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The Italian Byron Bay

2 Bay St | 2481, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 7055
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (36 reviews)
“pork belly” (28 reviews)
“arancini balls” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
2 Bay St | 2481, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Our first night in Byron Bay and our group of 5 dined here. The food, ambiance, staff, service were all 5 star. Absolutely loved everything about the restaurant and would book again. The ravioli and tiramisu wee highlights for me

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 535LisaF
Reviewed today via mobile

Booked here for dinner during our stay in Byron Bay. The restaurant itself is very nice and big with a nice atmosphere. I enjoyed the wine we ordered however my partner did not, and did not drink it. The food was good but not great....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 376hayleeb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here at the weekend and the food and service was amazing. No hesitation in recommending The Italian for a lovely fine dining experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pauline00890
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the special of the night which raviolis with an incredible sauce, bread and the surf appetizer! Too bad Colorado is so far away!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank coloradomaddogg71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Felt welcomed from the moment we walked in the door. The staff were amazing and the food was perfect. Will definitely be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kev8319
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful restaurant offering contemporary Italian in a relaxed atmosphere. Amazing service and an extensive wine list. Our waitress Jaz really looked after us and we left absolutely satisfied. We absolutely recommend the lamb rump, it is divine. And if your into wine, we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Melanie D
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This diner was simply over the top. Casual atmosphere but 5 star quality of food and service. There is a limited menu but the choices are all wonderful. You cannot go wrong. I had the fish of the day perfectly cooked on a bed of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DaleRachmeler
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited The Italian on our first night in Byron and we were instantly impressed! The staff were extremely attentive and the place had a nice relaxed atmosphere. We had the pork belly to start which was amazing followed by pasta which was equally as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Emily W
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant- nothing was too hard for waiting staff- change of table , read out and explained the menu( foolishly had left reading glasses behind). Sampled wines till we got what we liked. Our waitress , bar staff and food superb.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nicky f
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Incredible food and fantastic service- and that was for a group function. Somehow The Italian managed to cope with 85 women for lunch on a mother’s weekend. Despite the large number, the food was delicious, the service delightful and the entire lunch was fabulous. Given...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Margaret L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bay St | 2481, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Byron Shire  >  Byron Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6680 7055
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