gallery

    nimbin

    Blue Knob Hall, established in 1930, is situated beneath the sacred Aboriginal landmark of Lillian Rock, and Blue Knob mountain.Many social and educational (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 Republic of Coffee it is all about the flavour and, (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, specialty coffee, fresh & local produce, best burgers in town, (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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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. The place to go for (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)

  • 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)

  • LaVida Bar and Restaurant

    LaVida Bar and Restaurant

    lismore

    Visit Lismore's best alfresco dining courtyard, located in the heart of Lismore "LaVida" is your getaway from everyday life. Its European styled courtyard is a (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)

  • 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)

  • Dirty Wilson

    Dirty Wilson

    lismore

    Not only a burgers and beer shop but basically a burger and beer shop with other tasty treats to eat and drink. Dine in or Take away.  (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)

  • The Garden Plate

    The Garden Plate

    lismore

    Wholesome Vegan and Vegetarian food, catering for special dietary requirements.Freshly prepared salads,a selection of savory items. As well as a selection of (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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Red Dove

    Red Dove

    lismore

    The Lismore Uniting Church Regional Mission is in the heart of the CBD and offers a mixture of a traditional & contemporary church service on Sunday (more)

  • Cafe Cappello

    Cafe Cappello

    lismore

    The taste of Northern Italy, Cafe Capello is in the heart of Lismore offering you traditional Italian cuisine with exceptional service and masterful coffee & (more)

  • 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)

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