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Jonsons Restaurant Bar

111 Jonson Street., 2481 Byron Bay (NSW)See map

Average price A$50

Join us for Pasta Night every Tuesday. Two options. 15AUD

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MENU Join us for Pasta Night every Tuesday. Two options. A$15

Restaurant menu

  • Average price A$50
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Char Grilled Pork Cutlet (gf) (df)
Succulent Pork with Catalan style White Beans, Smoked Eggplant & Spiced Sesame
Pan Seared Market Fish (gf)
Fresh Daily from Local Supplier served with Confit Potatoes, Cherry Tomatoes, Green Beans & Dried Olives
Boeuf au Champignon (gf)
Prime Eye Fillet, Duck Fat Roast Potatoes, Sauteed Mushrooms & a Mustard Reduction
Join us for Pasta Night every Tuesday. Two options. A$15

Dietary options

Gluten free, Vegetarian dishes

User photos

Market fish
Fig with whipped feta, honey and herbs.
Prime eye fillet
Chocolate Soufflé
Pork Belly



Ratings & Reviews


based on 287 reviews
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Quality of food :9.4/10
Service :9.6/10
Setting :9.3/10
  1. Kerri C.
    Kerri C.
    • one review

    We had an unexpected overnight stay in Byron and were so thrilled to have found this little restaurant. The atmosphere was perfect, food amazing, the staff friendly and the owner, well, she was just gorgeous. If visiting Byron do yourself a favour and book a table, you'll be so glad you did!

  2. Naomi J.
    Naomi J.
    • 2 reviews

    We keep coming back because the food is great, we always enjoy the atmosphere and it’s a great place for a margarita or whiskey sour. The staff are always friendly and efficient and we always feel very welcome. We love it.

  3. Travelling T.
    Travelling T.
    • 10 reviews

    The food was delicious, but the best part of this gorgeous little restaurant is the service. Especially the lovely owner. Thank you for your hospitality.

  4. Tony D.
    Tony D.
    • one review

    We felt very welcome from the time we arrived. Service was excellent. We selected a mix of dishes from the tapas menu. All were wonderful and there were others we wished we could have tried too. Highly recommend this place.

  5. Rich U.
    Rich U.
    • one review

    Great steak and Squid Ink Pasta was fantastic also. The wine was lovely. Service and staff could not be faulted at all. Good place for dinner. Would recommend

  6. Rita L.
    Rita L.
    • 2 reviews

    This restaurant was highly recommended by friends. What can I say. The staff were great and so friendly. The food was absolutely amazing. What can I say but Thank you for a wonderful night and we will be back.

  7. Ashleigh N.
    Ashleigh N.
    • one review

    Absolutely amazing! Amazing food, service, atmosphere and venue. My husband and I loved it! We have come here on our honeymoon and they definitely made us feel special and welcomed. Thank you

  8. Sue S.
    Sue S.
    • 2 reviews

    What a wonderful experience we had at Johnson’s Restaurant.. from the pleasant waitress to the amazing food we ate !! Everyone should try the ink gnocchi you will not be disappointed!! Yummm

  9. Alexandra Z.
    Alexandra Z.
    • one review

    The service and ambience was amazing. Staff went above and beyond to make our wedding anniversary so special for us. From dinner drinks and dessert on the house, nothing was ever too difficult for these guys. I will be back! Everyone please check this restaurant out!

  10. Cherie C.
    Cherie C.
    • one review

    Excellent staff, friendly & professional, the food was flawless, the beef was just amazing. Chocolate Torte was exquisite. We’ll be back soon.

  11. Naomi J.
    Naomi J.
    • 2 reviews

    It is our local go to. The owners are fabulous and the staff are great. Food is always excellent. We always enjoy the atmosphere. We are so happy we have Jonsons to go to because it’s a really good restaurant for so many good reasons.

  12. Peter J.
    Peter J.
    • 3 reviews

    Awesome food with great service. Enjoyed some really good tapas all served by a great team. The deconstructed Pavlova was worth the visit alone. Plus the playlist was also really good! Loved it.

  13. Thea S.
    Thea S.
    • one review

    The food was really tasty and the staff were lovely.. but some of the tapas plate servings were tiny for the price. The cocktails were delicious.

  14. Rebecca P.
    Rebecca P.
    • one review

    Food was amazing, the fish and my partners steak was cooked perfectly. The staff were so lovely and the owner came and greeted us after dinner and was so lovely and friendly 10/10

  15. Gareth C.
    Gareth C.
    • 2 reviews

    Food was lovely. Excellent tapas. Service was prompt and attentive. Staff were friendly. Overall, I had a great experience and I’d love to go back

  16. Ian B.
    Ian B.
    • 2 reviews

    Excellent place, food was fantastic. The Lamb Skewers were amazing and the Pork Chop was a very, very close second to the best ever which was at Rockpool, Sydney. Easily the best food I’ve had in Byron and I’ve been coming here for years.

  17. Skye H.
    Skye H.
    • one review

    Fabulous service and the beautiful woman and the front made the experience even more memorable

  18. Marko S.
    Marko S.
    • 8 reviews

    Service was great, but unfortunately this time we seem to have been unlucky with the steak. Both of us didn't enjoy the quality as much. Consistency more of a brisk but been a filet and first time overcooked but perfectly cooked in second attempt. I hope it was just unlucky as last time the steak was stunning...

  19. Ann C.
    Ann C.
    • one review

    Enjoyed the restaurant, service excellent, food delicious with a great range of interesting choices. Wine list good range, value for money reasonable

  20. Robyn A.
    Robyn A.
    • one review

    This perfect place to enjoy a cocktail and delicious fresh local food really ticks all the boxes for a great evening out. The fig and whipped feta share plate special kicked off a wonderful evening for us. Attention to detail, happy staff and a relaxed atmosphere.

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More information

Opening time

Monday to Sunday 7.00 am until 12.00 Noon

Monday to Sunday 5.00 pm until Midnight

How to get to the restaurant

111 Jonson Street., 2481, Byron Bay (NSW), Australia

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About the restaurant

A gem in Byron Bay!

Located on Jonsons St - a main street in Byron Bay - Jonsons has become the true heart and place for all beachgoers. Featuring dishes that can be enjoyed day or night, it’s no wonder Jonsons has become the spot to be. Come here for a coffee and breakfast, a tasty lunch or a warming dinner. Dine outside under the relaxation of a wonderful Byron day, or choose to sit inside to experience a more intimate environment.

Best dish: XO Beef Cheeks.


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