A Fish Shop Called Dory
173 River St, 6686 6828
From healthy fish and chip options to coconut prawns, homemade tartare and lime mayo, this is a chippie with a difference.
1 Grant St, 6681 9500
This terrific local club has recently undergone a multi-million dollar refurbishment and now offers on Level One a brand new cafe and lounge area. The ground floor offers both The Boardwalk and the River Cafe, where chef Blake Seymour (ex Byron Bay Resort & Spa) has delicious food to satisfy all tastes. Blake uses local produce in his menu as well as all your club favourites are available.
Belle Central Cafe
Shop 12 Wigmore Arcade 141 River Street, 6681 6833
See below. Now a second location right in Ballina CBD.
Belle General Cafe Takeaway Store
12 Shelly Beach Rd East Ballina 0411 361 453
Locan and seasonal produce, whole foods and health conscious options including gluten, dairy free and low sugar foods in an amazing beachfront setting.
1/105 River St, 6686 8313
95 River St, 6681 1770
Green Coast Coffee
3/140 River Street, 6686 0563 Dive into the bagels with smoked salmon, marscapone and chives. Gluten free options available.
Just Funkin’ Music and Coffee
124 River St, 6686 2440 Cappucino and fabulous music to buy Lighthouse Beach Café 65 Lighthouse Parade, 6686 4380 Classic brekkie food, burgers and mains in a beachside cafe with a deck and polished wooden floors.
Lantern Tea Room
Shop 6, 144 River Street, 6686 8312 Try the scone and cream in a vintage style tea room
Maggie and Mr Jones Espresso and Wares
3/81 Tamar Street
Malibu Burgers, 97 River St, 6686 2183
208 River St, 6686 8621
Try the salmon sashimi salad or pork belly curry. Or how about yummy udon noodle soup with a tasty plate of crispy tempura?
37-41 Cherry Street, 6686 2564
Sirocco Café and Gallery
136 River St, 6681 6344
147 River Street, 6681 4033
Shaws Bay Hotel
3 Brighton St, East Ballina 6686 2034
The public bar offers two big screen televisions and a number of smaller televisions to cover multiple sports and games at the same time. A front beer garden has live music on Friday and Sunday nights while the back beer garden is the largest of its kind on the north coast with panoramic views over Pop Dennison combined with the beach volley ball court, a ‘pirate’ shipwreck and the beach, plus a Sunday Session of live music.
Thai By Night
157 River Street, 6686 7217
The Australian Hotel
103 River St, 6686 2015
DJS Saturday night, a restaurant, a beer garden and two bars.
The Bean Bank Coffee House
77 River St, 5615 0106
The Slipway Hotel
56 River Street
Two bars, two beer gardens, an outdoor undercover dining area, and local bands and musicians.
12-24 Fawcett St, 6686 5259
Situated right on the river and offering plenty of locally sourced seafood. Local Sunday live music sessions create that perfect dining ambiance while you unwind and relax with a cocktail.
Wicked Delights Bakery
12/44 Links Ave, East Ballina, 6686 8382 and West Ballina Shopping Centre
A bustling French patisserie.
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