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

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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

    blue knob

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

  • The Spotted Pig

    The Spotted Pig

    lindendale

    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)

  • 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)

  • 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 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Blue Knob Hall Gallery

    Blue Knob Hall Gallery

    blue knob

    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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Abundance Cafe

    Abundance Cafe

    nimbin

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

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • Sphinx Rock Cafe

    Sphinx Rock Cafe

    mount burrell

    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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

  • 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)

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