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Alexandra Gibson3 years ago

Find the freshest food in Byron Bay for your family.

With so many processed foods that are covered in chemicals in this day and age, it seems like everyone is craving clean and raw foods which energise the body. Byron Bay's heath conscious culture has lead to many small cafes popping up for the locals who love raw, vegan and vegetarian combinations. We have found these raw food cafes that serve dishes that not only nourish your body but also your soul.

Cardamom Pod

Scrumptious vegetarian dish, Cardamom Pod – Byron Bay

The Cardamom Pod has been a favourite of locals and is a staple when dining out. Nothing but the freshest ingredients are used with all of their dishes which include salads. This spot is known for their interesting spin on salads and sweet treats that you can even get your kids to eat. The casual dining experience is very family-friendly and their colourful food will make convincing the little ones to eat all the exciting vegetables on their plate easier, before browsing the raw sweets that are available near the counter.
Where: 7 Lawson Street, Byron Bay NSW 2481

Santos Organics

Tofu stir fry, Santos Organics - Byron Bay
Tofu stir fry, Santos Organics – Byron Bay

Located on Jonson Street, Santos Organics is a health food store and restaurant which aims to encourage families to go organic and not eat processed meals. Their range of raw, vegan and gluten-free treats for afternoon tea are so delicious you’ll forget that there is no artificial sugar or added sweetener. Try the raw cao cao mousse to get your chocolate fix which can also be shared with your family. So head over to Santos Organics after you have enjoyed roaming the streets of Byron Bay to eat and browse their heath food store or simply try the drinks at their organic juice bar.
Where: 105 Jonson Street, Byron Bay NSW 2481

Fundies Wholefood Market

Home made Aztec Bake, Fundies Wholefoods Cafe – Byron Bay

This quirky cafe and organic food grocer can be found easily as it is in the historic post office in Byron Bay. Fresh food is made daily with a series of vegetarian dishes, salads, organic coffee and juices. Its upbeat atmosphere and great location is great for kids to enjoy their food and see the sights of Byron Bay. Also, have a look in the health food section of the grocers for some snacks that you can take home for the family to enjoy after a big day out.
Where: 61 Jonson Street, Byron Bay NSW 2481

Fig Tree

Freshly caught snapper, beans, peas & carrots, Fig Tree - Byron Bay
Freshly caught Snapper, beans, peas & carrots, Fig Tree – Byron Bay

Bringing a new spin on fine dining, the Fig Tree Restaurant is inspired by living off the land with original appetisers and degustations that simply look like works of art. Visit their garden onsite and see how your scrumptious meals are made. The Fig Tree Garden only planted two years ago has now become a vegetable oasis of inspiration for Head Chef Che. The beauty of all the meals at Fig Tree Restaurant is that they are made mostly made from the produce that is hand-picked in the garden and brought straight to your table. They also have a clever tasting menu which changes daily with seven different dishes that each make an impression. Be sure to make a reservation because this exclusive dining experience is unforgettable.
Where: 4 Sunrise Lane, Ewingsdale NSW 2481

Where do you enjoy eating healthy foods in Byron Bay? We would love to know.